Measures aimed at simplifying the way in which the UK's
small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) can choose to buy their
energy have been announced by major supplier npower. Two new
flexible prices plans - Fixed and Variable - are
available now. And a third plan designed to bring to an end the
controversial practice of contract auto-renewal will follow later
"We have made our energy contracts as flexible as possible
for SMEs, helping them to choose a simple contract that suits
them and their specific needs at a given time," says npower's
Phil Scholes. "Businesses can choose from two different
plans based on what is important to their business, whether that
is the ability to budget long-term or the flexibility to change
contracts at short notice. We will be introducing a third plan
later this year to coincide with our commitment not to auto-renew
existing customers on fixed term contracts from November 2014."
Last year the Federation of Small Businesses and energy regulator
Ofgem pressed the Government to ban the automatic rollover of
energy contracts, with the FSB believing that many small businesses
were unaware of the terms relating to contract rollovers.
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