energy

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.

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

Monday, 22 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’.