Households to pay £105 more on their energy bills by 2020, new research claims

Policies currently in place could potentially add up to £105 to yearly household energy bills by 2020, recent research from Cornwall Energy has revealed.

The energy price increases will be caused by the cost of the Capacity Market, Renewables Obligation (RO), Contracts for Difference (CfD) and Feed-in Tariff schemes.

Jo Butlin, Managing Director at Cornwall Energy said: “While the future path of wholesale prices remains uncertain, policy costs are moving only in one direction. Our research shows a confluence of factors serving to push these costs up notably in the next couple of years though important drivers that could yet change the outlook remain beyond anyone’s control.”

DECC insists it is making sure energy bills are coming down by reducing the projected cost of green policies on bills, “delivering savings of around £30-£35 per year from 2014 and continuing out to 2020”.

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