Which have identified that 66% of the gas we use is for central heating, with the majority being used in the winter. This means being on a good-value energy deal is crucial for the colder months.

Find out what they had to say below:

“We’ve analysed all the gas and electricity tariffs on the market to show you how to save around £328 per year. Plus we’ve looked at gas tariffs and found that the average home could save £124 on gas per year. And they’ll be switching to a provider that’s highly rated by its customers. If you’re already on a good deal for energy, check our winter heating tips to see if you could shave a little more off your bills while keeping your home toasty.

Cheapest gas and electricity deals Here are the five cheapest energy tariffs available now, based on the price for a year for a household that uses a medium amount of gas and electricity. You’ll see the annual average price across all regions for each deal, as well as how much it saves compared with the current price cap on how much suppliers can charge you per kilowatt-hour (kWh) of electricity and gas. This is currently £1,179 per year for a medium user.

Your exact spend and savings depend on how much gas and electricity you use, though.

  • £851 – The People’s Energy Company, People’s Energy 2 Months Upfront Winter 19 Tariff – paperless. Fixed tariff for 12 months with £30 exit fee per fuel. £328 saving compared with the price cap.
  • £858 – Outfox the Market, FIX’D 19 5.0 – paperless. Fixed tariff for 12 months with no exit fees. £321 saving compared with the price cap.
  • £864 – Outfox the Market, One Variable Tariff 7.0 – paperless. Variable tariff with no exit fees. £315 saving compared with the price cap.”

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