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345,000 customers changed supplier in January as switching trend continues

According to the latest data published today (Wednesday 8 February) by Energy UK, the trend for switching continued in January with another year-on-year increase. Last month, 345,000 customers changed supplier, an increase of 31 percent compared to January 2016.

Smaller suppliers saw a net gain among switchers of 24 percent, with over 100,000 customers switching from larger to small and mid-tier suppliers.

Tina Tietjen, Independent Chair of the Energy Switch Guarantee, said:

“It is encouraging to see that so many people decided to switch supplier in January. There has never been a better time to see which deal is best for you and with the Energy Switch Guarantee, customers can be reassured that the process will be simple, speedy and safe.”

To see the latest monthly switching stats, please visit Energy UK’s website.