energy

Energy firms must do more to help elderly customers, says report

Energy firms need to do more to help need to do more to help protect elderly customers, according to a new report.

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Monzo introduces in-app energy deal switching with up to £50 credit - how does it stack up?

Customers of Monzo will soon be able to switch energy deals using its banking app and earn up to £50 credit towards their bills.

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Have solar panels had their day in the sun?

Energy bills have been rising steadily and now cost an average of £1,137 a year. But what if you could generate your own solar power? We do the sums to see if it’s worth the initial outlay

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Millions of energy customers face 'cruel April fool’s joke' as prices set to rise by more than £100

15 million households will see their energy bills increase by more than £100 a year from 1 April despite the introduction of the energy price cap. 

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700,000 homes switched to renewable energy as First Utility is rebranded Shell Energy

First Utility – the UK’s seventh largest energy supplier – has today rebranded as Shell Energy in a move that will see its 700,000 customers switched to renewable electricity overnight.

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Would you buy a train-powered house? HS2 could provide green energy for "hundreds" of new homes

High-profile infrastructure project High Speed Two (HS2) could use its trains to power up to 500 new homes.

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Spring Statement 2019: banning gas boilers from new homes to "dramatically" reduce energy bills

Chancellor Philip Hammond has pledged to ban boilers in new homes that harm the environment in the next six years.

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Nosedive in delivery of boiler installations is putting the vulnerable and elderly at risk, MPs warn

MPs and energy campaigners are warning that the nosedive in the delivery of energy efficient improvements is putting the vulnerable and elderly at risk.

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British Gas and Scottish Power hike bills for variable tariff customers by up to £119 - more than FIVE times the level of inflation

British Gas and Scottish Power customers are next in line to face significant price hikes, with five out of the Big Six energy providers now charging the maximum legally allowed.

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Half the 'Big Six' energy providers hike prices this week by up to £118

The misery for millions of households continues as the Big Six energy providers race to increase prices to the maximum permitted under the new energy price cap.  

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