SSE has announced a price rise of 7% for 2017
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The price rise of 7% — 14.9% for electricity rates; no change for gas rates — will impact SSE's standard variable rate, dual fuel customers. This is expected to impact nearly 4 million customers as more than 90% of SSE's customer base is on a standard plan.
The price rise will take effect 28 April 2017.
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What should I do about the SSE price change?
SSE customers currently on their standard, dual fuel plans will be affected by an increase of £73 per year for the average energy user.
These customers are urged to use an accredited energy comparison site to check for cheaper gas and electricity deals in your area as soon as possible to avoid overpaying.