More than 600k electricity switches in March

That’s an increase of 29% compared to the same month in 2018

Short Fuse Episode 42

Short Fuse episode featuring the latest energy news and insights.

Ofgem extends energy price cap exemption for three suppliers

Good Energy, Ecotricity and Green Energy can charge consumers above the standard variable tariff rates set by Ofgem

British Gas latest supplier to increase energy bills by 10.5%

Around four million customers will be affected from April

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 […]