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What is a Priority Services Register?

What is a Priority Services Register?

The priority Services Register is used to keep a record of the most vulnerable energy customers. Anyone on these registers will receive support from their energy supplier. Every energy supplier on ...

What are prepayment meters?

What are prepayment meters?

Prepayment meters, also known as pay-as-you-go meters are an alternative to the standard, credit gas and electricity meters. They allow households to pre-pay for energy before using it, which means ...

What is economy 10?

What is economy 10?

Economy 10 (also known as ‘White Meters’ in Scotland) is an alternative electricity tariff. It gives ‘off-peak’ energy prices split across 10 hours of each day.The economy 10 tariffs work in a ...

What is economy 7?

What is economy 7?

Economy 7 describes a type of tariff available in the UK. They differ from standard tariffs because economy 7 customers pay a different rate for energy at night than they do through the day. These ...

What are Smart Meters?

What are smart meters?

In essence, Smart Meters are to the gas and electric industry the same as mobile phones have been to the telecommunications business and electric cars are hoping to be across the automotive ...

What are Standing Charges?

What are standing charges?

The standing charge is an important but often overlooked part of your energy deal. The vast majority of energy tariffs will include a standing charge, typically ranging anywhere from around 5p up to ...

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