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British Gas extends its price freeze until August


British Gas, owned by Centrica plc, today announces that it will extend its price freeze for its customers on its standard energy tariff until August. Despite increases in external costs, in the last year British Gas has consistently offered one of the cheapest standard energy deals available, made possible by significantly reducing our own costs. Our standard tariff continues
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British Gas Business - statement on Ofgem announcement


  • British Gas Business has agreed to pay £9.5 million in compensation to customers, and to the Money Advice Trust (which provides the Business Debtline service).  
  • Payment arises after British Gas Business self-reported to Ofgem some issues following the implementation of a new customer billing system.
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TV Top Tips: Bring Down The Energy Cost Of That New 4K TV


  • New British Gas research shows mainstream adoption of 4K TVs will result in the first increase in energy consumption by TVs for five years
  • 4K TVs shown to use a third more energy than HD TVs, with UK consumers predicted to pay an extra £82m by 2019 in higher electricity bills
  • Smart meters can help monitor how a new generation of TVs will impact home energy usage
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