Energy Secretary silent on Cameron energy remark

The Energy Secretary Ed Davey, when pressed on repeating the Prime Ministers comments on Wednesday that, "energy companies will have to offer customers their lowest tariff"

He said: "He welcomed Ofgems proposals to help consumers get the best available tariff." And added: "He will take Ofgems proposals forward."

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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