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  • Published: 25th Jun 2015
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem calls for a level playing field for prepayment customers

Ofgem is today calling on all energy suppliers to treat PPM customers fairly as its review shows variation in the treatment they’re receiving.

  • Published: 23rd Jun 2015
  • News
  • Corporate information, Electricity - offshore transmission
  • 0 Associated documents

National women in engineering day: a bright future beckons for engineers at Ofgem

Min Zhu, our associate partner for electricity transmission, marks women in engineering day explaining the opportunities she’s found as a chartered engineer at Ofgem.

  • Published: 3rd Jun 2015
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - wholesale markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem's response to National Grid's announcement on Additional Reserve Capacity for Winter 15/16

Read our response to National Grid’s announcement on the 2.56GW of additional electricity reserve it has secured for winter 2015/16.

  • Published: 3rd Jun 2015
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

From October energy suppliers must tell customers if their cheapest deal is marketed under a different brand

Ofgem has today announced its final decision on how energy suppliers who sell energy using white labels will be regulated.

  • Published: 26th May 2015
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem statement on prepayment meters installed under warrant

Ofgem response to the increase in pre-payment meters being installed under warrant by energy suppliers.

  • Published: 22nd May 2015
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem announces review of markets data

Ofgem has today announced a review of energy markets data to provide greater transparency about the market to inform the energy debate.

  • Published: 21st May 2015
  • Press releases
  • Enforcement
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem opens investigations into five generators’ compliance with Capacity Market Rules

Ofgem has opened investigations to see if five generators provided false or misleading information to National Grid about planning consents for some of their proposed generating units that took part in the December 2014 capacity auction.

  • Published: 15th May 2015
  • Press releases
  • Electricity - offshore transmission
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem appoints preferred bidder for Westermost Rough offshore transmission assets

Today Ofgem has appointed Transmission Capital Partners as the preferred bidder to own and operate the offshore transmission link to the Westermost Rough windfarm for the next 20 years.

  • Published: 30th Apr 2015
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Gas - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Supply Market Indicator for April 2015

Today Ofgem has published its latest supply market indicator (SMI) for the month of April 2015. The SMI is published on the last Thursday of each month.

  • Published: 2nd Apr 2015
  • Press releases
  • Domestic consumers, Electricity - retail markets, Enforcement, Gas - retail markets
  • 0 Associated documents

Ofgem secures £7.75 million package for consumers following E.ON overcharging error

Ofgem’s investigation found that E.ON incorrectly charged exit fees and/or overcharged customers following price rises in January 2013 and 2014.

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