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Australia’s energy regulator sues four wind farm operators over blackout

Severe weather conditions on 28th September 2016 led to around 850,000 customers in South Australia without access to electricity

Ofgem confirms new boss

Energy watchdog Ofgem has confirmed Dermot Nolan as the new Chief Executive who will take on the role from March next year. He has been a Commissioner at the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) in Ireland since 2008 and its Chair since May 2011. CER is responsible for energy and energy safety regulation and the […]

Indonesia’s energy regulator head arrested over bribery claims

The head of the Indonesian energy regulator has been arrested over allegations of bribery, it has been reported. Rudi Rubiandini, the head of SKK Migas – the Special Task Force for Upstream Oil and Gas Business – and former deputy energy and mineral resources minister, was arrested at his home in South Jakarta and taken […]

Gas theft ‘costs householders £138 million a year’

Gas theft could cost the UK around £138 million a year or £6 per household, according to Ofgem. The energy regulator has announced new measures to tackle gas theft. It has proposed a new licence condition, which will require suppliers to detect and prevent thefts. Ofgem will also set minimum standards for theft investigations, which […]