We're reluctantly announcing a price increase - an average of 8.8% for gas and 9.1% for electricity. This will take effect on 26th Nov. ^Zoe
The Chancellor has urged energy companies to reconsider their price hikes, in an interview with ITV News.
Households across Britain could be plunged into a "long, cold winter" after two major energy suppliers increased their prices today.
British Gas has confirmed they are putting their energy prices up for this winter by an average of six percent.