Energy Prices

05 September

4-step plan to cut your gas and electricity bills before the cold snap

The forecasts say we're in for an Indian summer, so follow our 4-step plan to start saving on your energy bills before the cold snap hits and the heating goes on.

31 August

Will Hurricane Harvey have an impact on UK energy prices?

Hurricane Harvey has had a devastating effect of the most southerly states of the US - and the global energy market might also take a hit.

17 August

What is the warm home discount?

Increasing energy costs and falling wages means more UK households are struggling to pay their energy bills. The Warm Home Discount can help ease the strain.

15 August

How the smart meter roll out is pushing up your energy bills

A lack of skilled engineers could be putting the government's 2020 smart meter deadline in jeopardy, and pushing up the cost of your energy bills.

08 August

Government energy review – public service or lip service?

The government is launching a review into energy prices - just a week after British Gas announced its price rises - but will it make any difference?

03 August

How to protect yourself against energy price hikes

British Gas is the last of the Big Six to announce it will be putting up the price of electricity - here's how you can protect against future price hikes.

04 July

Can Ofgem deliver a fairer energy deal?

Responsibility for the government’s energy price cap will be handed over to Ofgem - but can the energy regulator make the market fairer for all?

29 June

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.

27 June

How will the general election result affect energy prices?

Energy prices have been getting used as a political football for years now, with rival parties all-too-keen to give gas and electricity suppliers a good kicking to score with public opinion.

22 June

How will the general election result affect your business?

It’s been a week since the general election, and that dramatic results night, which essentially saw the two main parties simultaneously claim both victory and defeat.