Co-op surprises with new energy price shock

Adrian Holliday
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If you're a Co-op energy customer, prepare to pay more. Co-operative Energy - it has around a quarter million customers - has hiked its standard retail electricity price tariff by 5.6%, adding an extra £27 a year or so to the average bill.

The Co-op has pinned the blame on this rise firmly on the Government. Why? %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%