Energy Suppliers

21 August

Ofgem Collective Switch Saves £3.3 million

A collective switching trial run by Ofgem, the energy regulator, has saved UK households around £3.3 million on their annual energy bills. Here's how a collective switch can help to cut energy bills.

07 August

Prepay energy bill price cap rise

One month after Ofgem set a cap on the price customers pay for their prepaid energy, the millions of customers on prepay meters have started saving money on the cost of their utilities. But what exactly is the price cap, is it working, and can new customers benefit from switching to prepay meters?

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.

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.

03 October

Busting the myths about switching business energy

Why aren't more people switching energy? There are loads of misconceptions that are stopping people from switching. Let's bust some energy switching myths.

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.

29 August

Are subsidy cuts and policy changes curbing community renewable energy schemes?

Renewable energy from community-run energy schemes is powering the equivalent of 130,000 homes across the UK, but could subsidy cuts and policy changes have slowed down the number of projects launched.

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?