Many consumers think energy suppliers attempt to maximise profits at the expense of their customers.
Consumer Focus has welcomed government plans that could help people switch energy suppliers and get cheap electricity.
E.ON has announced its support of new proposals by the coalition that aim to make it easier for consumers to find the best gas and electricity prices.
Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has unveiled further details of how he will help the public to receive the best gas and electricity prices.
International business gas and electricity experts will be able to study a bespoke Masters in Business Administration (MBA) course in Scotland
Using an energy comparison service to check green electricity rates could go some way to helping people make their homes more eco-friendly.
The complex nature of the market means it can be difficult for people to compare energy providers and switch to a cheap electricity supplier.
It may soon be easier for people to compare energy tariffs and switch gas or electricity suppliers.
A landmark deal between the Coalition Government and the major energy suppliers could reduce gas and electricity prices for millions of people.
The most advanced smart meter in the UK has been launched by British Gas, which is likely to be of use to those who want cheap energy for their homes.
Energy customers are increasingly using the web to interact with their energy provider and to search for the best gas and electricity prices.
Public and business electricity consumers might notice a benefit from the roll out of smart meters.
More homeowners may want to start looking for cheap electricity deals, as it is mainly energy bills that make running a home so expensive.
Around 3,000 people signed up to Energyhelpline.com's Huge Switch collective bargaining scheme to potentially switch energy suppliers in the first week after its launch.
Ovo Energy has made recommendations to the government.
Electricity and gas providers must improve the way they handle customer problems