Domestic Energy

01 October

How to manage your student utility bills

It’s time to go back to university – here’s how to manage your student utility bills, to keep costs in check and make that student loan go a little further.

29 September

Switch to these energy price cap beating deals

The latest Ofgem energy price cap takes effect from October 1, cutting energy bills for millions of households. But these deals are cheaper. Switch now.

25 September

Why NOW is the time to switch energy

It’s switching season. September is coming to an end and the first winter chills are in the air, which means now is the time to switch energy with UKPower.

04 September

12 more energy suppliers cease trading

12 more UK energy suppliers have ceased trading, as Robin Hood Energy sells its customer base, along with that of 11 ‘white labels’ to British Gas.

31 August

What to do if your energy supplier goes bust

What would you do if your energy supplier went bust? We answer your questions to make you’re not left in the dark if your energy provider goes out of business.

18 August

How many people switch energy?

2020 looks set to be another record year for energy switching - here’s why now is the time to switch to a better deal for gas and electricity.

06 July

What’s the problem with smart meters?

Smart meters are getting a bad press, largely due to lower than expected savings & technical issues. But here’s why smart meters are about more than saving money.

24 June

Coronavirus energy amnesty is over

It seems the coronavirus energy amnesty is over as Ofgem tells suppliers they can chase unpaid energy bills again. More bad news for beleaguered households?

28 May

Can your energy supplier stop you switching?

Energy suppliers have been blocking certain price comparison services to stop customers switching – but are suppliers actually allowed to block switches?

22 May

Energy prices drop to two year low

Gas & electricity prices are at their lowest point for two years - switch now to make the most of the savings, lock in low rates and cut your energy bills.