Energy Prices Will Rise but the Problem is More than Rising Prices

The British consumers of energy, both domestic and industrial, face the inevitability of even higher energy prices over the next few years. At the moment electricity prices are about the same in the United Kingdom as they are in continental Europe, but natural gas prices are just over half the price of natural gas. All that is going to change and if you feel that you are paying far more than you envisaged for energy now, then you will have to budget more carefully in several years’ time. Continue reading

Natural Gas Prices – stick or twist?

I buy my natural gas from British Gas and wherever possible I try to fix the price for as long as possible. I do this because I believe that energy prices will rise inexorably for the foreseeable future and so far my belief has had substance. Continue reading