British Gas: Energy profits should be 'put into context'

Managing Director of Services for British Gas Chris Jansen said the profits need to be "put into context".

He said the figures released this morning amount to £60 per household per year, to supply energy, a figure which he says has been the same for "quite a while".


British Gas profits up 11%

British Gas has announced its profits are up 11% from last year to £606m. Its owner Centrica, which also owns Scottish Gas, has announced its annual operating profits are up 14%.