energy

Are you safe from a carbon monoxide leak? Check your boiler during Gas Safety Week

It’s Gas Safety Week (18-24 September 2017), which aims to raise awareness of the dangers of poorly maintained gas appliances that could result in gas leaks, fires, explosions and carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Power NI customers to be hit with 5.6% electricity hike

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

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

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.

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

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.

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Ofgem signals price cut for three million energy customers

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

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

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

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

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

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Electricity innovation could save consumers £40bn

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

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

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.

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Petrol prices fall for second month in a row

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.

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