Energy chief: political wrangling raises UK blackout risk British Gas owner calls for more investment in UK and says threat of price caps ‘could lead to lights going out’.
Energy firms to raise bills less than expected after green levy ‘rollback’ British Gas says average bill will rise £70 instead of £123 this winter as programme to help poor households is scaled back.
British Gas rakes in £20m profit from overestimated bills says whistleblower Labour’s Caroline Flint says windfall made by energy giant from banking credit balances is ‘unacceptable’.
Big six energy firms to face MPs following price hikes Bosses of British Gas, SSE, and npower and other suppliers called to explain to energy committee rises, pricing and profits.
Co-operative Energy follows British Gas with utility price rise More than 125,000 customers will see gas and electricity prices rise from 8 January.
British Gas hit by backlash over 10% price hike Energy giant faces public relations disaster over increase in energy bills with nearly 16,000 Twitter comments during Q&A.
British Gas raises energy prices by 9.2% Centrica move – which follows SSE’s price rise last week – will add £107 to the average annual dual-fuel bill with British Gas.
Energy firms declare war over Ed Miliband’s fuel freeze Gas and electricity bills will be frozen for 20 months if Labour wins the election, party leader tells Brighton conference.
Centrica abandons North Sea gas storage plans blaming government British Gas owner’s decision could cost it £240m and follows move by energy minister to block subsidy to finance project.
Energy firms expected to increase prices by 8% Rise could take average annual bill to £1,500, with companies likely to blame environmental levies.