Ey Up! Northerners are ‘champions of energy switching’

Citizens in Northern towns and cities are almost twice as savvy as Londoners, according to a report

Going back to school could ‘save UK households more than £11m every week on energy costs’

Energy consumption for cooking, television watching and dishwasher use is set to fall, saving each household around £104 a year, according to a new report

UK household energy bills to ‘skyrocket by £219m’ as fixed deals come to an end

Almost 1.5 million homes will be hit by price hikes unless they change to a new fixed tariff, according to a new report

‘Almost 14m UK households face £288m energy bill shock’

The lockdown has prevented meter readers from visiting properties, ‘hiding’ the fact energy use is estimated to have risen by £16 a month

Almost 13m UK households ‘owed £1.7bn by energy supplier’

That’s according to new research from Uswitch, which notes as winter ends, 46% of households are due a refund from their energy provider

Households face £16m energy bill increase after tariffs end

Around 47 deals are scheduled to run out at the end of January, which means many customers will be rolled on to default tariffs that are usually much higher

Energy price cap reduction ‘doesn’t give consumers a good deal’

Consumer bodies are calling on householders to shop around and switch to a better deal

Informal carers ‘forking out extra £200 a year for energy’

New research has also found more than a third of informal carers have struggled to pay their energy bills at some stage

Renters ‘footing £102 bill for previous tenants’ energy use’

New research suggests 70% of landlords don’t provide any information about energy tariffs and the switching process to their tenants

Four in 10 ‘informal carers struggling to pay energy bills’

Their annual energy bills are estimated to be £176 higher on average than other billpayers