Warnings energy bills could rise as part of green drive

With the recent cold snap many people have been turning up the heat but there has been a warning today that bills could get even bigger.

It is claimed the Government's green policies, such as windfarms and better home insulation, could add almost £300,000 a year extra to your bill by 2020.

ITV News Consumer Editor Chris Choi reports:

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'Green' boost for energy bills

Green measures like insulating homes and using energy efficient boilers are helping to lower fuel bills, according to a new government report. The Energy Secretary Ed Davey said he expects such measures to have a larger impact over time.