Cheap energy tariffs on offer this December
As we start to head into winter proper you will want to ensure that you are paying the best possible rate for your gas and electricity.
As we start to head into winter proper you will want to ensure that you are paying the best possible rate for your gas and electricity. With the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) report suggesting that as many as 95% of the homes across the country are not on their best possible tariff there are still plenty of consumers who will be paying too much for their energy in the coming months.
If you are on an expensive standard deal all is not completely lost, suppliers are offering cheap discounted tariffs that could see you shave hundreds off your household expenses. Below is the list of the current top 10 cheapest tariffs.
|Supplier||Tariff||Average Cost||Saving vs Typical Bill*|
|GB Energy Supply||Premium Energy Saver||£787||£311|
|Places for People Energy||Together - January 2017 - fixed 27||£794||£304|
|extraenergy||Fresh Fixed Price Dec 2016 v8||£798||£300|
|extraenergy||Bright Fixed Price Dec 2016 v5||£798||£300|
|GB Energy Supply||Fixed 12 Emerald||£799||£299|
|So Energy||So Baboon||£810||£288|
|extraenergy||Clear Fixed Price Dec 2016 v5||£822||£276|
|Flow Energy||Connect 4||£824||£274|
|SSE||SSE 1 Year Fixed v3||£827||£271|
|first:utility||iSave Fixed January 2017||£828||£270|
* Saving calculated against an average bill of £1,098 (Average of Big 6 energy suppliers' Monthly Direct Debit payment method standard tariffs).
All calculations are for an average usage dual fuel household paying by monthly direct debit. Average usage as defined by OFGEM is 12,500 kWh pa of gas and 3,100 kWh pa of electricity.