Energy supplier E.ON has pledged to replace all standard variable tariffs with fixed term contracts for those customers who opt to have smart meters installed. The new tariffs will come with a fixed price for one year so people can enjoy greater security and there will be no exit fee. From early next year, the company’s standard variable tariffs will no longer be the default … [Read more...] about E.ON Commits To Replace Standard Variable Tariffs
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11 New Energy Projects To Power 3.6 Million Homes Announced!
Clean technology is gaining traction here in the UK, with the government announcing 11 new energy projects that have been successful in the most recent round of competitive auction for renewable technologies. These projects are expected to generate more than 3GW of electricity, which is enough to power 3.6 million homes, with the projects delivered from 2021 in the West … [Read more...] about 11 New Energy Projects To Power 3.6 Million Homes Announced!
Flash Flood Warnings Issued For Cumbria
Even though it’s June and you might well expect the weather to be a bit warmer and drier at this time of year, some parts of the country have been experiencing rather a lot of rain… which has led to flood warnings being issued for Cumbria. According to the Westmorland Gazette, at the end of last month locals were taking to social media to warn others about flash flooding … [Read more...] about Flash Flood Warnings Issued For Cumbria
Npower To Push Energy Prices Up By 9.8%
Big Six energy company Npower is set to give its customers a bit of a shock come March by hiking its energy prices up by 9.8 per cent – which will see £109 a year added to the average dual fuel bill. The cost of electricity is to climb by 15 per cent and gas prices by 5.8 per cent from March 16th onwards. Customers on a standard variable tariff can protect their bills using … [Read more...] about Npower To Push Energy Prices Up By 9.8%
High Energy Costs ‘Impacting OAP Health’
Some 90 per cent of people over the age of 65 here in the UK believe that energy costs actually pose a real health risk to elderly Britons, new research has revealed. The comparethemarket.com study has found that some nine per cent of elderly people in the UK actually expect that they will come down with health problems this winter because of how much it costs to heat their … [Read more...] about High Energy Costs ‘Impacting OAP Health’