Young consumers struggling the most to pay energy bills says Ofgem Covid-19 report
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- Nov 10, 2020 11:34 am GMTNov 10, 2020 11:27 am GMT
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According to a new report from Ofgem, consumer concerns over their ability to pay their energy bills has risen markedly as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ofgem’s Consumers’ experiences with energy during the Covid-19 pandemic report shows that worries over the ability energy bills held relatively steady in the period between May and October but with the introduction of the new lockdown those worries have risen.
One in five of the consumers surveyed said that they were worried about their ability to pay their energy bills and 22% said that they were worried that their energy supply would be affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.