In the last few days, the government faced calls from MPs to launch an advice campaign to help reduce their energy costs in the coming months.
A £15 million campaign, which Business Secretary Jacob Rees-Mogg had previously endorsed, was blocked by the Prime Minister.
Climate Minister Graham Stuart defended her stance, noting that “We are not a nanny state government.”
Just a few weeks ago, in a letter, Ofgem spoke of the possibility of “gas supply emergency” measures to help preserve the UK’s gas reserves.
ELN has approached Ofgem for comment.