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Mon, 28/11/2016

Energy startup, GB Energy regretfully announced this weekend that it has ceased trading after two years,...


Energy giants pocket money from vulnerable customers

Thu, 17/11/2016

Households receiving government grants overcharged £440 million (1) a year. 17 November - First Utility,...


First Utility wins 2017 Customer Service of the Year award for utilities

Tue, 08/11/2016

First Utility, the largest challenger to the Big Six energy providers, has been award the Customer Service...


£2.2bn Energy Overspend Fuels Winter of Discontent

Mon, 31/10/2016

31 October 2016: The next four months could see the UK spend £2.2bn (1) more on energy that it needs...


First Utility Announces New Chairman

Wed, 05/10/2016

First Utility, the UK’s largest and fastest growing independent energy company, today announces the...


First Utility statement re Ofgem

Wed, 03/08/2016

Ofgem response to CMA: proposals will not protect disengaged consumers overpaying by billions on their...


Energy Secretary Amber Rudd opens First Utility’s new Coventry office as it quadruples in size

Mon, 04/07/2016

First Utility, the UK’s leading challenger to the Big Six, today announced it has quadrupled in size...


CMA misses the mark: Remedies to fuel greater complexity in domestic energy market

Fri, 24/06/2016

First Utility, the UK’s largest independent energy provider, today expressed deep dissatisfaction with...


One in six energy customers now signed up with independent suppliers as Big Six lose grip on market

Tue, 21/06/2016

Monday, 13 June 2016 - New data released today reveals that one in six dual fuel customers (17.4%) (1)...


British households overspending by a combined £4 billion a year on their energy

Fri, 27/05/2016

New research reveals British households overspending by a combined £4 billion a year on their energy...


First Utility calls for an end to tactics that mean cheapest energy deals aren’t shown to existing customers

Wed, 17/02/2016

10th September 2015 - First Utility today called on Ofgem to take action to stop suppliers being able...


Leading independent energy provider and major Midlands employer, First Utility, announces Living Wage accreditation

Tue, 16/02/2016

30 October 2015 – First Utility, the UK’s fastest-growing energy provider, and one of Coventry and...


First Utility launches mock company ‘HD Electricity’ to show energy does the same, regardless of price

Mon, 04/01/2016

4 January 2016 - The gap between what the majority of the UK pay for their energy and the cheapest tariff...


First Utility and the AA join forces to offer discounted 24/7 heating cover this winter

Mon, 30/11/2015

30 November 2015 - First Utility, the UK’s largest and fastest growing independent energy supplier,...


First Utility’s customer service is Reader Recommended by Good Housekeeping

Mon, 02/11/2015

2 November 2015 - Readers of one of the most trusted and widely read magazines – Good Housekeeping...


First Utility launches UK’s first ‘point and shoot’ meter reading feature

Wed, 28/10/2015

28 October 2015 – First Utility, the UK’s largest and fastest growing independent energy provider,...


New data reveals electricity use increases by almost 20% as clocks go back

Wed, 21/10/2015

21 October 2015 – The clocks going back an hour every October has a bigger impact on our energy usage...


Shell Energy Europe & First Utility to offer Shell-branded energy to German households

Thu, 01/10/2015

First Utility, one of the UK’s largest and fastest growing independent energy providers, and Shell...


Independent energy suppliers’ market share grows by a staggering 50% year on year as Big Six continue to lose customers

Wed, 23/09/2015

First Utility shows biggest growth with 275,000 new customers joining in last year>/h4> 23 September...


First Utility calls for an end to tactics that mean cheapest energy deals aren’t shown to existing customers

Thu, 10/09/2015

10 September 2015 - First Utility today called on Ofgem to take action to stop suppliers being able to...


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