Find out what's in the average utility bill, and how these costs are broken down.
Energy bills can be confusing at the best times, with even simple things like how much you're paying seemingly hidden. We guide you through the maze.
Find out what to do if you think an energy supplier owes you money.
A back bill or 'catch-up' bill from your energy supplier can be an unpleasant surprise. Find out if you really owe what your supplier says you do
Find out how to scan the QR code on your energy bill to make switching easier than ever.
Annual energy statements are a great way to get an overall impression of your energy use. We talk you through what they contain.
Quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more with our British Gas bill breakdown.
Quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more with our npower energy bill breakdown.
Quickly find your plan name, exit fee, and more with our OVO Energy bill breakdown.
Find out how your energy personal projection is calculated and what it means for you.
One of the cheapest ways to pay for energy is Direct Debit, which means this payment method can save your more on your household energy bill
With our E.ON bill breakdown you can quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more.
Quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more with our EDF Energy bill breakdown.
Quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more with our SSE energy bill breakdown.
Quickly find your unit rate, plan name, standing charge and more with our ScottishPower energy bill breakdown
The UK's gym-goers burn a lot of energy working out, but what if we could use that energy to power our homes?
The Warm Home Discount: Find out if you are eligible for £140 off your electricity bill.
Find out if you can get up to £300 Winter Fuel Payment reduction on your energy bill this winter and how to apply.
Not sure if you can switch if you’ve got a Feed-In Tariff for your solar panels? We tackle this common question in our guide.
Cold Weather Payments are an additional benefit to help you pay for your heating when the cold weather really bites.
Find out if you are eligible to receive an energy allowance to help pay your gas and electricity bills.
Find out which energy suppliers offer the Warm Home Discount scheme.
Could you benefit from the Energy Company Obligation scheme? Find out with our guide.
Vulnerable energy consumers can find help with the Priority Services Register
Keep up to date with the latest gas and electricity prices rises and price cuts with uSwitch.
Read about the latest price changes from British Gas.
What is a price cap and how does it affect you and your bills?
What was the latest price change from SSE? Find out whether prices went up or down.
Find out abut the latest ScottishPower price change, and what you can do about it.
Find out about EDF Energy's latest gas and electricity price changes.
Find out everything you need to know about fracking with our guide
npower price changes for 2020
The latest on E.ON energy price rises and price drops.
Learn how you could save hundreds by finding the cheapest energy supplier for you.
Find out what to do if you owe money to your energy provider.
Everything you need to know about heating oil, including how to compare heating oil and how to heat your home with heating oil.
Find out what you to do if your home no longer has access to electricity.
Every wonder why your postcode makes a difference to your energy quote? Find out in this episode of Energy Q&A
Does paying by cash or cheque for your energy mean you pay more? Get the pros and cons.
What are the standing charges listed on your energy bill and is there any way to avoid paying them?
Don't know a kWh from a kW? Our guide reveals everything you need to know.
Being overcharged by your supplier is surprisingly common - here's how to stop it happening to you.
Find out what Ofgem does and how it ensures consumers get a fair deal on energy.
Get information on electrical safety in our guide and make sure your home is safe from hazards.
Learn about the legal rights that protect you as a consumer when you purchase energy.
A Tariff Comparison Rate can help you compare prices - but does anyone still use them?
Find out about the energy shopping campaign and why it's important to search for a better energy deal.
Want to know more about the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme? We've got the answers to all your questions.
Wind farms are growing in the UK — how effective are they and could one come to your town?
Is it time to begin generating your own energy? Read all about microgeneration in our guide.
Now that you've switched energy deal, what happens next? Find out in this easy to understand guide.
Find out how regional electricity and gas pricing works to ensure you're getting the best energy deal.
How does the Energy Switch Guarantee protect you? Find out which pledges suppliers commit to.
Don't think you can't switch energy supplier because you're a tenant!
Thinking of switching to a better deal, but not sure who you need to contact? It's easier than you think.
You might never need to move one of your energy meters, but if you do, this is the guide that will help you.
An Economy 7 tariff offers a different price for your electricity depending on when you use it, but is it suitable for you?
Our guide explains how to read your gas meter, and what to look out for.
Make sure you don't pay more than you need to for your energy with our guide to reading your electricity meter.
We've gathered some of the most frequently asked questions about home energy meters and supply.
Is Economy 10 right for you? If you can be a disciplined energy user, you save money on your bills.
Everything to know about prepayment meters and finding a cheaper prepayment energy plan.
Discover how much of the electricity that you use is generated buy nuclear, renewable, coal or gas power stations.
Find out how to take a reading from standard, dial, digital and Economy 7 gas and electricity meters.
White meters explained - what is a white meter and how does it work?
Heatwise meter: Learn how a heatwise meter works.
It's easy to find out which energy company provides your household's energy. Simply read this guide.
We've gathered some frequently asked questions about energy prices and energy bill rates in this guide.
Are you a bit daunted by the process of switching energy supplier? Don't worry, uSwitch has all the answers.
Ever wondered how your energy is generated? Our simple guide explains where it comes from.
Can you take your energy plan with you when you move home? Find out in this guide.
Here are a few reasons why your energy switch might be rejected, and what you can do to fix them.
Looking to save some money by switching from a prepayment meter to a regular meter?
Suffer a power cut? uSwitch explains how to find out if you’re owed compensation and how to get it.
Want to know if having solar panels will make it harder to switch energy supplier? Read our guide.
Want to know if it's worth changing to a small energy supplier? Find out in our guide.
Uswitch answers all your questions about energy in the UK.
Simple, easy-to-understand info about Britain’s energy smart meter roll out.
Heard about smart meters but not sure how they work? We explain everything in this guide.
Are you a renter or landlord looking for information about when and how you’ll get your smart meter?
Simple, easy-to-understand information about saving money with a smart meter.
The ultimate Uswitch guide to smart thermostats.
Should you get a Nest thermostat? Find out what our reviewers had to say.
Find out what the largest suppliers are currently doing and their progress towards the smart meter rollout.
Find out how to use your smart meter's in-home display to gain insight into your energy usage.
Should you consider getting a smart thermostat? Our guide reveals all.
Are you ready for your smart meter to be fitted? Find out how and when your smart meter will be installed.
Who are the best and worst energy suppliers for customer satisfaction and service within the UK?
Could switching to a small energy supplier save you money?
How do you find out who your gas and electricity supplier is? Don't panic; it's easy to find out.
Find out which gas and electricity suppliers offer the best smartphone app for using their energy.
What happens if your energy supplier goes out of business? There are rules in place to protect energy consumers.
Find which of the big six energy suppliers are homegrown in Great Britain.
Who are the big six energy suppliers and are there any alternatives?
The best time to switch your energy deal could be around the corner - find out when you should be switching here.
Underfloor heating isn't just a hotel luxury — find out if it could work in your home.
Getting an energy refund - are you in credit to your supplier?
Send us your bill and we'll make switching your gas and electricity even simpler for you.
There are many reasons why you should switch with uSwitch - here are just a few of them.
Moving house? Find out who supplies your new property and how to get the best gas and electricity deal.
When it comes to gas and electricity, are you a low, medium or high energy user?
Switching is easy, but it can seem intimidating. We'll take you through the process step-by-step.
Learn how to compare energy prices to find a cheaper gas and electricity plan.
Find out how to make a complaint about your energy supplier in this guide.
A glossary of terms and phrases to cut through jargon when dealing with energy companies.
Find out how you can save money on your prepayment energy costs.
We’re on an energy mythbusting mission to clear up any misconceptions about switching your gas and electricity!
Find out how to search for the cheapest energy suppliers in your area to cut your energy bills.
We explain what an independent gas transporter is and how you can tell if you are on IGT gas.
What makes an energy plan 'standard'? Find out what being on your supplier’s standard plan means.
Learn about the different types of tariff, including standard, fixed, variable and economy 7.
Find out how collective purchase energy deals work, and whether they can benefit you.
Find out everything you need to know about online gas and electricity tariffs.
How do advance payment energy plans work and are they right for you? Find out in the uSwitch guide.
Is your energy tariff ending? Find out what to do next with our simple guide.
Our guide helps you interpret your bills and meter reading to determine your energy usage.
With gas and electricity price rises a hot topic, many people are wondering: 'Should I switch to a fixed price energy tariff?'
Comparing UK electricity companies will help you to find a better deal on your electricity to cut your bills.
Should you switch to a fixed price energy tariff? Find everything you need to know about fixed price tariffs.