Low-cost airline easyJet is set to deliver another round of strong figures in a week when the City will also get updates from Royal Mail and Centrica
With prices continuing to rise and demand set to double households and businesses are being encouraged to using energy in a more efficient way
After months of criticism of the Big Six energy companies for putting bills up, a study by Newcastle University academics has said they are, in fact, too low
A £150m contract with British Gas has helped a North Tyneside-based data-handling firm 4GS generate a growth in turnover of 11.2%
Anger over rising energy bills is likely to be stoked next week with profit figures from British Gas owner Centrica, while BAE Systems is also due to report
A new low in customer satisfaction with gas and electricity suppliers has revealed "the failings of a broken energy market", according to consumer group Which?
In an article for The Sunday Telegraph, Sir Roger Carr sets out a robust defence of the industry and said investor confidence was being damaged by "political rhetoric"
The profits made by the Big Six energy firms in supplying British households have multiplied five-fold to more than £1 billion since 2009, according to figures from regulator Ofgem
Britain's energy regulator has warned gas and electricity suppliers it is keeping a close eye on their activities after a series of tariff hikes left consumers "frustrated and angry"
With rising electricity bills at the top of the political agenda Peter McCusker reports on a £54m North East project aimed at helping business and domestic customers to use energy in a smarter way
Concerns about Britain's energy security were fuelled yesterday after British Gas owner Centrica shelved plans worth more than £1.5bn for two gas storage projects
Centrica warned that a new duty to pay for energy efficiency in customers' homes, which has cost it £1.4bn, would “inevitably impact on customer bills ultimately“
British Gas parent company Centrica is likely to generate further anger over its profits when it announces half-year results on Wednesday
A multi-million pound energy efficiency makeover is planned for homes in the North East to tackle fuel poverty
BRITISH Gas owner Centrica has bought a stake in a shale gas exploration area worth tens of millions of pounds.
ACOMMUNITY project to generate green electricity by harnessing the power of a fast-flowing Northumberland river has been shelved because of a massive rise in costs.
A REGIONAL drive to become a global hub for electric cars today moves up a gear with a multi-million pound boost for a charging network.
NEWCASTLE Blue Star are hoping centre-half Steve Baker will come through a late fitness test and take his place in a full strength side for this afternoon’s FA Trophy clash against Sutton Coldfield Town at Kingston Park.
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MILLIONS of tonnes of coal beneath the North-East could once again power the UK if the Government backed new technology, according to council leaders.