Great reasons to compare and switch your energy with energyscanner

  • Quick and easy search and apply - it takes just minutes from start to finish and you could save over £100's. STOP PRESS – SAVINGS CURRENTLY DO NOT APPLY - PLEASE READ THE EMERGENCY UPDATE NOTICE BELOW
  • energyscanner uses an award winning energy switching platform that is safe and secure.
  • Simple honest comparisons - no false claims about how much you will save and no disruption to your energy supply.
  • There are no charges and no fees - for any given tariff you get the same price as if you went with the energy supplier directly (but it's just much easier with us)

EMERGENCY UPDATE – In view of the emerging crisis in the UK energy market some of the content on this site is out of date. We are working hard to update the relevant pages. IN THE MEANTIME, our energy switching service is operating as normally as is possible in the circumstances. Unlike other energy price comparison websites, we are not leaving customers stranded. To be honest, the deals we can offer aren’t that great right now but check back regularly as this is a rapidly changing situation.


Help me compare, switch and save money. I am a...

First Time Switcher

I'm on an expensive Standard Tariff and need help, quick!

Savvy Switcher

I’ve done it loads of times and know what I’m doing. I just want a better deal. Quickly.

Homemover

I’ve just moved home (or am about to) and need help setting up the energy supply.

Student

Me and my buddies are sharing a house. We need to get the bills down and split them up.

Small Business

1-10 employees. Typically spend less than £2,000 a year on energy

Medium Sized Business

11-250 employees. Typically spend less than £20,000 a year on energy

Large Business

250+ employees. Spend over £20,000 a year on energy. Have half-hourly metering.

This week's Featured Supplier

Learn all about Shell Energy...who they are, what they do, and why you might want them as your energy supplier

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Shell Energy logo

I'm looking for other energy products and services

A collective switch

I want to join a collective switch so I can benefit from the bargaining power of a group

Green or Renewable tariffs

I feel the need to save the planet....help me do my bit

Smart Meters

I'd like to get a smart meter and want a cheap smart meter tariff to go with it

Boiler or Heating Cover

I'm looking for cover for my boiler and central heating system

Solar Panels

OK it doesn't shine that often but I'd still like to find out what my options are

Energy saving tips and gadgets

My energy use is out of control. I need help to cut back


Guides and Advice

How much can I save by switching my energy supply? – Latest

Savings from switching energy supplier have fallen recently but still remain high at £180. Anyone still on a standard default tariff has already lost £691 under the energy price cap.

Energy switching guide

Everything you ever wanted to know about switching your gas and electricity provider. How it works, how to do it and lots of other helpful tips.

What is the best way to switch energy supplier?

What is the best way to switch energy supplier? Online, over the telephone or some other way? This guide provides details of the best way to do it.

What to do if your energy supplier goes bust

Detailed answers to frequently asked questions and a handy list of do’s and don’ts. With 11 energy suppliers already having gone bust this is a guide you need to read.

Latest News

Which energy suppliers have gone bust?

Want to know which UK energy suppliers have gone bust? Here’s the complete list. Who, when and which energy supplier took over the customer base. Updated regularly.

UK Fuel Mix

UK fuel mix disclosure. See what energy sources are used to generate electricity in the UK and what impact this has on carbon emissions and radioactive waste. Information exclusively available on energyscanner.com.

What’s the difference between clean, green and renewable energy?

What’s the difference between clean, green, renewable and alternative energy? Our guide cuts through the hype to offer concise and understandable explanations and examples.

Renewable Energy Fuels and Technologies in the UK

What are the renewable energy fuels and technologies used in the UK? A comprehensive review by renewable energy search site energyscanner.com.