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E.ON energy is one of the UK’s largest electricity and gas suppliers

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Who are E.ON?

E.ON are one of the 'big six' energy suppliers in the UK. Formally known as Powergen, the company was created in 1990 and was subsequently bought by German energy giant E.ON in 2002. It assumed the name of its parent company in late 2007.

E.ON customer rating 2018

eon supplier rating

E.ON earned three-and-a-half stars in the most recent survey of more than 17,000 UK energy customers. The survey, run by independent organisation YouGov and commissioned by uSwitch, asked customers to rate their suppliers in categories including value for money and customer service.

E.ON recent price changes

In February 2019, in reaction to Ofgem’s price cap increase, E.ON announced it would raise prices on its standard variable tariff by 10%, an increase of £117. This price rise will come into effect on 1 April 2019.

E.ON’s last price rise hit customers in August 2018. It was announced in June 2018 that E.ON would raise prices for standard variable rate, dual fuel customers by 4.8%. Earlier that year (March 2018), E.ON announced changes to its discounts for paperless billing, and raising standing charges for its quarterly cash and cheque customers.

Supplier Price change 1 Date effective Price change 2 Date effective

EDF Energy

Up-arrow10% 1 April 2019 N/A N/A


Up-arrow10% 1 April 2019 N/A N/A

British Gas

Up-arrow5.5% 29 May 2018 Up-arrow3.8% 1 Oct 2018


Up-arrow5.5% 1 June 2018 Up-arrow3.7% 08 Oct 2018


Up-arrow7.9%** 11 July 2018 N/A N/A


Up-arrow5.3% 17 June 2018 N/A N/A

Based on a medium energy user on a standard dual fuel tariff, paying on receipt of bill, with bill sizes averaged across all regions. **SSE price change includes removal of £6 per fuel paperless discount

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