Some people receive free or subsidised energy efficiency measures through the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO), but ultimately all energy customers pay for this scheme through levies on their bills.
We’ve been calling for greater transparency so that we can see whether costs companies pass onto their customers are fair. Ed Davey's letter to suppliers this week is an important and welcome step to getting that information.
We want to see as much of this information made public as soon as possible and the Government to use this new information to make the scheme more cost effective.
The outcome of the long-awaited energy market assessment was released this morning and it’s good news for the 45,000 of you who backed our Fix the Big Six campaign.
SSE has announced a price freeze until 2016 for all of its customers. In a win for our Fix the Big Six campaign, SSE has also announced plans to separate its retail and wholesale businesses.