US’s cheap energy pricing out UK industry

US’s cheap energy pricing out UK industry America’s shale gas boom allows it to offer low energy prices to power-intensive industries as cost climbs in Europe.
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Letters: Decarbonisation plans need Lib Dem support

Energy secretary Ed Davey is right to warn of the massive gamble we’ll be taking with the future of our planet if we fail to tackle climate change (Planned energy bill ‘will destroy green benefits of HS2’, 3 June). This is why MPs must support amendments to the energy bill today to decarbonise the power […]
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What to do if you have a problem with your energy supplier

With energy complaints soaring 16% in a year – as suppliers’ profits rise by even more – we look at the most common issues and how to tackle themMillions of UK households are battling their energy suppliers, with common complaints ranging from providers issuing gigantic bills after failing to take payment, to confusion over complex […]
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Renewable energy is clean, cheap and here – what’s stopping us? | Ashley Seager

Energies such as solar and wind have seen dramatic price falls. The revolution in non-grid energy should be embraced by the UKThe report from the Committee on Climate Change arguing that investing in renewable energy would eventually save consumers a lot of money is spot on.We are regularly told by conventional utility companies, many politicians […]
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UK has until July to implement tougher energy market rules

EU Regulation on wholesale energy markets and transparency (Remit) is designed to prevent price fixing by oil and gas firmsThe government has so far failed to introduce measures from Brussels to crack down on oil and gas market abuse more than 18 months after it was told to and despite a flurry of price-fixing claims.Under […]
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