A better energy deal could save you £477*
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Compare deals and switch in minutes to cut your annual energy bills.
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We compare the big six suppliers - and many more
UK Power is an energy comparison site. We compare gas and electricity suppliers to help you find the cheapest energy prices, switch to a better deal and cut the cost of their bills!
It only takes five minutes to switch to a better deal, and you could save more than £482* on your annual energy bills.
We compare tariffs from a wide range of suppliers, and show you how much you could save by switching - just choose the best deal, and we'll take care of the rest.
You'll pay nothing. The commission is paid by suppliers, and this will not affect the price of any tariff you sign up to using our service.
The switch should take no longer than 17 days, and there'll be no disruption to your service - gas and electricity will be supplied through the same pipes and cables.
A straightforward switch of Energy supplier, which will provide a saving of almost £400 for me in a year! Very well done, thanks a million.Alan Kidd in SOUTH CROYDON
Amazing customer service. I had a query and it was resolved immediately! Very understanding customer service assistants too! Saved me lots of money - already recommended and will continue to do so!!Katrina Martin in LINGFIELD
Never switched before, always thought it’s too complicated. It was so simple and saved me loads of money! Wish i’d heard of you earlier.Stephen Whittaker in COLNE
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Comparing energy prices is simple with UKPower, and you can switch to a better deal on gas and electricity in the time it takes to make a cuppa.
Here’s how to compare energy deals using our energy price checker, and switch gas and electricity supplier in three simple steps:
It really is that simple – we’ll let both your old and new suppliers that you’re moving, and within three weeks you’ll be switched to a cheaper rate on gas and electricity. And, as with most energy comparison sites, we won’t charge you a penny for using our electricity and gas prices comparison service, and we make our money through commission paid to us by the suppliers.
You can compare gas and electricity deals, also known as dual fuel, or compare gas price and compare electricity rates separately if you prefer. And you can make the switch whether you rent or own your home.
If you’re a business owner looking to save money, switching business energy is one of the simplest ways to cut costs without compromising on the quality of your goods or service.
To switch to a better deal on business gas and electricity, give our switching team a call on 0800 320 2000 or leave your number here, and we’ll give you a call back.
There are a number of reasons your energy bill is higher than usual, and switching supplier is just one of a number of ways to bring them back in line.
You could be paying more for your gas and electricity because:
Although bringing down the cost of your energy bills will be your number one priority, cheaper energy prices aren’t the only thing to consider.
When you compare power companies and the different tariffs each offers, you should also look into things like customer service levels, opening hours, and how they handle billing enquiries. Online customer reviews are a good place to start to find out more about individual energy companies.
Although dual fuel energy tariffs are often more convenient, as you only get one bill for both your gas and electricity, it's often worth comparing gas and comparing electricity separately, to see if you can get them cheaper as single-fuel deals.
Don’t always assume one of the Big Six energy suppliers will necessarily offer the best deal or the best customer service – there are a wide range of smaller energy suppliers out there, some of which you might never even have heard of, but they might be the best fit for you. So try to keep an open mind when running a gas and electric suppliers comparison.
Every UK energy supplier is regulated by Ofgem, which means even the smallest energy suppliers must operate under the same rules as the largest. Even if your supplier goes bust, your supply won’t be cut off and Ofgem will assign a new supplier to take over your tariff.
If you’re not happy with your current energy provider for any reason, from high prices to poor customer service, it’s worth running an electricity and gas suppliers comparison and making the switch.
Energy prices are constantly changing, and for all kinds of reasons, including supply and demand, availability, wholesale costs, transport costs, and infrastructure maintenance.
Even conflict or a natural disaster in an in oil-rich country can impact production and accessibility, which can, in turn, influence the price you pay to boil a kettle, or fire up the central heating.
Wholesale cost changes are the main reason why gas and electricity prices fluctuate, and if you’re on a variable tariff, the price you pay for the energy you use will vary according to these wholesale costs, meaning your bills could go up or down.
But while variable rates can drop, they’re far more likely to rise, and that’s why it often makes sense to sign up to a fixed rate tariff, and lock in your rate for a set period of time, usually 12 months. A fixed rate tariff not only offers a good way to beat the price hikes, but is also good for budgeting, as you know the rate you’ll be paying for the duration of the deal.
Our electricity and gas prices comparison service is available, completely free of charge, to household and businesses alike – we want to take the hassle out of switching energy no matter what your circumstances are.
But it’s worth noting that domestic energy deals differ from business energy deals, and the switching process is very different for both.
The main differences between domestic and business energy switching and supply are:
To find out more ways in which business energy differs to domestic, as well as how to switch business energy, check out our guide to Business vs Domestic Energy.
*Between 1 Jan 2019 and 30 June 2019, at least 10% of people who switched energy supplier for both gas & electricity with uSwitch saved £477 or more. **At least 10% of businesses who switched energy supplier for both gas & electricity with us between August 2017 and August 2018 saved £970 or more. ***Citizens Advice found UK households overpaid on energy by £11bn between 2004 and 2019 - an average of £733m a year during that period.