Seasonal

Time to keep your own lights on?

Seemingly every year there’s a discussion about whether the National Grid will be able to meet the UK’s energy demands through the winter. The margin of error apparently continues to get thinner, for a complex variety of reasons, but as much as anything because older power generators are being decommissioned and successive governments have prevaricated … Continue reading

Seasonal

Winter is coming…

As they are so fond of saying in the TV blockbuster, Game of Thrones, “winter is coming”. It’s becoming an annual merry-go-round; pretty soon we will start getting the power price stories, telling us how they are going ever-upwards and how everyone should be proactively switching providers to avoid getting caught out. Already we are … Continue reading