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uSwitch comments on CMA statement that SSE/nPower merger warrants further scrutiny

Commenting on the CMA’s statement that the SSE/npower merger could result in higher prices for some bill payers, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “It’s completely right that …

Scottish Power heaps further misery on nearly one million energy customers

Scottish Power is raising gas and electricity prices for 960,000 customers on its Standard Variable Tariff from 1 June 2018[1] – making it the most expensive big six standard tariff on …

EDF follows British Gas and announces £19 million price rise

EDF is putting its electricity prices up for nearly 1.2 million customers from 7 June[1] Direct debit bills will go up by £16 from £1,142 to £1,158 a year – …

British Gas announces 5.5% price rise

British Gas is putting its prices up by 5.5% or £60 for gas and electricity from 29th May[1] 4.1 million dual fuel customers’ bills will go up from £1,101 to …

uSwitch comments on Government’s £6 billion package to help end fuel poverty

Commenting on the Government’s £6 billion package to help end fuel poverty and make low income homes more energy efficient, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “We have …

uSwitch comments on Ofgem ordering IRESA to improve customer service

Commenting on the news that Ofgem has ordered IRESA to improve its customer service, and prevented it from taking on any new customers for up to three months until its …

uSwitch comments on latest energy price rise

Six suppliers have increased the cost of their Standard Variable Tariff in the last four months[1] Dual fuel customers who are affected will see their annual bills go up by …

uSwitch to sponsor ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent

uSwitch today announces it has signed a deal with ITV, Syco Entertainment and FremantleMedia to be the headline sponsor of one of the biggest and most enduring talent shows on TV, …

uSwitch comments on latest Energy UK switching figures

Commenting on the latest Energy UK electricity switching figures, which show a 60 per cent year on year increase for customers switching supplier in February, Shona Eyre, energy expert at …

£400 price rise in store as ‘Beast from the East’ causes UK to freeze

Over 100 fixed energy plans end in February and March[1], pushing up bills by nearly £400[2] The average hike for customers being rolled onto expensive standard variable tariffs (SVTs) will …