E.On has promised to replace its standard variable tariff (SVT) with a fixed term tariff, initially for smart meter customers. People having a smart meter installed will be offered a one-year fixed tariff.
Ofgem wants customers to be able to switch energy supplier reliably in one day by 2020 and is planning to produce a work programme in 2018 to deliver that objective.
Welsh politicians are getting increasingly twitchy about the fate of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project.
Centrica has completed installation of 3MW of battery storage at the Gateshead Energy Centre – one of “tens” of similar projects in the pipeline for the company, which has been disposing of its large-scale gas generation plant in favour of distrib
Marketforce’s Future of Energy Supply conference in September revealed an industry grappling with change.
Ofgem is “hoping for a decent proposal early next year” to include the demand side in the balancing market (BM), according to the regulator’s smart systems lead, Louise van Rensburg.
Xoserve’s Sian Baldwin explains to Janet Wood how she plans to remake the company so its programme management strengths serve customers – and how better technological practice across the industry can cut the risk of new IT projects and sav
Changes in governance are vital to keep the industry fit for purpose through major change. Janet Wood spoke to Simon Harrison about pan-industry work on that issue – and how it affects price reviews on the horizon
Mike Foster says it’s time to give gas storage a secure future
David Hart argues that nothing shows the sustainable energy sector’s evolution better than the shift in questions asked about it. The same questions are about to be asked in the fast-growing ‘cold economy’