energy

Green providers take on brown suppliers in energy price war

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

Green energy providers are taking on traditional brown suppliers that produce energy from polluting sources, such as oil or coal.

Check if your household is due £117 in overpaid energy bills

Monday, 22 May 2017 | News

Four in ten households (42%) could reclaim a collective £1.3 billion from suppliers for energy they paid for but didn’t use over the winter months.

The Conservative Manifesto: what it means for your finances

Thursday, 18 May 2017 | Article

Prime Minister and Conservative (Tory) leader Theresa May has today published her party’s 2017 manifesto ahead of the general election on 8 June.

How I saved £800 on gas and electricity in less than 10 minutes

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 | Blog | By Rachel Lacey

Earlier this month business secretary Greg Clark hit the headlines when he said he’d never switched energy suppliers because he thought it was a ‘hassle’.

New energy supplier Engie bids to shake-up sector with tracker tariff

Friday, 12 May 2017 | News

A new challenger has entered the UK energy market, promising more transparency for consumers over bills and pricing.

Theresa May pledges energy price cap if re-elected

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 | News

Prime Minister and Conservative party leader, Theresa May, has today confirmed long-expected plans to introduce an energy price cap if she’s re-elected on 8 June.

Bulb becomes ‘first’ provider to cut energy prices this year

Monday, 24 April 2017 | News

Green energy provider Bulb has today cut prices by an average of 3% for duel fuel customers and 4% for electricity-only users, making it the first supplier to do so this year, according to price comparison website uSwitch.

EDF to hike energy prices but government promises action to curb bills

Thursday, 13 April 2017 | News

EDF customers will be hit with average price hikes of 7.2% - or £78 a year - from 21 June, the Big Six provider has announced.

Energy providers to be banned from back-billing after a year

Monday, 03 April 2017 | News

Energy suppliers will be banned from back-billing customers for energy used more than a year ago, under proposals published by energy regulator Ofgem.

Is it time to switch to green energy? How green firms compare

Monday, 27 March 2017 | Article

We investigate how eco-friendly renewable energy tariffs really are and whether they can save you money.