Gas and electricty prices rise again, a pain and a scramble

Gas and electricity prices rise again; the pain is just starting.

Following up on Centrica’s statement last week that their prices would rise so that an average consumer would be paying £1000 a year for gas, EDF has announced an actual price rise. For those without a capped energy price gas will cost 22% more and electricity 17% more than it does today. The new prices are from 25th July so they are already biting into the pockets of domestic consumers. Continue reading