Monthly Archive: August 2014

Aug 29

Energy licenses to change

Labour party says it will rescind energy licenses to safeguard consumers The Labour party has confirmed that it will authorise a new regulator the clout to withdraw energy company licenses if consumers are ill-treated, if it wins the next general election. Caroline Flint, who is the shadow energy secretary, has stated that a future Labour …

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Aug 05

MP wants regulator to look at Wholesale Gas Market

A Top MP has suggested that the Competition authorities should look at the wholesale gas market when looking at competition in the UK’s energy sector. Tim Yeo, who is chairman of parliament’s energy select committee, contacted the Competition and Markets Authority advising them that the investigation would be “compromised from the outset” if it did …

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