Ofgem has appointed Jonathan Brearley, its current executive director for system networks, as its new chief executive.
Published 3 October 2019
Four energy suppliers have been issued with final orders to compel them to make £14.7 million in outstanding payments they owe to comply with the Renewables Obligations schemes by 31 October 2019.
Published 1 October 2019
Record numbers of people have saved money after taking part in Ofgem's latest collective switch trial.
Published 27 September 2019
Ofgem has moved to protect the 29,000 domestic customers of Eversmart Energy after the energy supplier ceased trading last week.
Published 9 September 2019
URE Energy’s licence to supply electricity is to be revoked after the supplier failed to meet its Renewables Obligation for 2017-2018.
Published 15 August 2019
Energy watchdog Ofgem has fined Utilita Energy £175,000 after the provider failed to meet its carbon reduction obligations under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme between 2015 and 2018.
Published 30 July 2019
An energy supplier has been fined for failings which resulted in customers being unable to move to cheaper tariffs or access their accounts.
Published 5 July 2019
Knowes Housing Association was delighted to be selected for a visit to its office in Faiflley by Ofgem’s chief executive officer, executive director and four members of the Ofgem board.
Published 4 July 2019
Ofgem has fined two suppliers and an energy software and consultancy service £870,000 collectively after they were found to have breached competition law.
Published 30 May 2019
Consumers will automatically receive compensation from today if they suffer energy switching errors or if suppliers are late in refunding credit when they leave.
Published 1 May 2019
Companies will have to pass new tougher tests before entering the energy market under new proposals announced by Ofgem.
Published 12 April 2019
Millions of households across Britain are set to see an increase in the cost of energy after Ofgem increased price caps for default tariffs and pre-payment meter customers.
Published 7 February 2019
Housing association-backed energy provider Our Power has ceased trading.
Published 28 January 2019
A Borders energy supplier with around 290,000 customers has ceased trading after the company was given a £14 million bill by the energy regulator.
Published 26 November 2018
Energy regulator Ofgem has launched an investigation into Borders electricity and gas supplier Spark Energy over non-payment of money due under the UK Government’s renewables obligation schemes.
Published 23 November 2018