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2 million families and pensioners to get money off energy bills

2 million low-income and vulnerable households will get £140 off their energy bills, thanks to the Warm Home Discount scheme.

npower announces cuts to standard annual gas bill of average 5.1%

npower has announced an average 5.1% or £35 average annual reduction to its standard domestic gas tariff.

Government schemes make winter warmer for one million homes

Energy efficiency measures reach one million homes milestone - four months ahead of the March 2015 target.

What are smart meters?

The UK government plans to install a smart meter in every home in Britain over the next six years – yet there is still some confusion about what smart meters are, and how they will actually benefit homeowners.

British Gas customers would be better off saying no to 5% cut

With British Gas announcing a 5% reduction for its 8.6m gas customers, comparison site questions whether it is enough to turn the tide in the energy price wars.

ScottishPower reduces gas prices by 4.8%

ScottishPower has announced a reduction in its standard domestic gas prices of 4.8% from 20th February.

Nearly half of consumers didn’t switch any of the 10 most popular financial and household utility products in 2014

Loyal consumers could be wasting billions of pounds by sticking with the same financial services and household utilities providers year after year.

January energy detox: leaner tariffs in half the time

Switching energy supplier could save many people around £300 – and some could save more – off their bills, and it’s now quicker to do than ever before.

E.ON reduces standard gas price by 3.5%

E.ON has announced it will reduce its standard gas price by an average of 3.5% with immediate effect. This is equivalent to two weeks' gas use or £24 off an annual gas bill. E.ON has also launched the UK's cheapest energy tariff, a one-year, dual fuel fixed product that is available from today and is open to new and existing customers alike.

EE reaches 7.7 million 4G customers as network expansion continues

EE, the UK’s largest mobile operator, added a record 5.7million customers to the 4G network in 2014, with 1.7 million in the last two months alone.

Loyal broadband customers to pay £383 million over the odds in 2015

Despite almost three quarters (72%) of Brits having had home broadband for more than five years, 6.6million people (30%) have still never changed broadband providers.

TalkTalk acquires blinkbox and Tesco Broadband base

TalkTalk has acquired the blinkbox Movies business and the Tesco broadband and fixed line voice base from Tesco Plc. The assets have been acquired free of debt and as a single transaction for cash.

Wholesale price cuts: energy giants struggle to match best-buy fixed deals

As energy companies fail to pass on wholesale price cuts, suggests that consumers take advantage of a fixed tariff ‘price war’ to guarantee their own savings.

Half of Brits paid earlier than usual in December struggle to meet their bills by mid-January

As 2014 draws to a close, more than a third (35%) of us will be facing January with a financial hangover, having over-spent at Christmas by an average of £207.

New Extra Energy tariffs may be a fitting end to the ‘year of the challenger energy suppliers’

Challenger energy supplier Extra Energy has made a bid to take the New Year number one spot for the cheapest dual fuel energy tariff by launching two best buy table topping deals.