Proposals for simpler energy tariffs 'could hit low income households'

Jo Robinson
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After news that even an accountant couldn't work out energy bills, the industry regulator Ofgem has issued proposals for simplifying energy tariffs to give the consumer a fairer deal.


The independent price comparison service Energyhelpline.com has welcomed some of the proposals but argued that they could also mean low income households could actually end up being penalised.