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September 19, 2019

VAT on household, solar and storage is due to rise from 5% to 20% on October 1st.

Businesses, campaign groups, industry bodies and the public have united to press the Chancellor to halt his proposed VAT increase on household solar and storage equipment. A move they argu...

August 18, 2019

Thousands of homes could lose their energy supplier in the coming months as a result of a financial shock looming over the industry's smaller companies.

Suppliers are due to pass on millions of pounds worth of renewable energy subsidies, collected via energy bills, to t...

April 10, 2019

What support is available for my small business?

Some of the help available to small businesses from funding to guidance and advice.

April 10, 2019

UK watchdogs must do more to prove they are protecting consumers, says National Audit Office.

The UK’s major regulators must do more to show they are protecting consumers amid rising prices and large numbers of complaints, the public spending watchdog has said.

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March 21, 2019

The UK's fuel consumption has dropped 10 per cent in the last decade, compared to 1 per cent in the rest of the EU.

September 4, 2018

MPs are facing calls to scrutinise the health impact of fracking after campaigners described the most recent government report on the subject as "seriously out of date". Thirteen health experts have written to the Commons Health and Social Care Committee to commission...

August 30, 2018

More than half of Brits do not trust their energy suppliers very much or even at all. That's according to the latest BEIS Public Attitude Tracker (PAT), which is now on its 26th wave of finding out what the public think about a variety of energy issues.

August 24, 2018

Almost 1.4 million households have left Britain’s “Big Six” energy suppliers so far this year as a series of price increases have spurred the public into action. If the number of switches continues at the current rate then the biggest suppliers will have lost 2.35 mill...

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