As most people are now painfully aware, the cost of energy is
set to increase year on year. The winter period tends to be a
particularly expensive time as the cold weather increases the
demand for energy for heating, meaning that prices will rise.
Throughout 2016, Britain saw a 30% and 40% increase in British
gas and electricity respectively and there are a number of factors
that have contributed to this. It is inevitable that energy
consumption rises during winter months driving costs up as demand
is greater, however, suppliers face a number of...