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Stricter testing for new energy suppliers mooted by Ofgem

Energy customers could be given more protection of Ofgem introduce additional stress testing

New prepayment price cap 'to cut £80 from energy bills'

The levels at which a temporary prepayment price cap have been set out by the energy regulator Ofgem

Ofgem launches trials to help prevent energy customers from overpaying

Energy regulator Ofgem is pushing ahead with plans to encourage customers to find the best deals

Record numbers switched electricity supplier in 2016

Last year, around a million more people switched their electricity supply than in 2015

Green Energy launches 'time-of-day' tariff – electricity savings available but gas remains pricey

Green Energy has harnessed smart meter technology to launch the first 'time-of-day' tariff for domestic customers

Energy customers owed £97m by their ex-suppliers – check if you're due a refund

Energy customers whose accounts were in credit when they closed them have been refunded almost £670 million since 2014

Northern Irish energy firm Open Electric loses licence – what you need to know

Just over 1,000 Northern Ireland homes supplied electricity by Open Electric have been transferred to Power NI

Energy bills to rise £30/year by 2020 to ward off winter blackouts, MPs warn

Energy customers may have to fork out £30 more a year on their bills by 2020 to prevent winter blackouts

Urgent. Lock in £185/yr cheaper energy for TWO winters with a no price hike promise (only 10,000 available)

Grab a deal that protects from price rises not just for this winter, and watch out for British Gas prices

GB Energy goes bust, Co-op Energy to take over: here's what you need to know

GB Energy ceased trading at the weekend and Co-op Energy has been appointed the new supplier to its 160,000 customers

British Gas customers double-charged in direct debit blunder

Customers are reporting that their direct debits have been taken twice, leaving them £100s short in some cases

Energy switches at four-year high – act NOW to lock in a cheap deal

Energy switching is at a four and a half year high proving that customers are becoming increasingly savvy

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