Consumer Council Criticises Gas Price Rises

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The General Consumer Council today hit out at price increases announced by Phoenix Natural Gas, claiming that they may be unfair to certain consumers.  The figures listed by Phoenix in their Home Energy Comparison table show increases of up to 8.5%.

Oil Trade Warned Over Misleading Ads

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The General Consumer Council today issued a warning following a meeting with oil industry chiefs over claims that oil was cheaper and safer than other fuels.

Home Energy Bills £2m Higher Than Rest Of Uk

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Northern Ireland’s consumers are forking out an astonishing £2 million MORE each week for their fuel, light and power compared with the UK average according to the General Consumer Council.  This is equal to £3.10 a week for every household.

Fuel Poor Should Not Have To Pay More

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Low-income energy consumers should get fair treatment.  That was the call made today by Mrs Joan Whiteside, Chairman of the General Consumer Council.

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