Once in a while we are forced to put cynicism aside for a moment and admit that an energy supplier has done the right thing.
EDF Energy’s launch of Blue +Price Promise March 2015 which went live today (Oct 26th 2012) is such a moment (or so we thought).
- The tariff is fixed until the 31st March 2015 – a whopping 28 months from today (you could start a family and have three children in that time)
- The tariff is cheaper than the standard rates of British Gas, npower, ScottishPower and SSE - who all raised prices recently.
It is worth dwelling on that second point because we don’t believe that the price increases by British Gas, npower, ScottishPower, SSE (and now also EDF itself) can be justified with rising wholesale prices. Here we have an offer that comes in for less and is guaranteed for well over two years!
Makes no sense to you? Not to us either!
And here is the table that proves it: