Customers are set to experience the highest standing charge since the implementation of the Ofgem price cap in 2019, according to a report
Businesses in the hospitality sector have been treated in a “disgraceful” way, UKHospitality has said
Christine Farnish doubted if “standing charge is fit for the modern world”
Alternative ways of recovering the cost of supplier failure could negatively affect vulnerable customers, Ofgem has concluded
Campaigners have called on the regulator to work with energy firms to offer additional support to customers
Nearly 120,000 people on prepayment meters will be eligible for around 49,000 vouchers to support them during the cost-of-living crisis
Last week the a House of Commons Committee heard from the heads of some of the country’s leading energy suppliers of their concerns for increased fuel poverty next winter as the energy crisis deepens, amid calls for the introduction of a social energy tariff.