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Energy UK comment on uSwitch release

Following the uSwitch press release about how staying loyal to energy companies costs customers nearly £4bn a year. Energy UK issued the following statement.

Lawrence Slade, Chief Executive of Energy UK said:

"The energy market has never been so competitive with over 40 suppliers in the market offering a variety of deals under £1000. We encourage customers to check they are on the best deal either with their current energy company or a new supplier. And with the Energy Switch Guarantee in place, switching has never been easier and that is why a record four million people switched last year.”

Call to action - Customers should:
  • Use an Ofgem accredited price comparison site to switch to another provider;
  • Check any new supplier provides schemes such as the warm home discount for those who are most vulnerable.
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