Energy supply


Inflation latest

CPI inflation down to 3.0% - but the RPI hits a 6 year high, at 4.1%. 

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Model agencies collude to fix rates

Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.

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Energy supply

The supply of electricity in the UK has three main components:

  1. The generation by power stations Electricity transmission via a grid.
  2. Distribution via regional networks - Since privatisation in 1991 the Transmission Network Owners (TNOs) are The National Grid in England and Scottish Power in Scotland.
  3. The distribution operators include: EDF Energy, CE Electrics, Central Networks and United Utilities

The energy regulator is OFGEM.


Brexit latest

When will trade talks begin?

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Energy supply

Price cap to be applied to standard variable rate tariffs.

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Customs unions

Costs and benefits of customs unions.

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New materials

Multiple choice papers for Paper Three.

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Brexit update

Article 50

What trading options are available to the UK?

Savings ratio

Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.

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Tax avoidance

Double Irish - and a Dutch Sandwich more..

The OECD presents its final package for reform of international tax rules..more

OECD - reducing income inequality will boost growth..more