British Gas response to proposals for retail energy market

British Gas statement regarding proposals for retail energy market

Ian Peters, managing director of residential energy at British Gas, said:

“This is a constructive set of proposals, which we will now examine in detail. It is important we maintain the balance between simplicity and innovation to ensure the market continues to deliver choice for customers.

“At British Gas, we want our customers to be confident they are on the right deal – we have already reduced and simplified tariffs, made comparison of prices easier to understand, and we let our customers know if they could be on a better deal. A common approach from all suppliers will help customers make the right choice for them.”