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More fixed energy deals ending this summer than ever before – as July bills are set to go up by £399

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50 deals are set to end this summer compared to 33 in the same period last year[1] 14 popular fixed deals from eight suppliers are ending this month[2] Households could …

uSwitch comments on latest Energy UK switching figures

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Commenting on today’s figures from Energy UK which show a 12% increase in switching electricity supplier in June 2017 compared to last year, Claire Osborne, energy expert at uSwitch.com, says: …

uSwitch comments on Ofgem proposals to help vulnerable consumers and speed up switching

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Commenting on Ofgem’s proposals to support vulnerable households and encourage greater competition in the retail energy market for the benefit of customers, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com said: …

Seven in ten Brits stuck on expensive Standard Variable Tariffs but half the population don’t even realise it

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Seven in ten (17 million) customers are on poor value standard variable tariffs (SVTs), overpaying by up to £288 a year each[1] But one in two (52%) do not believe …

uSwitch comments on the Queen’s Speech 

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Commenting on the Queen’s Speech today and the Government’s pledge to help reduce energy bills, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Our mission to help consumers save money …

Energy bills rise £380 but a green tariff could be cheaper

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New figures reveal that consumers could go green and save money at the same time[1] The cheapest green tariff is now just £8 more expensive than the cheapest deal on …

Energy bills could rise up to £436 as popular fixed deals end

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13 popular fixed deals from seven energy suppliers are set to end on 31 May[1] Households could see a bill price hike of up to £436 – an eye watering …

uSwitch app wins double at the Drum MOMA Awards

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uSwitch.com, the price comparison and switching service, has won the ‘Most Innovative Use of Mobile’ and the ‘Chairman’s Award’ at the Drum MOMA awards for its energy switching mobile app. Held …

Suggestion price cap will fix energy market is red herring, says uSwitch

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Commenting on the inclusion of an energy price cap pledge in the Conservative party manifesto, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Energy bills are too high for many …

Consumers could reclaim £1.3 billion of credit from energy suppliers

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More than 11 million households could reclaim a staggering £1.3 billion of credit from energy suppliers following the winter[1] Consumers in credit could reclaim an average of £117[2] Almost one …