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British Gas calls on Brits to make the most of the extra hour this weekend to prepare their homes for winter

British Gas calls on Brits to make the most of the extra hour this weekend to prepare their homes for winter

24 October 2014

Categories:
Service & repair

For many Brits, the clocks going back marks the start of winter. New research* from British Gas suggests that, unsurprisingly, many people (49%) are not looking forward to winter. People are most likely to dread increased transport problems (67%), shorter days (65%), the cold weather (61%), and the possibility of no heating or hot water (58%).


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British Gas response to Ofgem’s open letter on complaints handling

British Gas response to Ofgem’s open letter on complaints handling

24 October 2014

Categories:
Operations & Customer Service

Ian Peters, Managing Director, British Gas Residential Energy responds to Ofgem's open letter on customer satisfaction with suppliers complaints handling.

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Speech: Ian Peters introduces panel 'The view from the customer side' at Energy UK Annual Conference

Speech: Ian Peters introduces panel The view from the customer side at Energy UK Annual Conference

22 October 2014

Categories:
Operations & Customer Service

Ian Peters, Managing Director Residential Energy at British Gas, introduces a panel discussion on 'The view from the customer side' at Energy UK's Annual Conference.

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Week five findings from the National Smart Meter Challenge: the Energy Makeover

Week five findings from the National Smart Meter Challenge: the Energy Makeover

15 October 2014

Categories:
Smart Metering

This week was the final challenge before the families are left to go it alone with their smart meters for five weeks to see how they progress without any additional advice or challenges to complete. The families were asked to give each room in their home a ‘five minute energy makeover’ based on everything they have learnt so far from the challenge.

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