Electricity generators Drax Power and Intergen have paid fines for failing to fund energy-saving measures for households in low-income areas.
Annual Growth in the UK housing market has fallen for the third month running and now stands at 8.5%, down 0.5% on October, according to new figures from the Nationwide building society.
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan says early repayment frees up resources for investment in activities that will grow the economy and create jobs.
Due to the volume of traffic that passes through the Dartford Tolls, every day and the limitless number of traffic jams caused by the need to stop and pay they are being removed.
New rules to encouarge savers to being introduced next year will help protect savers from being mis-sold inappropriate retirement products, experts say.