30 Apr '12, 6am

[email protected] activists shut down Centrica HQ in protest about rip-off gas bills - time for clean British energy! #CBE

All these people defending Centrica on the basis that they do some renewable energy. It's quite frankly laughable. They're not doing it because they care about us or the planet. Did you know that British Gas (the retail side of the business) actually buys it's energy from Centrica and that Centrica sets the price they sell it to British Gas? So if Centrica sells it to British Gas at a high price then British Gas may lose profit but Centrica can gain. It's all a game to benefit the few. It's also worth noting that British Gas are not only off shoring windfarms but also their staff. A couple of hundred jobs are due to go off shore and the workers aren't happy. Then there's the shutting down of the southhampton call centre with the loss of jobs. British Gas is currently performing cost saving because politically it can't be seen to keep increasing prices. That sounds great un...

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