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A deal with the DUP may be yet to materialise, but that hasn’t stopped the Queen’s speech going ahead, with a speech that hinted at Conservative priorities in the coming months. There were no mentions of some of the party’s more controversial manifesto pledges, such as repealing the ban on fox hunting and implementing a poorly received social care plan that swiftly became known as a ‘dementia tax’. Unsurprisingly, the speech was heavy on Brexit, albeit short on new information. As you’ll see below, the much-debated energy price cap was also absent…
Citizens Advice has given star ratings to a number of energy firms, based on their customer service. The ratings were based on a number of variables, including complaints handling and customer service in general. The Sun article covers domestic ratings, however, we recommend taking a look at the non-domestic ratings too.
Gazprom is looking to boost its sales of natural gas to the UK as coal-fired plants continue their downturn. Whilst the latest closure is good news for Gazprom, it signals the UK’s increasing dependence on non-domestic suppliers.
The controversy around Hinkley Point continues, with concerns raised that the project will actually end up increasing UK energy bills. The National Audit Office has poured cold water on the project, cautioning that the deal is ‘not value for money’ and predicting that customers may end up paying £30bn over market rates due to the deal.
So the energy price cap is no more, at least for now. Last week Centrica unveiled its strategy for the future, with a focus on innovation at the forefront. Centrica laid out its plans to move away from being a traditional energy company, investing in global markets and ‘smart’ technology such as the company’s ‘Hive’ offering.
Small power plants clobbered by Ofgem subsidy change – The Telegraph
Small power plant owners are having their subsidies slashes by Ofgem in a bid to cut energy bills. Power plant owners have hit back, stating that it could prevent innovation and growth of the small generation market, which could have the knock-on effect of threatening the UK’s ability to keep the lights on. The decision may be appealed by the Flexible Generation Group.
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"thank you nicole for your kind help to set up my business electric account fantastic service and your personal touch thank you"This review was posted by Sam Raju on the 19th of February 2018
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"Aaron Gallagher recently helped me switch the gas and electricity supply for our business. He was extremely helpful and well informed which was great for me as I know nothing in this area! He saved us a small fortune and dealt with all of the switch for us which again was extremely helpful as it wasn't completely straightforward. Thanks again for you help Aaron, it was so appreciated."This review was posted by Rachel on the 17th of February 2018
A better deal for our Village Hall
"I recently used this company to get a better energy deal for our local village hall. Other companies were quite pushy but Lorraine and Bhavni from SwitchMyBusiness were much more professional. They sent me useful information by email enabling me and the village hall committee to make a decision about which supplier to use. The switch was done by phone and when the energy provider sent the paper work to the wrong address Bhavni sorted it out straight away. I saved over £1000 for the charity."This review was posted by Irene Winter on the 16th of February 2018
"Lorraine was great and very helpful. We negotiated and received a good deal on our supply."This review was posted by Edwina Nash on the 16th of February 2018
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"The SME Personal Switcher, Lorraine Carey was really helpful."This review was posted by Cross Fabrications on the 16th of February 2018