Energy bills and tariffs under fire

Milne, Roger
June 2009
Utility Week;6/19/2009, p23
Trade Publication
The article reports on the demand made by members of Parliament (MPs) for simpler and fewer domestic energy tariffs and clearer information on bills in Great Britain. In a parliamentary debate about consumers and energy regulation Conservative backbencher John Baron said that energy companies should be required to include on statements what the cheapest tariff would be. Meanwhile, Liberal Democrat Simon Hughes argued for a simpler tariff system for pensioners and those in receipt of income support, child benefit or a disability allowance.


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