Commons committee holds Bulb Energy session on Ofgem price cap announcement day

The session on Bulb Energy will feature witnesses including Ofgem boss Jonathan Brearley and Octopus Energy Chief Financial Officer Stuart Jackson

Bulb’s rescue to cost taxpayers £260m, says Octopus

Octopus decided to keep bills down for its customers, a move that averted the possibility of making a slim annual profit

Bulb customers receive urgent message after takeover by Octopus

Households are being informed about the changes on energy bills as the takeover finalised a few days ago

Bulb’s collapse ‘could add £150 to energy bills’

It is predicted that by spring 2023 the cost of bailing out Bulb could jump to £4bn, according to a new report

Octopus ‘asks for £1bn government support to seal Bulb takeover deal’

The energy supplier is reportedly keen on paying up to £200 million to take on Bulb’s 1.6 million customers

Octopus reportedly joins bid to take over Bulb

Centrica and UAE’s Masdar have also reportedly shown interest in Bulb’s 1.6 million customers

Taxpayer-backed Bulb announces increase in tariff

Bulb customers will pay an additional £13.33 a week for their energy use on average, the company said

Is Bulb’s sale process about to start?

The company’s administrators will reportedly appoint an asset management firm to handle the sale

Bulb ‘owed £254m to customers’

Bulb’s special administrators reportedly revealed that by the end of last October the company had a total of £640 million of liabilities

Administrator ‘on hold for a new big collapse in energy market’

London consulting firm Teneo is reportedly kept on standby to act as a “special administrator” amid fears that one large energy supplier could collapse soon