Domestic Energy

19 June

How to stop your energy supplier installing a prepayment meter

Energy firms have come under fire for forcing too many customers to use prepaid meters, but can you stop your supplier from installing one?

15 May

Does your energy supplier owe you money?

If you pay your energy bills by Direct Debit, there’s a good chance your supplier owes you upwards of £100. Here’s how to claim your money back.

04 April

Is it time to go green?

Wind and solar sources now generate more electricity in the UK than nuclear power – is it time to embrace renewable energy?

27 March

How to switch energy supplier

Switching energy supplier is usually simple, but some companies are easier to leave than others. How does yours measure up?

20 February

What will a price cap mean for your energy bills?

MPs say energy price cap needs to be in place by next winter to end “rip-off" energy prices. Here's the latest on the price cap.

07 February

Ofgem energy price hike for vulnerable households

5 million vulnerable households are to be hit with a price hike on their annual energy bills, despite being protected by the energy price cap.

09 January

Are you stuck on an expensive energy deal?

If you're unsure about the type of energy deal you're on, you're far from alone - 28% of UK householders have no idea. Here's how to switch and save.

29 November

Are you struggling with fuel poverty?

The UK has around 2.5 million households living in fuel poverty. What exactly is fuel poverty, why is it on the increase, and what can be done about it?

21 November

Is this the end of the standard variable rate tariff?

British Gas is scrapping its standard variable rate tariff (SVT) – but will other energy suppliers follow suit and end these expensive energy deals?

27 October

Do you know how much your appliances are adding to your energy bills?

From leaving the TV & lights on when not in the room or overfilling the kettle, we all have bad energy habits - how much are yours adding to your bills?