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A guide to fuel mixes

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Since 2005, all UK electricity suppliers have had to tell us what makes up the electricity that comes into our homes. This is called ‘fuel mix disclosure’ and it’s a requirement of energy regulator Ofgem.

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Make your white van green

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If you’re a van owner – it’s time to go green. Emissions, greenhouse gases, car tax and eco-friendly cars continue to be hot topics. So it’s only a matter of time before attention is focused on you and your load-lugger.

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Energy supplier obligations: What should they be doing for us?

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We know energy suppliers provide us with our much-needed gas and electricity, but there’s a whole lot more they’re supposed to be doing too. After all, lights turning on and cookers heating up are just one small part of the service you pay for.

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To meter or not to meter: A question of water consumption

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The suppliers of your water will calculate your bill in one of two ways – either measured or unmeasured. So either you’ll have a water meter, or you won’t.

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15 green tips to save money and the planet

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Here are’s top fifteen energy saving tips that could also save you money…

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Utilities buyers' guide: Green Tariffs

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With growing concern over the environmental impact of our lifestyles, most electricity and gas suppliers now offer a selection of green tariffs in an attempt to mitigate pollution and the release of greenhouse gases.

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Motorists and cyclists

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Explore our cycle safety hub where you can see accident hotspots around the UK and report your incident. Be sure to check out the videos too.

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