Energy Prices

07 October

Should you switch energy suppliers?

Energy prices have risen to unusually high levels. But why is this happening? What should you do if your fixed-rate deal is ending soon? And why are there no prices online? Read on to find out.

04 October

Should energy efficiency take priority over a price cap?

The government has confirmed a price cap to curb 'rip-off energy bills', but should it concentrate on the UK’s domestic energy-efficiency problem?

31 August

Loyalty doesn’t pay – switching is the way

Energy companies make their money from customer inertia – if you don’t switch supplier when your current deal ends, you’ll be overpaying for energy.

14 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?

24 May

Do you hate your energy company?

Energy suppliers top the list of homeowners’ most hated service providers. Here’s what to do if you have a problem with your energy supplier.

17 May

How to get a refund from your energy company

If you pay for your energy by monthly direct debit, your energy company may actually be taking more money from you than it needs – in which case, you could be due a refund.

10 May

Who are the UK’s best and worst energy companies?

There’s more to energy switching than simply cutting the cost of your gas and electricity bills. Here are the UK's best and worst energy companies.

04 May

Why don’t SMEs understand their business energy bills?

Recent research has highlighted that an alarming number of employees and business owners struggle to understand their energy bills.

26 April

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.

13 April

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?