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Experts warn households could be forced onto more expensive energy tariff with new supplier

Andrew Long, founder of Switchcraft, warns that there are signs other suppliers could be struggling.

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This is Money
October 18 2020
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Tonik Energy goes bust

Andrew Long, CEO and founder of Switchcraft.co.uk, says: “Today’s news about Tonik energy isn’t a surprise given their £8.7m Renewables Obligation debt…”

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Your Money
October 6 2020
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You & Yours: Loyalty Penalty

Switchcraft Founder Andrew Long discusses how the loyalty penalty is still costing £369 a year and what can be done to tackle it.

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BBC Radio 4
August 21 2020
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You & Yours: Energy Cap

The energy regulator OFGEM has announced it will be significantly cutting how much energy providers can charge people on Standard Variable tariffs. Switchcraft Founder Andrew Long highlights how it’s still important to switch to find a good deal.

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BBC Radio 4
August 7 2020
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Energy prices at all-time lows but savings aren’t being passed on to consumers

“Suppliers should use their variable tariffs as designed and pass on savings from lower wholesale prices to consumers.”

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The Telegraph
June 8 2020
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Energy prices have HALVED to an all-time low but savings aren’t being passed on to customers

For the average household, this would be a saving of £16 per month or almost £200 a year if wholesale prices remained low, according to autoswitching site Switchcraft.

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The Sun
June 8 2020
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Landlords overstating how energy efficient properties are in online listings

Research by Switchcraft, found examples of properties listed on Homes 24, a listings site owned by Zoopla, and OpenRent which claimed to have a higher energy efficiency rating than they actually did.

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The Telegraph
March 16 2020
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EDF cuts energy bills by up to £17 a year – but you could save hundreds of pounds by switching

Switchcraft.co.uk, added: “If consumers think the cap will protect them from paying over the odds for energy, they are sadly mistaken.”

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The Sun
February 12 2020
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Energy customers to get automatic compensation for switch delays

Switch site Switchcraft, said the decision to move ahead with automatic compensation is a massive win for consumers, and the UK energy industry as a whole.

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YourMoney.com
February 12 2020
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Energy bills: Why billpayers could get £30 from May 2020 after ‘massive win’ for consumers

Switchcraft.co.uk, commented: “The regulators decision to move ahead with automatic compensation is a massive win”

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The Express
February 11 2020
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