Energy firm Centrica is expected to announce pre-tax profits rose 1.4 percent to £350 million compared with the same period last year for its British Gas residential arm.
The forecast rise does not entirely reflect gains from heavy winter gas usage, which are likely to have been offset by the cost of a new obligation to deliver energy efficiency measures in customers' homes, Deutsche Bank analysts said.
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Turning wet and windy from the west overnight.
The former shadow business secretary Clive Lewis made the comments at an event backed by Momentum.
Look up to the sky this weekend, and you might catch sight of one of the greatest natural spectacles of the year: The Orionid meteor shower.