Sir Robert Smith MP said:
“The Committee has today decided to call in the energy bosses in the context of the latest wave of price increases.”
Among other subjects, the session explored:
- Reasons and justification behind recent energy price rises;
- Difference of pricing policies between energy suppliers; and
- How the transparency of energy company profits can be improved.
Further information from witnesses:
Following the evidence session on Tuesday 29 October 2013 the Committee requested additional financial information from each of the energy company witnesses.