New build home
Inefficient new-build homes add £200 per year to energy bills

The Energy and Climate Intelligence Unit says scrapping the Zero Carbon Homes policy was an error

Cold house
Four million Brits turn off power in winter to avoid pricey bills

Auto-switching service Labrador says 41% of Brits would pay more for an energy efficient property

Electricity meter
Nearly 90% of citizens say energy firms must tackle meter cheats

Of 150,000 cases currently taking place each year, only around 1,500 people are charged

Dutch-style domestic efficiency upgrades halve energy bills

Nottingham City Council has secured more than £5 million in funding from the EU to extend the programme

2018 was ‘worst year on record for price rises’

2018 saw 57 price rises take place, compared to just 15 in 2017

Number of cheap energy deals ‘down 90% ahead of price cap’

A new Which? report says there are just eight tariffs costing less than £1,000 a year on the market

Piggy bank on radiator
Households in south west cash out to stay warm

Residents of Truro in Cornwall are expected to pay an average of £16.35 more to heat their home over winter

Three million consumers owe £400m to their energy supplier

More than a tenth of energy billpayers now face average arrears to the tune of £134 each

Government policies ‘not to blame for recent price hikes’

The UK Energy Research Centre says policy costs in the UK are actually not very expensive

Spain scraps 7% solar tax in move to cut energy bills

Energy and Environment Minister Teresa Ribera said the move will make it easier for consumers to install panels