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EDF client charged £336k for a months power bill

EDF client charged £336k for a months power bill: EDF charged a mother from Hartlepool £336,865 for one month’s power. Emma Martin, a school employee, told reporters that when she was able to talk with someone on the energy company’s online forum, she was asked whether she wanted to divide the payment over 36 months.…
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Home owners in Ireland to receive discount on energy bills

Home owners in Ireland to receive discount on energy bills: In January, the Republic of Ireland intends to give everyone €100 (£85) off their electric bills. The universal, one-time electricity credit, which is expected to be discussed today in the Cabinet, aims to provide relief to thousands of households that are currently struggling to pay…
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A 19% increase in their gas bills for customers in Belfast

A 19% increase in their gas bills for customers in Belfast: Firmus energy, a Northern Ireland gas supplier, announced a 19.4 percent increase in tariffs for its Belfast customers. According to the company, the change amounts to an extra £2.75 per week on the average household bill. The move is expected to have an impact…
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How To Keep Your Energy Use Low During Lockdown

How To Keep Your Energy Use Low During Lockdown: Keep your energy costs low this lockdown by being more aware of your consumption and making smaller changes in your daily life. As well all know too well, the Coronavirus pandemic is forcing us indoors, away from the outside world. During this second lockdown, we are…
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50% of electricity could come from solar/hydropower plants

50% of electricity could come from solar/hydropower plants: Almost half of global electricity consumption could be supplied from pairing solar photovoltaics (PV) with hydropower facilities. New research by the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has found, which estimates existing hydropower stations with added solar panels could produce as much as 7.6TW…
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