The latest press releases, announcements, and opinions from across UW
2 December 2021 - The multiservice utility company has teamed up with the specialist data science and AI capability partner to upskill their technology team.
23 November 2021 - Stuart Burnett promoted from COO to join Andrew Lindsay as Co-CEO on the day the company announces half-year results.
10 November 2021 - This week, we’ve agreed to pay £1.5m into Ofgem’s Voluntary Redress Fund after they took action against us for the incorrect handling of some customer payment collection procedures in the past.
11 October 2021 - Wholesale energy prices – the prices suppliers pay to buy energy – have risen by about 250% since January. As we have recently seen when this happens it’s usually unwelcome news for customers as it means an increase in their energy bills. Those on Variable tariffs will have recently experienced this.
24 September 2021 - The wholesale price of gas has increased significantly during 2021. A sharp rise of 70% in August sent shockwaves throughout the industry, causing seven energy suppliers to go bust in two months.
Simply put, these failed energy companies had promised to sell gas to customers for less than it was costing them to buy it.
20 September 2021 - We understand why recent media coverage of the UK energy market has many people worried. But we’d like to reassure all our customers that we’re continuing to operate as normal and are protected from the pricing volatility many other providers are currently experiencing.