Energylinx News

July 2011 Monthly Archive

July 21, 2011

SSE increase energy prices from 14th September 2011

Energylinx have been advised this am that SSE (Scottish and Southern Energy plc) are increasing their domestic energy prices by 11% on average for electricity and 18% on average for gas with effect from the 14th September 2011.

Citing reasons such as increased distribution costs, the cost of environmental and social schemes together with the increases in wholesale energy prices, this makes SSE the third big six energy supplier to announce double digit price increases in recent weeks.

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July 14, 2011

ScottishPower launch Online Fixed Saver November 2012

Energylinx are pleased to announce a new fixed rate energy deal where prices are fixed to 31st October 2011. The tariff, Online Fixed Saver November 2012 is an online-only fixed price tariff, which means that you must be prepared to manage your account online and that your prices will remain fixed until 31st October 2012. Being an online account involves receiving and viewing your bills online, providing meter readings online and carrying out general correspondence online.

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July 8, 2011

British Gas has today announced an increase to its tariffs for domestic gas and electricity

British Gas has today begun notifying its customers it will raise domestic tariffs for gas by an average 18%, and for electricity by an average 16%, on 18 August 2011.

British Gas recognises the difficulties customers are facing in the current economic climate, but today's announcement follows steep rises in wholesale costs, which have increased 30% since last winter because of higher global demand for gas, driven by increased consumption in Asia and the impact on supply of unrest in the Middle East and North Africa.

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