Energy Bills To Rise Says SSE

Energy bills are likely to rise this year according to Scottish and Southern Energy who made a pre tax profit of 29%.

Centrica who owns British Gas also said that its customer may have to pay more for energy.

The energy company who are said have made 2.1 bn before tax have defended the plan saying “Forward annual wholesale prices for electricity and gas have risen by around one quarter and around one third respectively in the six months following SSE’s 29 October 2010 announcement of a price increase for household gas supply”

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