What can we expect from the mini-Budget next week?

The government is expected to deliver a mini-Budget next Friday

‘Nearly 70% of firms expect energy bill rise in the next three months’

Nearly 30% of firms see energy price rises as likely to negatively impact green investments, according to a new survey

Nearly 1.7m ‘set to cancel their direct debit energy payments’

One-in-seven customers have either already decided or are likely to cancel their direct debits, according to a new survey

Octopus boss: “We need more help for customers from government”

Greg Jackson has said many energy companies favour the launch of a tariff deficit fund that would cover the cost of freezing the price cap

“Why were gas-fired plants called on last in balancing supply and demand?”

Energy experts tell ELN what people can expect from Friday’s announcement of the new price cap

EDF plea for government to work on “viable solution” for soaring bills

A new package of cost of living support is already on the government’s table, Treasury Minister has admitted

Bord Gáis Energy increases its prices

Average electricity bills will go up by 27% while gas bills will rise by 39%

Energy bills to hike for Bulb customers

Starting from next month, many customers will need to pay an average of £69 more a year for their electricity and gas consumption

Ofgem fines SSE £2m over disclosure breach

The gas and electricity regulator says the company has delayed publishing information which could have had a ‘significant effect’ on wholesale electricity prices

Price cap: Energy bills to fall for 15m households from April

A total of 11m homes on standard variable tariffs will see a reduction of £17 a year