US launches initiative to protect electric system against cyberattacks

A 100-day scheme encourages operators to deploy technologies that detect and mitigate threats to critical infrastructure

Iberdrola and MAPFRE set up renewable energy joint venture

They aim to add green energy projects to reach a portfolio of up to 1,000MW in Spain

Bristol Water workers on strike due to ‘pay freeze’

The company has offered a 1.5% pay rise

Swiss investor buys 49% stake in BayWa r.e.

Energy Infrastructure Partners has invested €530m in the German utility

What is Utility Bill Management?

Utility bill management (UBM) sometimes referred to as utility expense management (UEM), simply put, is the process of streamlining utility bill collection, validation, and payment.

Brits ‘spend more on tech services than on utility bills’

The average consumer will spend almost £1m across a period of 63 years on gas, electricity, water, their phone and other bills, according to a report

Rob Morgan

Meet the energy expert, Rob Morgan

Ofgem has launched an investigation into potential breach of billing rules

The regulator says the investigation relates to non-domestic supplier United Gas and Power

EDF announces additional support for customers affected by Covid-19

The French energy firm suggested it may allow certain customers to make repayments over a longer period of time

Robotic process automation ‘could change the face of utility management’

That’s the suggestion from Catalyst Commercial Services – we spoke to Chief Executive Officer Chris Hurcombe and Chief Commercial Officer Scott Pickavance to find out about its new EaaSi offering…