Analysts predict a further 14% jump for spring 2022 on top of next month’s scheduled £139 rise
New Drive Anytime rate bids to mirror rivals’ off-peak tariff with savings of 60% a year, supplier claims
About 5.8m households moved to another electricity supplier, up 6% from 2017
This year is worst for number of increases, with average of £74 added to annual dual fuel bills
Decision comes as regulator prepares to impose price cap on energy bills
Committee says it could cut investment, complicate energy trading and affect cost of supply
Nuclear plant construction facing further delays as unions declare plans to ballot civil engineers in row over bonuses
Electricity and gas supplier blames increase, which affects 2.5 million people, on rising cost of government policies
German firm blames increase, which affects 2.5 million customers, on rising cost of government renewable schemes
Dale Vince agrees to pay ex-wife Kathleen Wyatt £300,000 after she lodged £1.9m claim more than 20 years after their divorce
Prime minister says take-home pay rising but more time needed for economy to recover as he pushes to repatriate offshore jobsDavid Cameron has appealed for patience from workers not feeling the benefits of the economic recovery...
Could Ikea's panels package help to lift gloom in the domestic solar market? We look at what's on offerIkea is shining a fresh light on the UK's domestic solar panel market, offering customers a fully installed, decent-sized...
The UK Green Building Council suggested the changes should be funded by making owners of inefficient homes pay moreOwners of energy-efficient homes should pay less for their council tax and stamp duty to drive take-up of...
Many British Gas customers on a heavily promoted fixed-price deal would have done better on the standard tariffThousands of British Gas customers who signed up for one of its fixed-price tariffs two years ago have, in effect,...
The government's fuel-efficiency scheme may cut your electricity bill – but prove a problem when you want to sell your houseHomeowners who sign up to the government's new energy efficiency savings scheme, Green Deal, could...
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