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Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy: Billing (25 Jan 2024)

Lord Callanan: Ofgem are responsible for enforcing supplier licence conditions. Tenants should take a meter reading as soon as they move into a property. Customers will not be responsible for energy bills with incorrect meter readings and can request a new bill from their supplier if they have been billed incorrectly. Residential tenants are responsible for paying energy bills from the start date of their...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy: Billing (25 Jan 2024)

Lord Callanan: Ofgem has guidance for tenants, setting out their energy rights, and includes rules regarding the resale of energy to third parties, such as tenants. Landlords, being the property owners, are the legal parties in contracts with energy suppliers. The Department's energy policy does not regulate landlords.

Scottish Parliament: Social Security Support (Motherwell and Wishaw) (25 Jan 2024)

Clare Adamson: E nergy companies are resuming the installation of prepayment meters under warrant, following updated advice from the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets. I have contacted Ofgem and major energy suppliers, which say that that is a last resort. However, my constituents in Motherwell and Wishaw, who are at the sharp end of that unfair practice by the energy suppliers, tell a very different...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Solar Power: Urban Areas (23 Jan 2024)

Andrew Bowie: ...builds on a commitment made in the British Energy Security Strategy. Government does not provide funding for connection of photovoltaics to the grid. However, the independent energy regulator, Ofgem, has reduced connection costs where distribution network reinforcement is required for connection applications from 1 April 2023.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Drax Power Station (22 Jan 2024)

Andrew Bowie: ...£1.38bn in net difference payments. The details are published by the Low Carbon Contracts Company on their Data Portal[3]. Drax’s GHG emissions under the Renewables Obligation are available in Ofgem’s sustainability datasets[4]. For the Contracts for Difference scheme, Drax’s avoided GHG emissions are published by the Low Carbon Contracts Company on their Data Portal. [1] Support...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Business and Trade: The Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Act 2023 Report 1: June-December 2023 (22 Jan 2024)

Kevin Hollinrake: .... Significant progress is being made, to ensure the wider landscape of regulators works for the UK. The Government will be taking forward the plan to extend the regulators’ Growth Duty to Ofcom, Ofgem and Ofwat, with effect from 6th April 2024, subject to Parliamentary approval of the necessary secondary legislation. The Department for Business and Trade’s call for evidence on the...

Public Bill Committee: Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill: Examination of Witnesses (18 Jan 2024)

Richard Fuller: Okay, so more generally then, on regulators—Ofgem on energy prices and Ofwat on sewage and water—that approach seems not to provide the outcomes that perhaps were originally indicated when the legislation was passed. What are your thoughts about the political use of regulation? Is there anything from those general principles that you think might apply here?

Public Bill Committee: Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill: Examination of Witnesses (18 Jan 2024)

...the confidence that there is an independent body that they can go to when they have disputes with their property manager or their landlord is really important—as people do with Ofwat or Ofgem or other regulators. Having that independent regulator is really, really important.

Cost of Living: Pensioners (16 Jan 2024)

Alistair Carmichael: ...serious snow conditions and, because we have the highest level of fuel poverty anywhere in the country, they will feel literally and metaphorically out in the cold. Does my hon. Friend agree that Ofgem has a role to play in the creation of a social tariff, or even a geographically-based tariff?

Energy Security and Net Zero: Consumer Energy Debt (16 Jan 2024)

Martin Docherty: What recent discussions she has had with Ofgem on trends in the level of consumer energy debt.

Energy Security and Net Zero: Prepayment Meters: Compensation (16 Jan 2024)

Imran Hussain: What recent discussions she has had with Ofgem on the compensation payment process for households that have had prepayment meters wrongfully installed.

Energy Security and Net Zero: Topical Questions (16 Jan 2024)

Mary Foy: My constituents have told me they are no longer eligible to receive the warm home discount, which, along with Ofgem’s price increase, is making the cost of living even more severe in the City of Durham. Will the Minister meet me to discuss that? What, if any, discussions has he had with the Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, the hon. Member for Mid Sussex (Mims Davies) about...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy: Meters (16 Jan 2024)

Amanda Solloway: ...important that the rules around their use are sufficient to protect consumers and are properly enforced. Involuntary installations should only ever be a last resort for managing customer debts. Ofgem implemented new rules regarding the involuntary installation of prepayment meters on 8th November and suppliers must refrain from all involuntary installations for high-risk customers. The...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: National Grid: Stockport (15 Jan 2024)

Graham Stuart: Upgrading electricity network capacity is a matter for the private network companies which build, own, and operate the network. The regulator, Ofgem, uses a price control framework to set the level of infrastructure investment for each network company to ensure sufficient capacity is available. Government is accelerating the delivery of higher voltage electricity infrastructure and improving...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy Supply (15 Jan 2024)

Graham Stuart: As set out in the Connections Action Plan published in November 2023, Government and Ofgem are working with Distribution Network Operators to ensure consistency and standardisation across distribution networks. This includes a review by Ofgem of the incentives, obligations and requirements that apply to the electricity network connection process, and work to standardise the approach to...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Renewable Energy (12 Jan 2024)

Andrew Bridgen: To ask the Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero, whether Ofgem has taken recent steps to encourage companies to sell (a) solar and (b) other forms of renewable energy back to the grid.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: District Heating: Price Caps (11 Jan 2024)

Amanda Solloway: ...found at https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/heat-networks-regis tered-under-the-heat-network-metering-and-billing-regulation s-statistics-december-2022. These households are not covered by the Ofgem price cap, but the Energy Bills Discount Scheme was introduced for the period between April 2023 and March 2024 to ensure heat network customers do not face disproportionately higher...

Finance Bill: Clause 25 - Rebate on heavy oil and certain bioblends used for heating (10 Jan 2024)

Drew Hendry: ...25 is righting a small wrong, people living off the gas grid deserve a lot more help than is being offered with this measure. They should have had the comfort of being included in regulation under Ofgem, as imperfect as that organisation is. Indeed, I introduced a ten-minute rule Bill in this House to ask for that, yet people living off grid are still suffering from a wild west approach to...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy: Standing Charges (10 Jan 2024)

Virginia Crosbie: To ask the Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero, whether she has had recent discussions with Ofgem on reducing standing charges.

Prime Minister: Social Energy Tariffs (10 Jan 2024)

Rishi Sunak: I will make sure that the hon. Lady gets the meeting she needs with the appropriate Minister. We are working very closely with Ofgem to make sure that the most vulnerable households are protected—especially this winter—and, crucially, we are developing the priority services register that vulnerable households, including those that are disabled or face particular needs, can sign up to for...


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