Scottish ethical energy supplier launches UK-wide effort to tackle fuel poverty
Not-for-profit energy company Our Power expanding across the UK
OUR POWER, a Scotland-based ethical energy provider will expand the reach of its work to tackle fuel poverty with a new UK-wide tariff.
The 100 per cent green energy tariff, +IMPACT, aims to offer more affordable energy prices for low income households.
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Ethical energy companies threaten 'Big Six'
Social Enterprise Scotland argues big six energy suppliers are in decline following a 17 per cent drop in group profits for Scottish Gas owner Centrica
THE ‘BIG SIX’, the dominant energy suppliers for the United Kingdom, are in decline as a result of the rising prominence and availability of ethical alternatives, according to Social Enterprise Scotland (SES).
Not-for-profit energy supplier steps up the fight against fuel poverty with new initiative
Customers trapped into paying more by restricted meters to be helped by Our Power’s new project
NOT-FOR-PROFIT energy supplier Our Power has teamed up with charity Money Advice Scotland to help tackle fuel poverty among people who use electric storage heating and are tied into using restricted meters, often leaving them unable to switch provider while paying 2.5 times more to heat their homes than those using gas.