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GB Energy Supply ceases trading – Guide for customers

Sunday, November 27, 2016

GB Energy Supply, one of the newest, and in the past cheapest energy suppliers, has ceased trading.  160,000 customers, have been attracted to the company over the past couple of years because of their market leading cheap energy prices (and I count myself as one of these). DO NOT PANIC! The company and Ofgem have […]

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Love your fridge – 6 tips to improve its energy efficiency

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Your fridge is one of the hardest working appliances you have in your home. It keeps food cold, fresh and safe till we want to eat it. It works every hour of every day.  Each year a fridge typically costs about £24 to run. It might not sound like much, when your total electricity bill […]

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How good is your energy supplier’s customer service?

Friday, June 3, 2016

Often when we choose our energy supplier we pick the one that is cheapest.  Only when something goes wrong and we try to contact our supplier do we think about customer service.  But, how does your energy supplier rank when it comes to customer service? New data from the Citizen’s Advice shows how energy suppliers […]

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Top 10 posts of 2015

Friday, January 22, 2016

It may soon be the end of January, but hopefully you have managed to maintain your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry if you have broken them already, because we want to help you make a new one and keep it. We have made it our New Year’s resolution to help and support you in saving […]

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Should I accept the offer of a Smart Meter?

Monday, November 23, 2015

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably been offered one of these snazzy new smart meters. They’re being offered, for free, to everyone in the UK over the next five years or so, probably by your energy supplier. Maybe you’re not sure what the point of them are? Maybe you’ve heard rumours they aren’t safe? Or […]

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Big Energy Saving Week 2015!

Monday, October 26, 2015

Hello Big Energy Saving Week!!! Big Energy Saving Week is a national campaign to help people, just like you, to cut their fuel bills and get advice on the financial support they are entitled to. This week, we are focusing even harder on raising awareness of the benefits of switching energy supplier and tariff so […]

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The Great Energy Efficient Bake Off – Energy Efficient Oven Use.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

With the Great British Bake Off hitting our TV sets again this evening it’s only right we take a look at how to make sure your baking is done as energy efficient as possible! Here’s our checklist: #1 – MOT your oven: Check that it’s working properly, are all door seals in good order and […]

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Wanted: Energy Myths!

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Have you heard an energy related rumour that you’re not quite sure whether to believe or not? Is there something bugging you about your home energy, but feel too silly to ask? We’re here to help people just like you! We’re wanting your energy myths to bust! We’ve already busted some of the common ones, […]

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Where is the most expensive place to live for energy?

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Is it a post code lottery? Have you ever wondered why, when you are doing a price comparison for your energy, you are asked to enter your post code?  You are probably thinking ‘I just want to find the cheapest supplier surely it doesn’t matter where I live’? Unfortunately it does. If you use gas […]

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Why your energy bill will probably never be £0.00

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

So the basic logic of energy saving is that the more energy you save, the more money you will save too. This statement is true. But, it is quite interesting that if like millions of other households in the UK on standard energy tariffs that you reduce your energy usage by 25% you won’t save […]

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