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Previous inertia is replaced by shear panic when the customer suddenly learns that the annual electricity bill is doubling and that the evergreen contract prevents him from switching to a far more reasonable rate from a competitor, thus stifling the competition that de-regulation was supposed to promote.

 

Not all the blame can be laid at the supplier’s door as he is also subject to the irregularities of the wholesale market and can ill afford a mass exodus when ready to negotiate forward the next round of energy deals.

 

However, the supplier is responsible for drafting the terms and conditions upon which the evergreen contract is based and it is these terms and conditions that will determine just how reasonable the contract is.

 

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– 90 days cancellation notice is required prior to the contract end date to avoid rollover

 

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Furthermore, not receiving such a notice cannot be relied upon as an excuse to invalidate the contract. As long as the supplier has proof of posting it will be deemed to have been received.

 

From what was originally conceived as a new type of contract to make life easier for both parties we are now left with agreements tipped wholly in favour of the supplier.

 

Electricity4Business’ Marketing Director Graham Paul argues that truly competitive suppliers are being locked out of a large part of the market despite offering cheaper prices and far more favourable terms. ‘If we can offer some of the cheapest business electricity prices in the market’ says Paul ‘whilst maintaining the customer’s choice to move should he so wish then those who are renewing customers at rates twice as much as ours should at least allow the customer to make his own decision.’

 

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LONDON, June 11 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. President Donald Trump's state visit plan to Britain rattled media's nerves again on Sunday after British newspaper the Guardian uncovered a so-called phone call content between Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May, in which the U.S. billionaire-turned politician said he doesn't want to go ahead with UK visit if there were large-scale public protests.

 

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The newspaper said the telephone call was made to Downing Street in recent weeks. It cited as its source a Downing Street adviser who was in the room at the time of the call.

 

The statement is said to have surprised May, according to those present, the newspaper added.

 

Xinhua called the Downing Street for inquiry about the news but was replied by the receptionist that the press office is busy on replying questions on Trump's visit from media and was promised with an e-mail reply later.

 

In the e-mail reply www.nikeoffwhiteitalia.it , a spokesperson with the Downing Street said "We aren't going to comment on speculation about the contents of private phone conversations. The Queen extended an invitation to President Trump to visit the UK and there is no change to those plans."

 

May invited Trump to Britain seven days after his inauguration when she became the first foreign leader to visit him in the White House. She told a joint press conference she had extended an invitation from the Queen to Trump and his wife Melania to make a state visit later in the year and was "delighted that the president has accepted that invitation."

 

Some senior diplomats said at the time the invitation was premature, but impossible to rescind once made.

 

Following the recent terrorist attack in London, Trump was critical of London mayor Sadiq Khan over the mayor's message to Londoners not to be alarmed by the increased presence of armed police.

 

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