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SSE raises energy prices by up to £117 a year

SSE is the last of the Big Six energy firms to raise gas and electricity prices for customers, following the increase to the energy price cap. Customers will pay 10% extra per year on average, adding £117 to their energy bills.

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British Gas and Scottish Power raise energy prices for nearly five million customers

British Gas and Scottish Power are the latest energy firms to announce price increases in April, when the energy price cap increase permits it. Find out how to avoid the hikes and save money on gas and electricity.

Energy price cap one week on: three firms to raise gas and electricity prices

One week after an increase to the energy price cap was announced, EDF Energy, Eon and Npower have all announced price rises of the maximum permitted under the cap from April. Save £348 per year on gas and electricity by switching.

Energy customers could face bigger bills than before the price cap

The price cap on standard and default energy tariffs will increase by £117 per year on 1 April 2019. Customers could end up paying more for gas and electricity than they did before the price cap. Compare gas and electricity prices now.

Top five cheapest energy deals for February 2019

The top five energy deals for February 2019 are all from small firms. Switch to one and you could save up to £163 in a year beneath the price cap. Plus the cheapest gas and electricity deals for winter if you use a lot of energy.

Northern Ireland: 2019’s best and worst energy firms

Use Which? to find out what customers really think and the best energy firm for you. Customers rated customer service, bills, complaints and value for money.

Best and worst energy companies for 2019

Find out which gas and electricity firm has the best customer service, bills, complaints handling, helps you save energy and best value for money.

New solar panel payments scheme proposed

A new solar panel payment scheme is proposed by the government, after the current feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme closes. It would pay consumers for excess renewable electricity exported to the grid. Are solar panels right for your home?

Economy Energy stops trading days after being banned from taking on new customers

Economy Energy has stopped trading, leaving 235,000 customers waiting for a new energy supplier. If you’re an Economy Energy customer, find out what to do now, if you’ll get your money back and read advice for pay-as-you-go customers.

Top five cheapest energy deals for January 2019

With the energy price cap now in place, Which? reveals that you could still save £259 per year by switching gas and electricity supplier. See the five cheapest energy and find out why some green energy suppliers won’t be cutting prices.

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