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Energy Giant SSE Enjoy Even Bigger Profits

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

Energy giant SSE enjoyed a 9.6% rise in pre-tax profits to £1.55 billion for the year to 31 March, compared with £1.4 billion a year earlier. Me...

Switch Energy Firm, Urges Minister

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK

A Cabinet minister has encouraged consumers to switch energy supplier in a bid to force the "Big Six" to be more competitive. Energy Secretary Ed D...

'A Stain On The Energy Market'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK

Customers of energy giant SSE have been urged to seek compensation from the company after Ofgem announced it is to be fined a record £10.5 million fo...

'Woeful Catalogue Of Failures'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK

One of Britain's biggest energy suppliers has apologised "unreservedly" to customers after learning it is to be fined a record £10.5 million for "pro...

Emissions And Renewable Targets Must Be Introduced for 2030, Say Suppliers

Charlie Thomas | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

Energy companies from across Europe are calling for a binding 2030 renewables target to be set to fill the current policy gap between 2020 and 2050. ...

Uncertainty Reigns Over Impact Of Energy Bill On Household Costs

Charlie Thomas | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

Energy experts have admitted it is too difficult to say how the government's push for low-carbon infrastructure investment will affect household energ...

Looking After Your World? Or Just Its Profit Margins?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

British Gas owner Centrica is set to make profits of £1.4 billion this year, making it the second energy supplier to announce profits at a time when ...

Scottish Power Announce Price Hike (Just In Time For Winter)

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

Another 2.3 million households are facing higher energy costs after Scottish Power announced its prices will rise by an average 7%. The increase, w...

Charlie Thomas

Why Energy Contracts Are Costing British Businesses Thousands

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

British businesses are missing out on falling electricity rates because energy suppliers are rolling over their contracts, a survey has found. Stat...

Energy Companies Southern Electric and Swalec's SSE Cut Gas Prices

PA | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK

Southern Electric and Swalec energy supplier SSE has said it will cut the price of household gas by 4.5% from 26 March....

Miliband Calls For Energy Bill Cuts

PA | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK Politics

Energy firms should use soaring profits to cut "crippling" bills for consumers, Ed Miliband insisted. The Labour leader highlighted figures this we...

Energy Giant Breaks Ranks To Auction Electricity On Open Market

PA | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK

One of the "big six" energy companies is to offer its electricity for sale to any household supplier, it has been reported. According to the Financ...