Business Utilities UK News

March 7, 2018

Ofgem threatens toughest ever blow to energy network profits

The energy regulator has put forward plans for its toughest ever clampdown on energy network profits in a bid to save households £5bn over five years. In […]
January 18, 2018

Network firms’ high profits add £20 to energy bills

Electricity network companies’ exceptionally high profits are set to add £20 to household energy bills this year, despite regulator Ofgem introducing a new regulatory regime designed […]
January 15, 2018

Energy price cap ‘could be gamed’, warns regulator

The Government’s crackdown on rising energy bills could be gamed by suppliers offering pricier ‘green’ tariffs via a legislative loophole, the industry regulator has warned. Ofgem […]
January 12, 2018

UK energy price cap could come into effect by Christmas 2018, Ofgem says

Energy bills have doubled in Britain over the past decade to an average of about £1,200 a year Energy regulator Ofgem has said that a plan […]