Energy firm Npower is to increase its prices for both electric and gas for over half of its customers.
Electric will increase by a gigantic 15% and gas by 4.8%, the price of duel fuel is to rise by 9.8% which they say is an increase of £109 per year, Npower blame wholesale energy costs and other issues for the increase, the increases will come into affect on March 16.
Npower though has protected their pre-pay customers and have not increased prices, and a delay for its vulnerable customers will apply, these customers will see the increases to electricity and gas in May.
As ever other energy companies will follow soon after, adding more gloom for people already struggling to make ends meet, whilst big companies continue to make gigantic profits.
You can find out more about the Npower price increases in full HERE