17 Oct '11, 4pm

Full round up of #energysummit outcomes now published

Full round up of #energysummit outcomes now published

This winter suppliers will place a cheaper tariff signpost message on the front page of bills, encouraging customers to call their supplier or visit a website to find out if they could be saving money on their energy bills. Energy suppliers have also agreed to look at ways to enable customers to compare their gas and electricity consumption, including the potential for a web-based tool that can provide consumers with a personalised comparison with similar households in their area. This represents a milestone in delivering the Coalition Programme pledge to increase households’ control over their energy costs by ensuring energy bills provide information on how to move to the cheapest tariff offered by their supplier and how each household’s usage compares to other households.

Full article: http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/news/consumer_summi...

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