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Energy bills simplified

The Energy Secretary has admitted the Government's plans for energy bills will not make them cheaper for everyone, but should make them simpler. Last month David Cameron vowed he would compel firms to put customers automatically on the lowest tariff

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Energy committee chair 'concerned' about 'period of uncertainty'

The Chairman of the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee, Tim Yeo, has written to Energy Secretary Ed Davey, expressing concern that the Prime Minister’s surprise announcement on Wednesday could further delay the Energy Bill.

A screenshot of the letter sent from Tim Yeo to Ed Davey.

An excerpt reads:

"The Committee remains concerned about the negative impact any further delay will have on the timescale for implementing reforms and on investor confidence by prolonging the current period of uncertainty."

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