Tag Archives: Energy bills

Be an Energy Smart Shopper

How to Get a Better Energy Deal

Getting a better deal on your home energy supply has never been easier. This is because Ofgem, the energy regulator, has made important changes which are designed to make it easier to shop around and get a better energy deal. … Continue reading

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Smart meter display

A look at the future: Cheaper or free electricity if customers avoid the busy ‘One Show’ slot

Energy provider British Gas are conducting a range of smart meter trials in homes across the UK in a bid to save themselves, and us, some dosh. Homes in Sunderland and Newcastle fitted with the new meters are being offered … Continue reading

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Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)

Use the Heat Wave to save on heating bills for years to come

You may think we’re mad for even thinking about heating with the weather we’ve been having, but now is absolutely the best time to get your heating properly working and fully up to date before the colder months creep in. … Continue reading

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Trends

2012’s Energy Trends – is our energy use getting better?

Today the government released its latest energy statistics and trends, and we felt that it was a good time to reflect on the past year. What was the good and the bad energy news in 2012? Good Energy Trends: While … Continue reading

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2020 Energy Predictions

Energy in 2020 – Some Predictions

DECC (the Department of the Environment and Climate Change) have just published their view of what policy will do to our energy bills. So what does the future have in store for us? Smart Meters – by 2020 we will … Continue reading

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Energy Bill

How will the Energy Bill affect consumers?

On the 29th November Energy Secretary Ed Davey delivered a statement to the House of Commons announcing the publication of the much-anticipated Energy Bill. The bill includes a lot of legislation reducing carbon emissions across the UK economy, but what … Continue reading

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People get Energy Smart

People get Energy Smart

You know that winter is here when the big energy companies announce price rises, and this year is no different. Except that people are now getting Energy Smart! Despite our old and heat leaking houses, we are beginning to do … Continue reading

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