Are Duel Fuel bills a rip-off?

For those of you who don’t like to read long posts, the answer is YES! In our search to help you save money, we have been looking at whether having gas and electric bills separately is cheaper than having a duel fuel bill. It didn’t take us long to see […] Read the full article…

April 15th – Collective offers are in!

After 5,500 households joined us in our demand for cheaper energy, we’re excited to announce that we’ve managed to negotiate the best tariffs on the market for you! Our leading negotiated tariff will give the average UK household a massive £316 saving on their annual energy bill! (based on average […] Read the full article…

Cheaper Energy Together

Cheaper Energy Together is our new project that helps households get a cheaper, fairer energy deal through the power of acting collectively. What we’re all about: The Cheaper Energy Together Community Partnership will bring together 30 local and national voluntary, community and public sector organisations to take collective switching to […] Read the full article…

We are hiring – Project Officer required

(updated 31/1/2013)  Thanks to everyone who applied.  We have now filled the position. We need an experienced and efficient Project Officer for an exciting new 3 month project aiming to get lower energy bills for vulnerable households. Main duties will include: Managing communications (email, social media & telephone) Recording and […] Read the full article…

The Power of “we” – Is the UK Switched on to Collective Switching?

The concept was simple; by buying our energy as a collective, we can negotiate a fairer deal, saving UK households millions of pounds. And the public bought it, well at least hundreds of thousands did. But the initial excitement has now died down, with Labour’s recently launched Switch Together scheme garnering little if any attention in the media.

Has collective switching failed in the UK? Or has the public’s imagination, once captured, now ebbed away? Can the collective power of 000s of people change the dynamics in the energy industry? We think so – that’s why we formed thePeoplesPower