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Energy chief: political wrangling raises UK blackout risk

Energy chief: political wrangling raises UK blackout risk

British Gas owner calls for more investment in UK and says threat of price caps ‘could lead to lights going out’. Read more…

Posted by admin - February 21, 2014 at 10:20

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Energy firms to raise bills less than expected after green levy ‘rollback’

Energy firms to raise bills less than expected after green levy ‘rollback’

British Gas says average bill will rise £70 instead of £123 this winter as programme to help poor households is scaled back. Read more…

Posted by admin - December 3, 2013 at 08:57

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British Gas rakes in £20m profit from overestimated bills says whistleblower

British Gas rakes in £20m profit from overestimated bills says whistleblower

Labour’s Caroline Flint says windfall made by energy giant from banking credit balances is ‘unacceptable’. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 27, 2013 at 11:32

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Big six energy firms to face MPs following price hikes

Big six energy firms to face MPs following price hikes

Bosses of British Gas, SSE, and npower and other suppliers called to explain to energy committee rises, pricing and profits. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 22, 2013 at 16:51

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Co-operative Energy follows British Gas with utility price rise

Co-operative Energy follows British Gas with utility price rise

More than 125,000 customers will see gas and electricity prices rise from 8 January. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 18, 2013 at 16:38

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British Gas hit by backlash over 10% price hike

British Gas hit by backlash over 10% price hike

Energy giant faces public relations disaster over increase in energy bills with nearly 16,000 Twitter comments during Q&A. Read more…

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British Gas raises energy prices by 9.2%

British Gas raises energy prices by 9.2%

Centrica move – which follows SSE’s price rise last week – will add £107 to the average annual dual-fuel bill with British Gas. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 17, 2013 at 16:34

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Energy firms declare war over Ed Miliband’s fuel freeze

Energy firms declare war over Ed Miliband’s fuel freeze

Gas and electricity bills will be frozen for 20 months if Labour wins the election, party leader tells Brighton conference. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 25, 2013 at 10:23

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Centrica abandons North Sea gas storage plans blaming government

Centrica abandons North Sea gas storage plans blaming government

British Gas owner’s decision could cost it £240m and follows move by energy minister to block subsidy to finance project. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 24, 2013 at 09:46

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Energy firms expected to increase prices by 8%

Energy firms expected to increase prices by 8%

Rise could take average annual bill to £1,500, with companies likely to blame environmental levies. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 21, 2013 at 10:29

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