npower latest energy company to hike bills after price cap increase

Around one million customers will see their bills rise by £117 a year on average

EDF Energy second supplier to raise prices after new Ofgem cap

Around 1.3m customers will see prices increase by £118 a year on average

CMA appoints panel members for prepayment meter cap review

The provisional decision and consultation is expected to be published this summer

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Ofgem’s energy price cap increase: Responses

It will come into effect from 1st April 2019 for standard variable tariff and prepayment meter customers

Energy bills to rise for millions as Ofgem raises price cap

It will affect 11m households on default or standard variable tariffs and four million prepayment meter customers

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66 energy deals ‘are still more expensive than the price cap’

There are 66 energy deals remaining on the market that cost more than the price cap. That’s the claim made by auto-switching service Look After My Bills, which has published new research suggesting the most expensive, a fixed offering from supplier Ebico at £1,312.29, is £175 more costly than the limit enforced for standard variable tariffs at […]

Energy price cap enters force

Ofgem expects the move will save around 11 million people an average of £76 a year

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

Centrica to challenge energy price cap

The British Gas owner plans to apply for a judicial review against regulator Ofgem

Energy price cap in the New Year: Industry responds

The energy sector has responded to the government’s announcement that a price cap on domestic bills will come into force in the New Year