SSE pays £700k after missing gas smart meter target

The Big Six supplier met its 2018 target in February this year

MEPs back new rules to make power market ‘cleaner’ and prevent blackouts

They have adopted four new laws on the EU electricity market under the Clean Energy for All Europeans package

Thames Water’s online tool aims to help customers save money

The free calculator makes predictions based on responses to questions about how much water people use in their homes and gardens

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Ofgem threatens Avro Energy with new customers ban

The supplier has failed to become a Data Communications Company user to help drive the installation of next generation SMETS2 smart meters

Ofgem: Innovation should shape future energy market

Innovators say the current system of regulation, which includes industry codes, ‘is standing in the way’

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Smart meter revolution ‘could save engaged consumers hundreds of pounds’

New research from Delta-ee and Smart Energy GB suggests smart metering could prove as disruptive as Netflix and Spotify

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‘2020 target for smart meter rollout will not be met’

That’s the damning verdict from Rachel Reeves, Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee

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Majority of smart meter owners ‘unaware first-gen devices could fail’

Compare The Market says many SMETS1 devices could stop working properly if users change energy supplier

Competition watchdog launches review into prepayment meter cap

It will use information on the progress of the smart meter rollout to determine whether the prepayment price cap would need to be revoked early or extended

Plans for large-scale smart meter rollout across Ireland

A Siemens-Kamstrup consortium is to help deliver the solution for energy supplier ESB Networks