"These people are being penalised for nothing more than living in rural areas and smaller towns and villages. We are glad that the OFT has put their plight at the centre of its investigation," he added.
Launched on March 14th and due to be published in October 2011, the study will examine the LPG market and decide if customers are getting a fair deal.
Mary Starks, OFT director of infrastructure, said around 3.5 million homes rely on the fuel offered through off-the-grid suppliers and the cold December weather brought a large amount of complaints.
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