Rural areas vulnerable to fuel price spikes

Rural areas are at risk of fuel price spikes, the Countryside Alliance has warned. The campaign group’s claim comes in response to the Office of Fair Trading’s latest study out today, which found that competition in the off-grid market gave customers a good choice. This was despite the OFT’s reservations about how some heating oil […]

Watchdog calls on government to help off-grid fuel customers

The Government needs to help off-grid fuel customers who are struggling with rising bills, a consumer watchdog has warned. Responding to the OFT’s study into the off-grid energy market, Consumer Focus said it was concerned that off-grid customers were more likely to be on the verge of fuel poverty. Audrey Gallacher, Director of Energy at […]