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British Gas - Duel Fuel Quote



Here we have two dual fuel quotes from the currently available tariffs at British Gas (using Kingston-upon-Thames KT2 postcode). This search was made on 15th December 2016.

If you are unsure about any of the tariff information you can click any of the left-hand headings in the below columns to learn more.


Standard

Of the 10 variable dual fuel tariffs that we compared, British Gas's 'Standard' tariff was the 4th cheapest, leaving it £177.72 cheaper per year than First Utility's 'First Variable Direct Debit eBill', which was the most expensive. This tariff is a mere £25.52 more expensive per year than the cheapest, SSE's 'Standard', which works out at about 53p more a week.

Tariff Name Standard
Type Variable
Payment Type Monthly Direct Debit
Gas Unit Rate 3.88p per kWh
Gas Standing Charge 26.01p per day
Electricity Unit Rate 12.39p per kWh
Electricity Standing Charge 26.01p per day
Tariff End Date N/A
Exit Fee N/A
Discounts & Additional Charges £15 dual fuel discount.
VAT 5%

According to UK Power's statistic, the average UK medium household consumes 3,100 kWh of electricity and 12,500 kWh of gas per year. Based on this figure, British Gas's Standard tariff would cost this user as follows:

Overall

Monthly: £86.94
Quarterly: £260.82
Annually: £1,043.28

(Breakdown)

Gas

Monthly: £47.65
Quarterly: £142.94
Annually: £571.74

Electricity

Monthly: £39.29
Quarterly: £117.88
Annually: £471.52


HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019

Out of the 10 fixed dual fuel tariffs that we compared, British Gas's 'HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019' turned out to be the most expensive. Between this and the cheapest tariff, Utility Warehouse's 'Double Gold Fixed 10', there is a £247.40 per year difference, enough to pay for 3 and a half months of gas and electricity with Utility Warehouse.

Tariff Name HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019
Type Fixed
Payment Type Monthly Direct Debit
Gas Unit Rate 3.88p per kWh
Gas Standing Charge 26.01p per day
Electricity Unit Rate 13.95p per kWh
Electricity Standing Charge 26.01p per day
Tariff End Date 31st March 2019
Exit Fee £40 exit fee per fuel (£80)
Discounts & Additional Charges £15 dual fuel discount.
VAT 5%

According to UK Power's statistic, the average UK medium household consumes 3,100 kWh of electricity and 12,500 kWh of gas per year. Based on this figure, British Gas's HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019 tariff would cost this user as follows:

Overall

Monthly: £90.96
Quarterly: £272.85
Annually: £1091.40

(Breakdown)

Gas

Monthly: £47.65
Quarterly: £142.94
Annually: £571.74

Electricity

Monthly: £43.31
Quarterly: £129.92
Annually: £519.69