EDF Energy to hike gas and electricity prices
By Laura Elahi on February 14, 2011
It has been confirmed that the price hike will come into force in March, through the change has been expected for some months.
On average EDF Energy will raise its standard residential tariffs for gas bills by 6.5 per cent and electricity bills by 7.5 per cent.
According to uSwitch, the average household bill for a dual fuel EDF Energy customer will now go up from £1,046 to £1,118 – an increase of £72 a year.
All the other major energy suppliers have already introduced price increases, with Scottish Power implementing its hikes as early as November.