British Gas joins Eon to fight offtake plan

Milne, Roger
June 2007
Utility Week;6/15/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the permission given to British Gas by the British Competition Commission to join Eon UK in the latter's appeal against the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem). British Gas opposes the decision of Ofgem to support controversial changes to the gas offtake regime for the British high-pressure National Transmission System (NTS). The appeal was first held under the provisions of the Energy Act 2004.


Related Articles

  • British Gas reduces premium paid by prepayment meter customers.  // Utility Week;11/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 28, p22 

    The article reports that British Gas was the first of the big domestic energy suppliers to make a response to the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets and the government's call for the reduction of the differential between the tariffs paid by customers on prepayment meters and those on other...

  • Electricity services on the up. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;4/19/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p11 

    Reports that payments made by electricity customers to compensate for company failures to meet guaranteed service levels declined in 2001, according to the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets in Great Britain. Payments made under the standards for the year 2000 to 2001; Amount paid by the...

  • Ofgem extends review period. Wood, Janet // Utility Week;8/6/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p10 

    The article reports that the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets' (Ofgem) new regulatory formula would extend the regulation of energy networks for eight years.

  • Ofgem concerns that prompted inquiry. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;6/20/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p7 

    The article reports that the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has revealed the reasons for the change of its policy on the energy market. The explanation came when chief executive Alistair Buchanan gave evidence to the Commons Business and Enterprise Committee, which is...

  • Oxera blasts RMR plans. Coyne, Brendan // Utility Week;3/30/2012, p6 

    The article deals with a report from consultancy Oxera commissioned by Scottish Power which criticizes the Retail Market Reform (RMR) of the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem). The report claims that the RMR proposals appear premature and have not been given enough detailed...

  • Ofgem drops loss fee case as time runs out. Dooley, Trevor // Utility Week;2/6/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p3 

    Reports on the decision of the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) in Great Britain to drop its proposed cost-reflective charging on power losses in February 2004. Concerns of power regulators which challenged the proposal of Ofgem; List of power regulators which opposed the proposal;...

  • Ofgem: Consumers come first. Harrison, Sarah // Utility Week;2/5/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p18 

    The author expresses his views on the implementation of smart metering in Great Britain. He believes that smart metering is a great opportunity to change the way consumers view their energy supply. He mentions the establishment of a Smart Metering Consumer Advisory Group by the Office of Gas and...

  • Retail Market Review gets mixed welcome. Loveday, Trevor // Utility Week;12/9/2011, p6 

    The article deals with the mixed response to proposals by the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) to end confusing bills. The energy regulator also proposed to make some voluntary measures compulsory in the domestic energy market. According to the consumer organisation Which?,...

  • A simple plan... Bennett, Ellen // Utility Week;9/26/2014, p17 

    The article offers information related to Retail Market Reform (RMR) in the energy industry. Topics discussed include impact of the decision of Prime Minister David Cameron in October 2012to provide lowest tariffs to customers through energy suppliers, criticisms of RMR as it limits the range of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics