South West Water vows price freeze until 2015

South West Water (SSW) has pledged to not raise standard tariffs and standing charges for householders and businesses next year. The Exeter-based water and sewerage company has also proposed to keep average bill rises below inflation up to 2020 for all of its 800,000 customers. The move comes after bills in the region tumbled by […]

EDF wants petrol forecourt-style prices for gas and electricity

French supplier EDF Energy has thrown the gauntlet down to its fellow Big Six suppliers by putting its weight behind proposals for petrol forecourt-style prices for gas and electricity. Over the weekend it proposed simplifying energy pricing which would see standing charges, regional differences and “tiered” pricing scrapped. A single unit price for gas and […]