Ofgem proposes quarterly price cap revIews

Energy regulator Ofgem, has proposed that the energy price cap on bills should be reviewed every three months instead of twice a year to help households. Ofgem says that at a time when consumers are being squeezed financially from all sides, it is looking at how it can use its powers to make the market…

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Energy suppliers to be financially stress tested

Energy suppliers will undergo financial stress testing from January to measure their resilience against a range of scenarios in a raft of new measures announced by Ofgem which aims to boost financial resilience in the energy sector. Ofgem says that where stress testing reveals weaknesses, the regulator will agree an improvement plan for companies to address any concerns, particularly where consumers are…

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