British Gas to freeze standard energy tariff
The UK's biggest energy supplier, British Gas, is freezing its standard tariffs for the coming winter.
The company says the move will provide peace of mind for more than six million customers.
The decision follows similar action from SSE, which recently confirmed that it would cap standard household energy tariffs until April 2017.
It comes amid mounting political pressure on the big suppliers to treat loyal customers more fairly.
The announcement was made in a series of adverts in national newspapers.
In a Christmas message, British Gas thanks its customers and adds that its standard... read more
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