Winter weighting

  • Media Mentions

    The Times | Energy firms switch on winter increases

    Our research on showing an increase in the number of suppliers implementing a winter weighting to their direct debit payments was cited in The Times. Kate Hill explained that winter weightings have been introduced by some suppliers to help them better manage higher consumption rates. For example, a customer starting...

  • Press Releases

    Energy suppliers adopt winter weighting to reduce debit balances

    Over the last few years, Cornwall Insight has recorded an increase in the number of suppliers implementing a winter weighting to their direct debit payments. This is when they charge customers more for energy over the winter months and less in the summer months to help suppliers manage their cashflow....