If Ofgem lets DNOs go on getting fat at energy bill-payers’ expense, it should be scrapped and replaced…

Utility Week reports on John Penrose MP’s reaction to the findings that huge profit margins being claimed by Distribution Network Operators are adding £20.00 to household energy bills… High electricity network profits ‘adding £20 to household bills’ Distribution network operators (DNOs) are making profits “beyond most companies’ wildest dreams”, the…

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‘What’s the right level of National Debt?’ Big Tent Ideas Talk 2017

John Penrose speaking at the Big Tent Ideas Festival (often called Tory Glastonbury), which encourages innovative social, political and economical discussion. John sets the scene by discussing the real level of national debt, before warning of the dangers faced by the next generation should this figure continue to rise. John…

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Independent: John feels announced plans to scrap STVs are simply a “cosmetic renaming of rip-off default tariffs”

British Gas’ parent company Centrica plans to abolish its most common form of tariff – the standard variable tariff – to see off price caps threatened by the Government. SVTs have come under fire for being a costly alternative if customers do not opt for a specific fixed-term deal. On…

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