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British Gas to raise electricity prices from September 2017

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Electricity is going up in Great Britain

British Gas have recently announced a price hike in their standard variable tariff by 12.5%, which as by no surprise, has angered their many loyal customers.

More than 3 million homes will be affected by this rise in electricity, only weeks after the government vowed to cap rising energy bills.

The rise of the tariff is at almost £100 extra added to your bill.

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