Domestic

  • Media Mentions

    Daily Mail | As Scottish Power takes on 130,000 customers from failed energy supplier Tonik, we reveal how recent mergers in the sector have shaken up the ‘Big Six’

    Scottish Power took on 130,000 customers from failed supplier Tonik Energy last week, increasing its market share considerably.  Acquisitions and mergers have been the biggest form of supplier growth. With 10 instances of trade sale events in the domestic supply market since January 2019. Alongside this was also 10 exits through...

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    Smart Energy International | Acquisitions set to change non-domestic energy market landscape

    Our research into the non-domestic energy supply market share highlights a changing market share landscape due to recent acquisitions. When the E.ON UK and npower merger completes the rankings for larger suppliers in the electricity market will change significantly. npower’s merger with E.ON Group will lead to changes in larger...

  • Press Releases

    Challenger energy suppliers join the “Big Six”

    Research from Cornwall Insight’s Domestic market share survey for the first quarter of 2020 shows a shake-up of the rankings that is unprecedented in the survey since its launch. The completed merger of OVO Energy and SSE and organic growth from Bulb have seen the names of challenger brands sit...

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    Electrical Review | Challenger energy suppliers join the “Big Six”

    Cornwall Insight's research showing the shake-up of the domestic retail market was featured in Electrical Review. The merger of OVO Energy and SSE and organic growth from Bulb have seen the names of challenger brands sit among the largest suppliers. Commenting on this Katie Hickford said, "after Ovo Energy took...

  • Press Releases

    Price cap declines but is expected to fall further still

    Commenting on today’s Ofgem announcement that the default price cap would decrease by £17 to £1,162 for the six months effective from 1 April 2020, Robert Buckley Head of Retail and Relationship Development at Cornwall Insight, said: “Due to the mild winter the UK has experienced, it will have come...

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    Collaborative project involving Pixie Energy awarded funding by BEIS

    Pixie Energy – a subsidiary of Cornwall Insight Group – in collaboration with Powervault and Sustainable Venture Development Partners has been awarded funding by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) domestic demand-side response (DSR) competition. The funding was allocated for the Whole House Energy Management for DSR...