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  • Published: 30th Jul 2020
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - distribution
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Ofgem proposals to ‘turn your street green’, transforming local electricity networks

Ofgem to ‘turn your street green’, with proposals to transform Britain’s local electricity networks for a cleaner, fairer energy system.

  • Published: 29th Jul 2020
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  • Business consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets
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Fairer energy deals for microbusinesses

Ofgem has unveiled plans to tackle unscrupulous energy brokers so millions of microbusinesses can get a better deal.

  • Published: 15th Jul 2020
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  • Enforcement
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Ofgem investigates United Gas and Power Ltd’s billing and communications activities

Ofgem launches investigation into United Gas and Power Ltd’s billing and communications activities.

  • Published: 9th Jul 2020
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - transmission, Gas - distribution, Gas - transmission
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem proposes £25 billion to transform Great Britain’s energy networks

Ofgem has unveiled proposals for a five-year investment programme to transform Britain's energy networks to deliver emissions-free green energy for GB along with world-class service and reliability.

  • Published: 29th Jun 2020
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets, Licences, codes and standards
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More help for prepayment customers and those struggling with bills

Ofgem is consulting on plans to standardise and strengthen support for prepayment customers and for all customers who are struggling to pay their energy bills.

  • Published: 25th Jun 2020
  • Press releases
  • Business consumers, Corporate information, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets, Licences, codes and standards
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Ofgem publishes final proposals on raising standards for existing suppliers

Ofgem finalises proposals for existing suppliers to drive up customer service standards, reduce the impact of supplier failure and strengthen the safety net for consumers.

  • Published: 22nd May 2020
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - transmission
  • 0 Associated documents

£60 million savings on new Hinkley Point C grid link

Energy regulator Ofgem has confirmed its decision to cut the proposed cost of the Hinkley-Seabank project by £60m, saving consumers money on their bills.

  • Published: 23rd Apr 2020
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - transmission
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem approves 600MW Shetland transmission link

Ofgem has approved a proposal by Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) to build a 600MW subsea electricity transmission link from Shetland to mainland Scotland.

  • Published: 15th Apr 2020
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - wholesale markets, Enforcement
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem requires InterGen to pay £37m over energy market abuse

InterGen to pay £37m over energy market abuse.

  • Published: 21st Mar 2020
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  • Business consumers, Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem appoints Bulb to take on customers of Gnergy Ltd

Ofgem has appointed Bulb to take on supplying Gnergy Limited’s 9,000 domestic customers and small number of non-domestic customers.

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