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Lauren Smith
Lauren Smith

Lauren Smith has worked as a journalist and copywriter for most of the last decade, covering technology, energy, and consumer rights, in the US and UK.

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Government to Accelerate Ban on Petrol and Diesel Vehicles to 2030
21. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

The government will bring forward the ban on new petrol,...

Energy Price Cap Could Rise to Cover Coronavirus Defaults
17. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

The energy regulator could allow suppliers to hike bills as...

Hitachi Scraps Plans for Anglesey Nuclear Power Station
16. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Japanese company Hitachi has officially abandoned plans to construct a...

Asda Mobile Ditches EE for Vodafone
15. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Supermarket Asda’s mobile arm will ditch EE’s network for Vodafone’s...

Bulb Raises Prices for Second Time This Year
14. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

While other suppliers are trimming bills, Bulb Energy has announced...

Barking and Dagenham’s Beam Energy to Switch to Promoting Renewable Technologies
10. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Barking and Dagenham Council’s Beam Energy will concentrate on renewable...

Five Million Second-Generation Smart Meters Now Live
09. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Energy suppliers have now installed five million second-generation (SMETS2) smart...

Vodafone Attracted Most Broadband Complaints in Q1
08. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Vodafone’s broadband service attracted the most consumer complaints for the...

Robin Hood Energy Sold to British Gas
07. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Nottingham City Council has sold struggling supplier Robin Hood Energy...

The UK at Risk of Blackouts Due to Decaying Electricity Network, National Grid Boss Claims
03. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

National Grid chief executive has warned that the UK is...

Power Grid Was "Cleaner, Cheaper and Harder to Control" During Lockdown
02. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Lockdown provided a glimpse of how a net-zero electricity grid...

Government Unveils Online Tool for Personalised Energy Efficiency Tips
01. 09. 2020 | Lauren Smith

Homeowners and landlords can receive personalised tips for improving their...