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SSE pays £700,000 after missing smart meter target

Big six energy supplier SSE has agreed to pay £700,000 to Ofgem after missing its 2018 targets for installing smart meters

3 April 2019

'Misleading' smart meter ad banned

A 'misleading' radio advert which claimed installing a smart meter could save consumers an average of 354 kilowatt hours a year has been banned

6 March 2019

2020 target for smart meter roll-out 'will not be met'

Technical problems are preventing energy companies from installing the new generation of ‘switchable’ smart meters to around a third of households in Great Britain, the public spending watchdog has found.

23 November 2018

One-third of smart meters at risk of 'staying dumb' after energy switches

There's a risk that a third of first generation smart meters may never be upgraded to accept new switching technology, a Government report has revealed.

19 October 2018

Switchable smart meter roll-out could be delayed AGAIN

A wider roll-out of switchable smart meters is in danger of being delayed AGAIN

3 July 2018

Just 80 of the UK's 8m+ smart meters guaranteed to stay smart if you switch

All but 80 of the millions of smart meters so far installed in the UK are still first-generation meters

6 February 2018

'Switchable' smart meters delayed

The roll out of next generation smart meters which allow you to switch energy provider is to be delayed

19 January 2018

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