Saturday, September 18, 2021

Ofgem launches investigation into Community Energy Scheme UK

Energy regulator Ofgem has launched an investigation into Community Energy Scheme UK’s sales and customer service practices. The investigation is in relation to sales practices,...

Thames Water to pay over £11 million after business customers were incorrectly charged, Ofwat...

Thames Water has agreed to pay over £11 million to 13,800 non-household customers and water retailers for errors in its data which led to...

Ofgem orders Symbio Energy to pay £450,000 into Government renewables scheme

Ofgem is issuing Symbio Energy with a provisional order, which compels it to pay around £450,000 in full for a government environmental scheme. The Feed...

No more fossil fuels to heat new social houses, the Welsh Government announces

The use of fossil fuels to heat newly-built social homes will end from October 1st as Welsh Government commits to renewable energies and cutting...

UK publishes Hydrogen Strategy

The UK’s first-ever Hydrogen Strategy, which sets the foundation for how the UK government will work with industry to meet its ambition for 5GW...

Call for evidence launched on third-party intermediaries in the retail energy market

After the government committed to consult on regulating third-party intermediaries (TPIs) in the Energy White Paper, with a view to ensuring the regulatory framework...

Government to review ‘greenwashing’ of electricity tariffs

The government will review how energy retailers market ‘green’ electricity tariffs to consumers, amid concerns that some are overstating how environmentally friendly their products...

Broadband rollout trial to target hard-to-reach homes through UK’s water pipes

Fibre broadband cables could be fed through the country’s water pipes as part of the government’s plan to speed up the nationwide roll-out of...

£8m to be invested in new LED street lights across Northern Ireland

Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon has said an £8m investment this year to deliver a new LED street lighting programme will deliver future energy savings...

Water industry 2020/21 performance data published

The latest water industry performance data has been published by water companies for the year 2020/21, Water UK, a trade association which represents the...