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Energy crisis information page

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Simple tips to save up to £400 on your energy bills

A list of the quickest, easiest things you can do to use less energy at home – you could slash £488 from your bills.

Government support in the energy crisis

Confused about what support is available from the government during the energy and cost of living crisis?

We explain everything here, and cover the unique support Octopus is offering its customers during this time.

How we're helping customers through the energy crisis

What we're doing to help our customers through the energy crisis – from our £6 million Octopus Assist fund, to loans of thermal cameras to find draughts in leaky homes over Winter, electric throws, and our Winter Workout energy saving programme that’s helped customers save £4.8 million by using less, but whilst still staying warm.

What's going on with global energy prices?

How does war between Russia and Ukraine impact energy prices in the UK? In this blog post, we'll give insight into what's going on in the global wholesale energy market, to help you better understand trends in UK tariff prices. Now more than ever, while the gas crisis sees energy prices reach all time highs, we're committed to fair prices that truly reflect the cost of the energy we supply you.

Octopus Energy: built to last

28 energy suppliers went bust in 2021, so some customers are understandably wondering if their supplier could be going the same way. We're different: the UK's fifth largest supplier (and now operating in 14 countries globally). Read all about how we've scaled and how we're supporting customers through the crisis.

What should you do in the face of high energy prices?

Right now the UK energy market is in crisis. Lots of customers are asking us what they should do when it's time to choose a new tariff – fix prices, or stick on a variable tariff, protected by the price cap. Ultimately, the decision has to be yours, but we'll give you all the information you need to choose here.

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