Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

The MoneySaving Forum: join to chat & swap tips with other MoneySavers. Learn how in the Forum Introduction Guide

MSE News

Energy

Suggest A Story

Got a money-related news story that affects you? Let us know.

EMAIL US

Martin Lewis
Get Our Free Money Tips Email!

Older News Stories

British Gas customers double-charged in direct debit blunder

Customers are reporting that their direct debits have been taken twice, leaving them £100s short in some cases

Energy switches at four-year high – act NOW to lock in a cheap deal

Energy switching is at a four and a half year high proving that customers are becoming increasingly savvy

Ovo hits dual fuel customers with a 5% price hike

Ovo has become the latest energy supplier to hike prices

Price of cheapest energy deal jumps by £100/year in six months – switch NOW to save before more hikes

The cost of the cheapest energy deals has soared since the summer, MSE research reveals

SSE freezes energy prices until April 2017 – but you can slash bills by switching

Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has announced it's freezing its standard gas and electricity prices until April 2017

Energy providers to be investigated over excess profits claim – switch your supplier to save

The Business Secretary is to investigate an allegation that the 'big six' make more money than they admit to

Extra Energy blames delays in refunding in-credit ex-customers on IT glitch

Former customers of Extra Energy have been left waiting months for energy bill refunds

Are you hot (financially)?

Test whether mortgage, credit card, energy and other firms want you enough to give you the best deals

Co-op Energy to compensate 260,000 customers for complaints handling and billing problems

Hundreds of thousands of Co-operative Energy customers will receive compensation totalling £1.8 million

Everything you need to know about energy

Stop wasting £300/yr on rip-off gas & elec - switching's easy + should you leave your heating on low & more mythbusters

Energy suppliers ordered to provide extra support to 100,000s more vulnerable customers from 2017

Hundreds of thousands more vulnerable energy customers will get extra support from their suppliers from 2017

GB Energy Supply cranks up tariffs by 30% – but you can beat the hike

Thousands of GB Energy Supply customers have been slapped with eye-watering price hikes