13 Apr '11, 11pm

Accenture: Consumers looking for options in crowded energy market

Almost three quarters of consumers are happy to shop around for electricity, energy efficient products, and similar green services, potentially breaking the grip of traditional energy providers on the energy services market. That is the conclusion of a major global survey of consumer attitudes conducted by consulting giant Accenture, which suggests that the energy market is set to become far more competitive as alternative suppliers, such as retailers, phone providers and e-commerce sites, attempt to break into the fast-expanding market for green energy services. FURTHER READING Carbon reporting ruling could give Nick Clegg plenty more to cry about Oettinger outlines plan to flick switch on EU smart grids Around half of the 10,199 people surveyed for the Revealing the Values of the New Energy Consumer report said they would consider buying electricity, energy-efficiency pr...

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