The HEAT Project awarded £99,045 grant from Ofgem's Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme

The HEAT Project, part of Blairgowrie and Rattray Development Trust, has been awarded a grant of £99,045 over two years from Ofgem's Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme.

Published 20 April 2021

Ofgem energy redress scheme awards over £2m to charities

The Energy Saving Trust has today revealed 32 new charity-run projects that will receive funding through Ofgem's Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme.

Published 30 March 2021

18 energy suppliers pay £10.4m for contract renewal failures

Eighteen energy suppliers are issuing refunds and redress payments worth £10.4 million after Ofgem found the companies did not adhere to price protection rules.

Published 2 March 2021

Energy price cap to increase from April

Energy prices are set to rise by as much as £97 for millions of consumers in April as a result of changes in wholesale energy prices, regulator Ofgem said today.

Published 5 February 2021

Ofgem proposes £100,000 fine for late payments into renewables schemes

Ofgem has proposed a fine of £100,000 to Symbio Energy £100,000 for making four late payments into UK Government renewables schemes, including Feed-in Tariff (FIT) payments and the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme.

Published 28 January 2021

Ofgem recommends an independent body to help lead Britain’s green transformation

Ofgem has recommended the creation of an independent body to help lead the path to net-zero at the lowest cost to consumers.

Published 25 January 2021

Govan community receives £200,000 energy boost

Families in Govan have been given a winter warmer with news of a £200,000 energy boost for the community.

Published 19 January 2021

Another £2m awarded to charities through Ofgem's energy redress scheme

Ten charities have been successful in securing over £2 million of funding in the latest round of the Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme, the Energy Saving Trust announced today.

Published 12 January 2021

Ofgem makes £1m carbon emissions reduction fund available for charities

A new fund to support charity initiatives that reduce the climate change impact associated with energy use has been launched today by the Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme.

Published 10 December 2020

Fife's world-first zero carbon hydrogen-to-homes project gets green light

Gas network company SGN has received approval to build a world-first 100% green hydrogen-to-homes demonstration network in Fife.

Published 1 December 2020

Utilita 'shocked and disappointed' at Ofgem's claims of smart meter failures

Energy supplier Utilita has refuted a suggestion by industry regulator Ofgem that the company is failing to act on smart meters as "grossly unfair".

Published 30 November 2020

Ofgem investigates Scottish Power smart meter obligations

Ofgem has launched an investigation into whether Scottish Power breached rules around obligations to install smart meters for domestic consumers in 2019.

Published 6 November 2020

Ofgem issues three final orders for £15m unpaid payments

Ofgem has issued three suppliers with final orders compelling them to pay £15 million in outstanding payments to comply with the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme and in Feed-in Tariff (FIT) levelisation payments by 31 October 2020.  

Published 30 October 2020

Utilita to pay £500,000 for overcharging customers

Utilita has agreed to pay £500,000 in redress fees for overcharging almost 40,000 of its prepayment customers by over £125,000.

Published 29 October 2020

Ofgem strengthens protections for vulnerable energy customers this winter

Energy regulator Ofgem has confirmed plans to strengthen protections for customers who are struggling to pay their bills this winter with the introduction of new licence rules for suppliers.

Published 21 October 2020