More than one million smart meter customers are being encouraaged to reduce their energy usage during peak times in returrn for a discount on their energy bill.
Octopus Energy says it will pay some of its customers around £4 for every unit of energy saved compared to their normal usage furing specific hours.
Its customers could save up to £100 between November 2022 and March 2023 which works out at around £20 a month.
Posting on Twitter earlier today, Octopus Energy wrote: “Hope everyone’s opted in and ready to press paws on their energy at 5.30pm!”
More to follow…
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