Tag Archives: ofgem

Ofgem clarification removes barrier to battery storage for 900,000 solar homes

Updated technical guidance by Ofgem has been released, that clarifies the treatment of existing payments for homes that currently export...

British Gas pays out £2.65million over invalid exit fees and overcharging

British Gas has paid £2.65 million in refunds, compensation and redress after an Ofgem investigation found it misinformed customers by...

OFGEM announces new energy bills cap and online switching service

Ofgem is announcing plans to protect vulnerable consumers as part of a wider programme to make sure all consumers get...

Ofgem announces prepayment price cap, to help over 4 million households save money on their bills

Ofgem has announced a prepayment price cap which will come into effect this April. The cap will initially apply to over...

Ofgem “must be scrapped” says union for energy workers

Government cannot duck taking the decisions needed to keep the lights on and ensure the decarbonisation of the sector says...

Ofgem is introducing a price cap for people on pre-payment meters – saving them £75-a-year

Ofgem – the energy regulator – is introducing new measures to “deliver a more competitive and fairer energy market for...

15% increase in people switching their energy accounts

More consumers are shopping around with over 6 million energy switches in 2015, says Ofgem. New figures published today by...

RHI just for the rich – OFTEC

RHI take up concentrated in affluent south, showing scheme only fit for wealthy few says OFTEC. Almost half of RHI...

Ofgem secures £1 million payment by British Gas for mis-selling

Ofgem has secured a £1 million package from British Gas after they mis-sold to customers in Sainsbury’s stores nationwide and...

Ofgem proposes improvements to green tariffs to improve protection for consumers

Ofgem is proposing changes to the green tariffs market to ensure that consumers are empowered in making the right decisions....