Good Energy’s price rise will kick in on the 5th of December, and is the first price rise from the company in four years. Ebico meanwhile will push prices up on the 2nd of December, with rises that will see their average bill size go from £1,247 to £1,376 according to Energylinx.
The news follows moves by five of the ‘Big Six’ suppliers, with all but E.On announcing price rises. The latest announcement came from EDF Energy, who will push prices up 10.8% on average from the 7th of December.
Good Energy supplies 100% of its electricity from renewable sources generated by wind, small-scale hydro and solar power generators located across Britain. Here’s how they compare to other suppliers:
Fuel poverty – The latest round of price hikes have forced an extra 314,000 households into fuel poverty.