How it’s made, used and ends up in your home
These guides will help you understand the story of gas and electricity, right from how it gets made, through to how you get billed for it. Find out how gas and electricity is created from natural resources and how it ends up in your home.
We'll also explain a bit about renewable sources of energy and how we’re investing in them on your behalf. Finally, we'll help break down confusing energy bills and show you how to compare tariffs.
Switching energy providers
How to compare energy suppliers
Thinking about switching energy suppliers? Here are a few tips on things to consider when shopping around for tariffs to help you make the best decision.
Your average bill
Average energy costs
See how your energy use compares to the national average and learn about ways you can lower your bills.
How are energy bills calculated
Have you ever thought about what’s covered by your energy bill, how prices are set and who’s responsible for setting them? We thought not. But if you ARE interested, read on…
The benefits of dual fuel
Buying your Gas and Electricity from the same company is normally cheaper and more efficient, but there are a few things to watch out for. In this guide, we’ll show you how to shop for dual fuel tariffs to make sure you get the best deal.
Sources of Energy
Why renewable energy is here to stay
We all know that increasing the amount of energy we get from greener sources is better for the environment. In this guide, we’ll talk about what we’re doing to invest in renewable power and helping the UK reduce its reliance on fossil fuels.
Types of renewable energy
Learn more about different types of renewable energy like solar, tidal, wind and biomass that are aiming to help the UK get more of its energy from greener sources.