Category: UK energy

UK, EU Gasoline Prices Spike to Record High Amid Russia’s Destabilization of Ukraine

Gasoline prices in the UK and the EU have risen to new highs as the Russia-Ukraine crisis continues to hit oil prices, threatening to further push up heating bills in Europe. Most Five Eyes countries, several European nations, and Japan on Feb. 22 hit Russia with new sanctions for ordering troops into two separatist regions of…


UK Energy Firm Accidentally Sends Out Trillion-Dollar Checks To Customers

Northern Powergrid, a UK electrical distribution company, has thanked customers for not cashing out trillion-pound checks the firm had mistakenly sent as compensation for power cuts. In November last year, heavy storms swept across the UK that left thousands of people without power. As compensation, 74 customers received checks worth trillions of dollars, amounts that…