Cameron promises to roll back green energy regulation

David Cameron during Prime Minister's Questions today.
David Cameron during Prime Minister's Questions today. Credit: ITV News

David Cameron announced there should be a "proper competition test" in the energy market and promised to roll back "green regulation" imposed by the last Government.

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ScottishPower raises prices

ScottishPower is to raise the average prices of their duel fuel bills by 8.6%, gas by 8.5% and electricity up 9%. It comes as Nick Clegg has admitted the Coalition is split over David Cameron's pledge to cut green taxes on energy bills.