Energylinx UK Energy Industry News Service
March 25, 2005
ScottishPower Domestic Gas Prices increase
ScottishPower has announced an increase in domestic gas prices effective from 1st April. ScottishPower blame the increase in wholesale gas and electricity prices over the last twelve months as the main reason for this latest change.
Over the last twelve months we have seen wholesale gas prices increase by 57% and wholesale electricity prices increase by 47%.
ScottishPower currently has around one million customers who have taken advantage of capped rate tariffs that will not be affected by this increase.
For all other domestic customers the increase will apply from 1st April.
Energylinx has prepared the following analysis of the new ScottishPower rates: