Shell goes green as it rebrands UK household power supplier

LONDON (Reuters) - Just over a year after buying First Utility, Royal Dutch Shell has rebranded the British household energy supplier and is switching all its customers to renewable electricity as the oil and gas giant seeks to expand its low-carbon business.

The move by the Anglo-Dutch company poses a challenge for Britain’s long-standing retail power suppliers whose profit margins have come under growing pressure due to intense competition and the regulator’s price cap....
source: Reuters

2019-03-24 20:53
Latest news from Reuters
today 16:17 Hunt says he would choose no deal over no Brexit
today 16:17 Britain advises against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka
today 16:17 Goldman Sachs, Bank of England and Treasury targeted by climate activists in London
today 15:14 Hunt says next Conservative leader must believe in Brexit
today 15:14 Hunt says he would choose a no-deal Brexit over no Brexit
today 15:14 Brexit discontent drives new grassroots push for Scottish independence
today 13:08 Wright - Huawei leaks 'unacceptable', criminal investigation possible
today 12:05 Britain wants Brexit deal approved before July - May's deputy
today 12:05 Homicides in England and Wales hit highest in a decade
today 11:02 Goldman, Bank of England and stock exchange targeted by climate activists in London
today 07:53 Climate-change protesters target London Stock Exchange and Canary Wharf
today 00:32 Anger over Brexit sparks new grassroots drive for Scottish independence
today 00:32 Britain must commit to carbon capture to meet climate goals - lawmakers
yesterday 18:14 Conservatives to demand clear departure schedule from May
yesterday 18:14 Extinction Rebellion to end two London blockades on Thursday
yesterday 17:11 Scotland will prepare for a second independence vote regardless of UK - Sturgeon
yesterday 17:11 Extinction Rebellion to end two London blockades on Thursday
yesterday 16:08 'Why in God's name?' - Irish, British leaders mourn murdered Northern Irish journalist
yesterday 15:05 Scotland will prepare for an independence referendum before May 2021 - Sturgeon
yesterday 15:05 British man guilty of possessing bomb-making materials in Kenya
Latest news from Great Britain
today 16:32 Russia and North Korea agree closer ties ahead of summit
today 16:32 Cuba's Raul Castro awarded the Lenin Prize for contribution to socialism
today 16:32 Nicaragua rules out early elections
today 16:32 Women's Hockey Britain desperate to turn around Pro League campaign after one win in six
today 16:32 Increase in London Airbnb properties shows need for short-term letting register, Labour says
today 16:32 Men's Cricket Injuries mount for England with Sam Billings a doubt with shoulder issue
today 16:32 FROSTY’S RAMBLINGS: Melita Norwood – the spy that came in from the co-op
today 16:23 Conor McGregor pays back £61 he borrowed 15 YEARS ago from boxing coach
today 16:23 Prince Harry joins Kate Middleton for service as royal baby wait continues
today 16:23 Instagram playboy Dan Bilzerian slammed for feeding captive bear at party
today 16:23 New Bond girl Ana de Armas wows in sizzling Instagram snaps
today 16:23 The Queen 'will NEVER step down for Prince Charles and will die as monarch'
today 16:23 Man with a disco shed on his head stalks the city streets – and why not?
today 16:23 BREAKING: 'Two DEAD' after shooting in Moscow – police rush to scene
today 16:17 Goldman Sachs, Bank of England and Treasury targeted by climate activists in London
today 16:17 Britain advises against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka
today 16:17 Hunt says he would choose no deal over no Brexit
today 15:38 The female gaze can have a special poison of its own
today 15:38 Rehanging Rembrandt
today 15:38 Mollie King: Dyslexia made reading aloud 'scary and intimidating'
today 15:38 Lyra McKee: What's next for Northern Ireland?
today 15:38 Devon skirt demo boys can now wear shorts
today 15:38 TV's Chris Packham condemns dead crows hung from gate
today 15:38 Time waster jailed for dialling 999 more than 850 times in a year
today 15:38 Passenger found with £1,500,000 stuffed in suitcases as he tried to flee UK
today 15:38 Protester glues her breasts to ground outside Goldman Sachs
today 15:38 Games with Gold May 2019: When will Xbox One free games be revealed?
today 15:38 REVEALED: Adolf Hitler’s shock plot to invade GIBRALTAR - ‘We MUST’
today 15:38 James Bond 25 live reveal: HUGE news for Daniel Craig's FINAL 007 movie – WATCH here NOW
today 15:38 Avengers Endgame: Is THIS ‘dead’ character ALIVE after shock moment? (Spoilers)
today 15:38 Snakes alive! RSPCA warns craze for bizarre pets creating animal welfare NIGHTMARE
today 15:38 Russia launches giant CITY-KILLER sub with TSUNAMI-spawning 'apocalypse' torpedoes
today 15:38 NASA SHOCK: How photos of sun revealed anomalies so big 'they could SWALLOW Earth'
today 15:38 Sri Lanka suicide bomber ‘RADICALISED’ at London University
today 15:38 Sainsbury's Asda deal: Why Sainsbury's merger wasn't thought to be good for shoppers
today 15:38 House prices UK: Property market remains ‘robust’ as buyers continue to purchase homes
today 15:38 LIBYA CRISIS: 800,000 migrants could soon head for EU as deadly war rages
today 15:38 James Bond 25 cast: FULL cast for Bond 25 REVEALED - Who are NEW Bond girls?
today 15:38 Ex-head of Navy RAGES over dropping ‘She’ from ships and blasts ‘right-on- fools'
today 15:38 Andrew Neil MOCKS Sturgeon for demanding independence referendum – 'does this EVERY year'
today 15:38 ISIS warning: Terror group celebrate Sri Lanka attack with SHOCK poster of Trump on fire
today 15:38 Pension warning: Savers might not be aware they are being CHARGED to put their money away
today 15:38 ITV Good Morning Britain: Richard Bacon praises Piers Morgan for kindness during illness
today 15:38 European elections POLL: Will YOU participate in the upcoming EU elections? VOTE HERE
today 15:38 Essex stabbing: Police officer repeatedly knifed in chest on own doorstep in Rayleigh
today 15:38 Theresa May WARNED: Elections failure 'WRITTEN IN STONE' now – 'She must resign'
today 15:35 Greens commit to air quality 'super commissioner'
today 15:35 Travellers at Hull's park and ride reveal when they will be leaving
today 15:35 The mystery of missing Renata Antczak: Police issue new statement on investigation
today 15:35 The mystery of missing Renata Antczak: Police issue new statement on investigation
Watch the news from UK on Facebook