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SSE and Npower merger scrapped

SSE and Npower merger scrapped

A proposed merger between two of the UK’s largest energy companies has been scrapped after SSE and Npower failed to agree on terms to ensure financial support for the new firm. The merger would have seen the UK’s “Big Six” energy providers reduced to five, although it came under a […]

SSE-Npower merger gets watchdog clearance

SSE-Npower merger gets watchdog clearance

The proposed merger between two of Britain’s Big Six energy firms, Npower and SSE, has been given the all clear by the UK’s competition watchdog. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has provided the final approval needed for the merger, that will create the country’s second largest energy provider, after […]