Published: 12th Sep 2019

Southampton City Council’s energy company CitizEn Energy has celebrated its first year in business with the news it has signed up 1,500 customers. The company was set up last year by the local authority with the aim to bring a fair and ethical alternative to the energy market. It supplies 100% green electricity as standard to all of their customers. According to the council, the weight of CO2 which has been saved by their customers switching equates to the weight of 120 double decker buses. The council said customers span across the south, south west and the midlands, and they are part of a larger energy network of about 130,000 customers, all under different brands. It added that on average customers can save £170 per year on their energy bills by switching to CitizEn Energy. The CitizEn Energy team are part of the Southampton Warmth for All Partnership which brings together organisations … (To read the full article, subscribe below)