A debt help charity is seeing growing numbers of people falling behind with fuel bills and a resurgence in the proportion of clients with high-cost credit such as payday loans.
Thousands of energy customers in the Highlands with no gas connection are being hit by much higher bills than those with gas, according to a not-for-profit supplier offering a new tariff aimed at beating fuel poverty.
The number of households in fuel poverty fell by almost 100,000 last year.
A UK energy expert has exposed the rate at which non-commodity charges for electricity bills have risen year-on-year – 10% every year for the past 10 years.
British Gas owner Centrica has fuelled further controversy over energy prices after reporting another profit rise at its UK supply business.
Energy companies are facing fresh calls to lower bills as figures claim wholesale prices for the UK are at a five-year low.
Three in five elderly people will ration their heating this winter amid fears over high energy bills, according to a new survey.
SSE has been criticised for not passing more savings on to customers after it revealed pre-tax profits of almost £549 million in the six months to September.
Your energy supplier might be offering other customers a far cheaper deal and not telling you about it.
First Minister Alex Salmond will be accused of "gloating" over soaring Scottish energy prices tonight.