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Celtic FC Foundation kids enjoy 'hooptastic' Q&A

18 April, 2017

We were delighted to host a press conference with a difference at Scottish Premier League champions Celtic FC’s training ground.

3 quick steps to update your boiler and thermostat for Spring

05 April, 2017

We’re certainly loving the longer days & warmer nights; the array of flowers in bloom, the birds chirping away, and most importantly, the sun.

Utilita at the 2016 Eastleigh Sports Awards

16 February, 2017

Utilita was proud to be one of a group of community focussed sponsors for the Eastleigh Sports Awards. The awards, which were hosted at the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl, identify and celebrate the achievements of individuals, teams, volunteers and coaches who

Utilita announces new partnership with Bradford Bulls 2017

15 February, 2017

We have announced a major partnership with Bradford Bulls – a world renowned name in rugby league. We're delighted to confirm we are now the main shirt sponsor for the Bulls.

Our response to the CMA pre-pay price cap

09 February, 2017

Energy prices for more than 4 million British households have been capped by Ofgem, the regulator, in a move it claims will bring down bills for customers with pre-pay meters.

We're the title sponsor of the Daily Record 'Our Heroes Awards' 2017

07 February, 2017

We have been confirmed as the title sponsor of the Daily Record Our Heroes Awards 2017. Since 2004, the event has searched for Scotland’s unsung heroes - those who deserve recognition for their efforts and have remarkable stories to tell.

Latest findings on the impact of smart meters from Smart energy outlook

01 February, 2017

Smart Energy GB, the voice of the smart meter rollout, today published Smart energy outlook, the largest independent barometer of national public opinion on energy and smart meters.

Utilita Live is now open!

20 January, 2017

We’ve teamed up with Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s leading live entertainment and ticketing company to give Utilita Energy customers access to a huge range of guaranteed festival tickets plus exclusive offers on music tickets, products and ex

Utilita Winter Price Freeze

05 December, 2016

We can confirm we will be freezing our gas and electricity prices throughout the winter.

Beware of these energy hungry appliances that may be lurking in your home

17 November, 2016

One of the main benefits of having a smart meter in your home is being able to see what you’re spending in real time. However, when it comes to tracking down the most energy hungry appliances, it can be a bit of a guessing game.

7 cheap and easy ways to give your living room a makeover

10 November, 2016

There are many ways to makeover a room on a budget, which is great for those who like to change and freshen things up in their home. Sometimes a few cheap and easy ideas are all it takes to lend new life and personality to your living room.

Your Autumn to-do list

20 October, 2016

The nights are drawing in, and the leaves are starting to fall. Autumn is coming – with it comes colder weather, an army of creepy crawlies and higher energy costs. Here’s how to prepare your home for the darker months:

5 ways to make the most of your heating system

13 October, 2016

When the temperature drops, it’s tempting to crank up the thermostat up in a desperate attempt to hold on to summer. However – this can be unnecessary and a drain on your energy spend. By mastering your heating controls and taking simple measures, you

5 things to do before you switch the central heating on

06 October, 2016

Feeling the cold at home? Keep the central heating at bay for a little longer with these simple yet effective house-warming tips.

We're confirmed as Motherwell FC's Official Energy Partner

15 September, 2016

We're delighted to be confirmed as the Official Energy Partner of MOTHERWELL FOOTBALL CLUB for the 2016/17 season. The club will work with us to highlight our outstanding products and services – including our long-term commitment to be cheaper than the

We've Officially Opened Our New Headquarters

12 September, 2016

We've officially launched our new offices in Chandler’s Ford – just days after we reached 400,000 customers.

We're confirmed as Hibernian FC's Official Energy Partner

09 September, 2016

We're confirmed as Hibernian FC's Official Energy Partner

We're confirmed as Derby FC's Official Energy Partner

08 September, 2016

We're excited to announce a major new partnership with Derby County Football Club, as their ‘Official Energy Partner’ for the 2016/17 season.

We're confirmed as Rangers Official Energy Partner

06 September, 2016

We're delighted to announce a major new partnership with Rangers Football Club

We're confirmed as Celtic FC's Official Energy Partner

01 September, 2016

We're delighted to announce a major new partnership with Celtic Football Club

We're confirmed as Leeds United’s Official Energy Partner

31 August, 2016

Proud to be powering LUFC’s Academy & Foundation

Supporting women's football

15 August, 2016

We're proud to be the shirt sponsor of Crystal Palace's Ladies FC as well as the Official Energy Partner of Crystal Palace FC

Singing like a canary – we're joining forces with Norwich City FC

04 August, 2016

The deal was confirmed today and will see us become the Official Energy Partner of the Championship side – nicknamed The Canaries – for the forthcoming 2016/17 season.

8 quick & easy ways to keep cool this summer

28 July, 2016

Summer may have finally arrived but some of us find it difficult to deal with the warmer weather. One of the first things we do is pop to the shops and stock up on fans and air conditioning units.

Sponsorship deal with Portsmouth FC Academy

25 July, 2016

We are delighted to announce we are the new main sponsor of Portsmouth FC’s Academy.

5 Benefits of having a Smart Meter

15 July, 2016

Did you know smart meters are part of the Government’s plans to update our national energy system? – Every home and small business must have one by the end of 2020.

Fuel poverty - what's the smart move?

11 July, 2016

A household is more likely to be fuel poor if using a Pay As You Go meter; and therein lies the smart answer.

Three quick steps to update your boiler and thermostat

05 July, 2016

We’re loving the longer daylight hours; the array of flowers in bloom, birds chirping away … and, most importantly, the warmer weather! So, as the mercury rises, here’s a few small tips to ensure your energy spend falls …

We're cutting our gas prices AGAIN – that'll be the 3rd time this year!

29 June, 2016

Our average Pay As You Go customer will save £83.47 annually, when all of our price cuts since 1st January 2016 are taken into account!

New In-Home Display Covers

28 June, 2016

We've developed a range of In-Home Display covers, to add a splash of colour and all-round protection.

A Supporting Hand to a Local Football Club

10 June, 2016

We’re delighted to announce we will become the official club sponsors of Vanarama National League Side, Eastleigh FC - in a bid to support talent in our local area.

We're cutting our gas prices for a second time in 2016

05 June, 2016

We will be reducing our gas prices by an average 5.7%*. This comes into effect on the 1st April and follows a 3.54% gas price cut on the 1st January 2016.

Why not pre-pay?

23 April, 2015

Utilita want to lift the stigma from prepayment energy - the vast majority of the UK population pay for their gas and electricity via direct debit, waiting for a bill every month which arrives after the energy has been used, making it very difficult to se

International Day of Happiness - your happiness is part of something bigger!

15 March, 2015

Making people happy is what we’re all about, so we think today is a pretty good day - the campaign is a global celebration to mark 20th March as the United Nations International Day of Happiness.

Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

27 May, 2016

Raising awareness of the heating and insulation problems faced by low-income households.

Utilita welcome the proposed CMA remedies

10 March, 2016

Bill Bullen, MD of Utilita Energy – the UK leading smart prepayment supplier - welcomed the proposed CMA remedies.

Free Scotland Lightbox Projects

20 January, 2016

The Lightbox Project is back to spark your imagination with our free, drop-in, two-day workshops, packed full of technology for all ages.

Today we welcomed our 300,000th customer

20 January, 2016

300,000, - that’s treble the number of customers we had just 18 months ago. We want to thank all 300,000 of you.

Big Family - Small Budget

10 January, 2014

Mum, Dad, 5 Children, 5 Cats, 3 Hamsters, 3 Guinea Pigs, 1 Rabbit and 1 Dog.


17 December, 2015

We are cutting our gas prices AGAIN on 1 January 2016.

Younger Brits 'keen on smart PAYG energy meters'

11 December, 2014

Almost half of consumers in Britain would like to use a smart pay-as-you-go (PAYG) meter for their gas and electricity, according to a new survey.

Thermostat Myths

16 November, 2015

New research shows that more than 60% of Great Britain are making at least one basic error with their home heating controls that could be costing them money.

Scottish League Cup Charity Partner Announced

09 November, 2015

One of Britain’s leading family support charities, Home-Start, has been confirmed as the official charity partner of the Scottish League Cup, presented along with ourselves for the remainder of the 2015/16 season.

Smart Meter In-Home Display - loss of supply

04 November, 2015

Winter is Coming

02 November, 2015

Around the 16th November is on average the busiest day in our call centre – we know this day is coming but we want you to know too. Is there anything we can do to help you, before you need to call us?

Our Story - as told on ITN

21 October, 2015

We’ve been working closely with ITN productions to produce this fantastic video, telling our smart pre-pay story.

Utilita Energy partners with The Scottish League Cup

14 October, 2015

GB's leading pre-pay energy provider takes first step into sports sponsorship

Cheaper than the Big Six... again!

18 September, 2015

We are delighted to announce - in line with our aim to keep prices below the Big Six suppliers for prepayment customers - that we are cutting gas prices for our Smart Pre-pay customers by an average of 2.1% from 1st October 2015.

ANOTHER Price Cut in 2015

18 September, 2015

Utilita Energy, proud to be Britain’s leading smart pre-pay energy provider has today (18th September 2015) announced it will cut its gas prices by an average of 2.1%.*

Utilita back Citizens Advice call for a fairer pre-pay system

09 March, 2015

Citizens Advice have flagged the issues pre-pay energy users face, arguing that the service is second-rate compared to the mainstream market of credit energy users.

The Manchester Lightbox Project

09 March, 2015

Since the New Year, Utilita Headquarters has been a flurry of work and excitement in the build up to the next instalment of the free, drop-in, two-day event: The Lightbox Project (17th – 18th Feb 2015).

National Cut Your Energy Costs Day

09 March, 2015

Did you know that the 10th January was ‘National Cut Your Energy Costs Day’? It’s surprisingly hard to keep up with all the national and international day events (there is actually a ‘Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day’) so we made a point t

Your Autumn to-do list

20 October, 2016

The nights are drawing in, and the leaves are starting to fall. Autumn is coming – with it comes colder weather, an army of creepy crawlies and higher energy costs. Here’s how to prepare your home for the darker months:

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