Business Utilities UK News

October 31, 2017

British industry faces an energy cost crisis – and it is set to grow

Behind the political battles over household bills lurks a far greater energy cost crisis. It risks damaging British industry and undermining attempts to boost productivity after […]
October 25, 2017

Increasing power imports from Europe ‘threatens Britain’s supply’

Britain is importing an “increasing amount” of electricity from continental Europe which is putting its supply at risk. A new report projects the UK will receive 67TWh of […]
October 18, 2017

‘Big Six’ unduly dominating UK power policy, new report claims

Large incumbents such as the ‘Big Six’ utilities have a dominant and undue influence over UK energy policy, potentially holding back a clean power transition, a […]
October 16, 2017

industry Big six energy firms lose 163,000 customers as British Gas raises prices

The big six energy companies suffered a record exodus of more than 160,000 customers to smaller rivals in September, as British Gas increased electricity prices for […]