energy

Power NI customers to be hit with 5.6% electricity hike

Thursday, 17 August 2017 | News

Power NI customers will be hit with a 5.6% electricity hike from 1 October, the provider has announced today.

True money stories from smart people: Can I borrow your crystal ball? Mine seems to be faulty

Monday, 14 August 2017 | Article

When we hear of Julius Caesar brushing aside the soothsayer who told him to “beware the Ides of March”, we think he was being dangerously rash.

Save almost £700 a year on home appliances with these 10 lifestyle tips

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 | Article

With all the chatter and advertising about changing energy suppliers and obtaining better tariffs, there is hardly a soul in this nation who has not heard that they should change to a better deal.

Ofgem signals price cut for three million energy customers

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 | News

Three million consumers who use prepayment energy meters are set to see their costs fall later this year.

Want to escape the British Gas price rise? Here are the alternatives

Friday, 04 August 2017 | News

Millions of British Gas customers were hit with the news this week that electricity prices will...

British Gas customers to be hit with up to 12.5% price hike

Tuesday, 01 August 2017 | News

Millions of British Gas customers will be hit with price hikes of up to 12.5% from 15 September, the provider has announced today.

Electricity innovation could save consumers £40bn

Monday, 24 July 2017 | News

A government initiative to change the way electricity is created and stored could save consumers up to £40 billion, according to energy regulator Ofgem.

British Gas pays 12,000 customers £90 each for missed appointments

Thursday, 20 July 2017 | News

British Gas has paid a collective £1.1 million to around 12,000 domestic and micro-business customers after its third-party agents missed or were late to appointments, and it did not compensate customers.

Petrol prices fall for second month in a row

Friday, 07 July 2017 | News

Petrol prices have fallen by 2p a litre for the second month in a row, according to data on June prices from the latest RAC Fuel Watch report.

British Gas to be investigated amid concerns it wrongly charged early exit fees

Thursday, 06 July 2017 | News

An investigation into British Gas’ switching terms has been launched by energy regulator Ofgem.