Our research on green energy tariffs and suppliers featured in the Daily Mail. More than three in five households in Britain are now supplied by green energy firms. With ‘green’ suppliers – those only offering electricity tariffs backed by Renewable Energy Guarantee of Origin certificates – rocketed from less than 20 per cent in 2017.
According to Oliver Archer, Senior Analyst at Cornwall Insight, the main reason the figure has ballooned is thanks to a few large suppliers re-branding as 100 per cent green energy in recent years.
The low price of Rego’s has made it possible to be labelled a green supplier without heavily sacrificing on the main tool for attracting new customers – cheap tariffs.Oliver Archer