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Ofgem appoints Scottish Power to take on customers of Yorkshire Energy

Ofgem has appointed Scottish Power to take on supplying Yorkshire Energy’s (also known as Daisy Energy) 74,000 domestic customers and a small number of...

Northern Gas and Power appoints senior hire to focus on global energy strategy

Northern Gas and Power (NGP), part of Global Procurement Group (GPG), has appointed Latif Faiyaz as Head of Flexible Purchasing and Energy Strategy, a...

Drax targets 80% British sourcing of ‘world’s biggest’ BECCS project

Pellet-burning behemoth Drax is offering British suppliers the chance of contracts it values at ‘hundreds of millions of pounds’, in its bid to build...

Suppliers’ finances stress-tested from January, as Ofgem reacts to 2021’s slaughter

Energy retailers surviving this year’s cull of 26 suppliers to date must from January prove their financial strength to Ofgem's scrutineers, under today’s toughening...

Six Highlands hydro dams sold for £26.6 million

A total of 4.1 MW of hydro capacity across six Highland dams at least five years into their working lives changed ownership today, guaranteeing...

Wholesale gas product for mid-sized business users

Business energy supplier Vayu today launched a new gas product allowing mid-sized gas users* to take advantage of cheaper prices available in the wholesale...

Dong and SSE go head to head on green business energy tariffs

Dong and SSE have stepped up their pursuit of business customers, announcing green energy deals within hours of each other. SSE, which has scaled-back biomass...

Former Extra Energy and Inenco Direct boss joins smart billing firm Junifer

Former Extra Energy CEO and Inenco Direct managing director Geoff Childs has joined utility smart billing firm Junifer Systems. Childs joins as business development director. Paul...

Choosing an LPG supplier you can rely on

Flogas outlines its credentials as a supplier of LPG in this sponsored post. For off-grid businesses making the switch from oil to LPG, choosing the...

Opus and Haven Power bolster Drax bottom line

Profits from energy sales to SMEs and corporates boosted Drax's full year earnings. The company, which is transitioning from Europe's largest coal-fired power plant to...

Yü Group hires PWC and DLA Piper to conduct “forensic” review

Business energy supplier Yü Group has appointed PWC and DLA Piper to support a “forensic review” of business and accounts. The company last month announced...

Controlling energy budgets in uncertainty

Martyn Young, co-founder and Procurement Director of ZTP, the strategic energy software and management consultancy, outlines some interesting changes in the energy market -...

EDF targets July to bring Dungeness B nuclear plant back online

Nuclear operator EDF Energy today confirmed both reactors at Dungeness B will continue to be out of service until July. The reactors shut down in...

Simic Atlantis share price soars on Uskmouth debt finance framework

Simec Atlantis has seen its share price soar in early trading after striking a financing deal with South Korea's Hana Financial Investment (HFI) for...

NZ based Marvel Labs joins Octopus Energy

Wellington based Marvel Labs has announced the sale of Configurable - an advanced energy retail pricing system for a smart grid world - to...

Government seeks answers on Capacity Market’s future

Beis is opening a debate on the future of the Capacity Market, inviting views on its early alignment with Net Zero, and more fundamentally...

Latest edition of The Energyst available

The latest edition of The Energyst is now ready to read today online or via the new Energyst App. The Energyst is now published monthly,...

Electrifying performance: Berlin’s Olympic Stadium to get solar PV

The Olympic athletics track on which legendary sprinter Jesse Owens defied Nazi racism in 1936 is soon to be further enhanced, being overlooked with...

The great oil price drop and your energy costs

In the 10 months since June last year, the price of Brent Crude Oil, the European benchmark for the commodity, lost in excess of...

Total launches ‘100% green gas’ for SMEs

Business energy supplier Total has launched a new green gas product for SMEs. A spokesman said the gas comes from anaerobic digestion sources and that Total will back...