Big six energy companies routinely overcharging customers, is this another conservative three card trick?

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/feb/23/big-six-energy-companies-routinely-overcharging-customers-exclusive
Update: The big six need to do more than just a cosmetic exercise. No one should be fooled if they’re just moving customers from one rip-off tariff to another, with a different label on the tin British Gas on Thursday cited the price cap as one reason it is shedding 4,000 jobs, although its consumer energy arm’s profits... show more The big six need to do more than just a cosmetic exercise. No one should be fooled if they’re just moving customers from one rip-off tariff to another, with a different label on the tin
British Gas on Thursday cited the price cap as one reason it is shedding 4,000 jobs, although its consumer energy arm’s profits only dropped 1% despite losing 750,000 customers to more competitively priced rivals
Update 2: Greg Jackson, the founder and chief executive of Octopus, calling the pricing cynical and said: “Time and time again we see the big six ducking and diving to find new ways of covertly ripping off their loyal customers. This latest is a cynical move as now even the experts – press, regulators and politicians – won’t... show more Greg Jackson, the founder and chief executive of Octopus, calling the pricing cynical and said: “Time and time again we see the big six ducking and diving to find new ways of covertly ripping off their loyal customers. This latest is a cynical move as now even the experts – press, regulators and politicians – won’t be able to hold them to account, and it shows why the energy price cap is so vital.
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