London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced that City Hall will be partnering with Octopus Energy to launch a green energy supplier for the capital.

British Gas engineers found 26,000 unsafe or dangerous gas or electrical appliances in homes they visited in the first seven months of this year.

Two attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities have caused prices to rise by almost 20%. The attacks which took place on Saturday have damaged over 5% of the total worldwide supply.

Research published by auto-switching service Look After My Bills has shown that eight energy companies are still installing older generation smart meters for their customers.

Ovo Energy will become the second biggest energy supplier in the UK after agreeing a deal to buy SSE’s retail business.

Mid-sized supplier Utilita Energy has been appointed to take on the 29,000 domestic customers and handful of business customers left stranded by the collapse of Eversmart Energy last week.

Eversmart Energy has gone into administration, becoming the sixth small energy supplier to bust in 2019 alone.

The UK energy regulator Ofgem has fined French firm ENGIE £2.1 million after one of its traders was found to have manipulated gas prices.

A government pilot project will install electric heat pumps in 750 homes to demonstrate the feasibility of a large-scale rollout of the low-carbon heating technology.

Portsmouth’s council-owned energy company, Victory Energy, will be shuttered before it served a single customer.