What happens when an energy supplier goes bust?
We’re currently seeing unprecedented times in the energy market with the recent increase in wholesale gas prices impacting many countries and leaving some smaller suppliers with little option than to close down. Read more
What’s happening in the energy sector?
With energy prices rising beyond anything we’ve seen in the past decade and some smaller energy providers exiting the energy market, we understand it’s a worrying time for all our customers. Read more
The straightforward guide to green energy
More and more energy suppliers are offering renewable energy tariffs and deals but with terms like carbon offsetting, greenwashing and REGO’s it’s a complicated marketplace. Here we explain those terms and what they mean for you as a consumer. Read more
How does renewable energy reduce climate change?
Renewable energy, also known as clean energy, comes from processes that are constantly replenished or from natural sources. Examples of renewable energy are sunlight or wind, but even their availability depends on the time and weather. Read more
Your Co-op & Octopus Energy Joint Venture
How to Spot Corporate Greenwashing
The Co-op Energy and Octopus Story
Top 5 for energy supplier customer service in the UK
Types of Renewable Energy & The Benefits
What is Community Power? Why is it important?
Community power is a relatively new concept. It’s becoming increasingly important to raise awareness of it as our society moves towards a greener way of doing and thinking in our everyday lives. So if you haven’t heard of community power before or you want some more information on it – you’re in the right place. Read more
Green Energy. What does it mean and how can it help you?
Green Energy tariffs have become increasingly popular in recent years, as concerns around climate change and diminishing fossil fuels reserves became increasingly popular. But what exactly is green energy? Read more
Midcounties Co-operative is Top for Sustainability and Communities
The Midcounties Co-operative has been named Business of the Year in the edie 2021 Sustainability Leaders Awards. We were also recognised for our support for community energy through Co-op Energy and the Co-op Community Power Tariff. Read more