The energy minister, Greg Barker
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Energy minister says he is 'taking action' on gas prices

Britain's biggest energy supplier British Gas has announced it will increase gas and electricity charges by 6%.

The price hike will add £80 a year to the average dual fuel bill from the middle of next month.

The energy minister, Greg Barker, says the Government is taking action to help households.

  • 12 Oct 2012