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Check who's taken over your energy supply

This advice applies to England

You might get a new energy supplier if your current supplier:

  • goes out of business

  • is bought by another energy company

  • changes their name

You’ll still have gas and electricity if this happens.

You’ll normally be told when your account is being moved to a new supplier.

If your current supplier goes bust, you can usually find out who your new supplier is within a few days. They will also contact you to tell you they've taken over your energy supply. You can read our advice about what to do if your energy supplier goes bust.

If your supplier is being sold or changing their name, they’ll contact you to tell you:

  • the name of your new supplier

  • when your account will be moved to the new supplier

These are the suppliers that have been taken over since January 2021, and the month they announced the change.

Old supplierNew supplierDate
GoTo Energy Shell October 2021
Daligas Shell October 2021
Colorado Energy Shell October 2021
Pure Planet Shell October 2021
Igloo Energy E.ON Next September 2021
Symbio Energy E.ON Next September 2021
Enstroga E.ON Next September 2021
Green Shell Energy September 2021
Avro Energy Octopus Energy September 2021
People's Energy British Gas September 2021
Utility Point EDF September 2021
MoneyPlus Energy British Gas September 2021
PFP Energy British Gas September 2021
HUB Energy E.ON Next August 2021
Simplicity Energy British Gas January 2021

Green Network Energy

EDF January 2021
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