Brexit boosted UK energy costs by up to GBP 1.1bn last year

A new analysis shows that losing access to the EU’s internal energy markets has increased British consumers’ energy bill in 2022.
Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
By Todd Gillespie, bloomberg

British consumers spent as much as GBP 1.1bn (USD 1.4bn) more on electricity and goods last year after losing access to European Union internal energy markets.

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