Business Save https://www.businesssave.net Save money on your business energy! Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:17:47 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 High Consumer Confidence in Supplier Switching https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/high-consumer-confidence-in-supplier-switching/ Wed, 19 Jun 2019 14:15:47 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4225 New Record Set For Customers Switching Suppliers The highest ever number of consumers switching energy supplier over the course of one month was recently recorded. Over 600,000 energy customers switched their supplier during April, which trade association Energy UK says is a new record. That total amount of energy supplier switches has now risen to […]

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Refunds for delayed refunds when switching energy suppliers https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/refunds-for-delayed-refunds-when-switching-energy-suppliers/ Tue, 11 Jun 2019 17:13:35 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4223 Delayed Refund Compensation for Supplier Switchers When you switch energy suppliers you will now receive compensation for any delayed refunds of owed money if you meet new requirements. The new measure has been introduced by industry regulator Ofgem to placate customers and incentivise suppliers. Ofgem insist that energy suppliers must return the final credit balance […]

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Scotland Introducing Independent Consumers Commission https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/scotland-introducing-independent-consumers-commission/ Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:08:10 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4219 Scotland Introducing Independent Consumers Commission The Scottish Government had revealed a plan to empower energy consumers by establishing an independent consumers commission. The aim is to provide customers with a ‘more powerful voice’ in both Scotland and the UK’s energy policies. Expert advisors and consumer groups, including industry regulator Ofgem, have all helped develop the […]

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Big Increase of Customers Switching Suppliers https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/big-increase-of-customers-switching-suppliers/ Thu, 23 May 2019 08:38:49 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4193 Big Increase of Customers Switching Suppliers There has been a dramatic increase of customers switching suppliers compared to the same time last year. UK trade association Energy UK says over 600,000 customers switched supplier during March. That constitutes a relatively huge increase of 29% compared to the same month in 2018. Total Doesn’t Even Include […]

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Smart Meter Merger to Benefit Energy Suppliers https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/smart-meter-merger-to-benefit-energy-suppliers/ Wed, 15 May 2019 08:36:11 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4191 Smart Meter Merger to Benefit Energy Suppliers An upcoming merger between smart meter firms will enable them to create a ‘one-stop-shop’ for energy suppliers. Smart meter financing firm Calvin Capital has agreed to buy meter reading and data collection services company Lowri Beck. An End-to-End Market Offering The merger of the two firms will create […]

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SSE Pays Fine for Missing Gas Meter Target https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/sse-pays-fine-for-missing-gas-meter-target/ Thu, 09 May 2019 08:33:43 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4189 SSE Pays Fine for Missing Gas Meter Target UK energy industry regulator Ofgem has handed SSE Energy Services a £700,000 fine for missing a smart meter installation target. Their target for the installation of gas smart meters in 2018 was only reached in February this year. Ofgem Monitoring Big Six Supplier Targets All homes and […]

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Business Save – Ofgem Announce New Supplier Licensing Requirements https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/business-save-ofgem-announce-new-supplier-licensing-requirements/ Fri, 03 May 2019 08:33:27 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4187  Business Save – Ofgem Announce New Supplier Licensing Requirements New firms applying for a licence to supply energy will have to undergo more stringent tests from June. This is according to UK energy industry regulator Ofgem, who had previously stated their intention to introduce new measures. The tests are being introduced in order to raise […]

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ScottishPower to Fund Climate Change Training https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/scottishpower-to-fund-climate-change-training/ Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:39:03 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4184 ScottishPower to Fund Climate Change Training UK energy supplier ScottishPower is to fund another training programme on climate change for teachers in Scotland. The new project will see 100 more primary school teachers receive training on issues such as reducing waste and recycling. This is the second such scheme that ScottishPower has been involved with. […]

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Ofgem Proposes End to Npower’s Switching Trial https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/ofgem-proposes-end-to-npowers-switching-trial/ Wed, 17 Apr 2019 13:35:53 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4182 Ofgem Proposes End to Npower’s Switching Trial The UK energy industry regulator Ofgem has proposed an end to the provisional order imposed on supplier Npower last November. The provisional order was introduced to force the supplier to co-operate with Ofgem’s Active Choice Collective Switch Autumn Trial. However, the energy supplier’s reluctant conduct throughout the trial […]

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Green Energy Supplier Posts £1.1m Profit https://www.businesssave.net/energy-blog/green-energy-supplier-posts-1-1m-profit/ Tue, 09 Apr 2019 13:32:10 +0000 https://www.businesssave.net/?p=4180 Green Energy Supplier Posts £1.1m Profit One of the UK’s green energy suppliers has reported a continuing operations profit of over a million pounds for 2018. The Good Energy Group serviced almost 260,000 customers last year, an increase of 0.2% on their 2017 customer numbers. Although Good Energy’s operations profit of £1.1m is actually down […]

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