What is the Big Energy Week?


Standard energy rates will be capped from January 2019, but switching with us could save you as much as £482* on your annual energy bills.

in partnership with Banner uswitch

Looking to switch your business energy supplier? Click here

* Between 1 Jan 2018 and 30 Jun 2018, at least 10% of people who switched energy supplier for both gas & electricity with uSwitch saved £482 or more.

In a year that has seen energy suppliers increase their tariffs by an unprecedented level, Citizens Advice have unveiled the Big Energy Week campaign.

It aims to provide consumers across the United Kingdom with access to advice on the financial support available to lessen the burden of rising fuel bills, as well as information on how to lower bills.

Beginning on January 16, 2012, and concluding on January 21, the Big Energy Week has drawn support from various quarters - including Which?, Consumer Focus, the Government and industry regulator, Ofgem.

As part of the week-long campaign, events coordinated by Citizens Advice are set to take place all over the country.

Gillian Guy, Citizens Advice chief executive, explained why the campaign was being launched. She said: "We continue to help people on a daily basis with face to face and online advice. More and more people are coming to us for advice on how to spend less on their fuel bills."

Latest gas and electricity news brought to you by UK Power - the energy price comparison site.

Click here to run an energy price comparison, and see if you could be paying less for your gas and electricity.

Found this page interesting?

Help spread the word and share this page with your friends and family on your social networks.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more