The National Grid are said to be discussing rebates as high as £6 per kilowatt used an hour
The discount will be sent out in different ways depending on how people pay their energy bills
Below-average temperatures and reduced electricity could see major gas shortages this winter
Lewis described the situation as 'desperate'
The scheme is believed to be a 'cheaper and greener' alternative to paying fossil fuel power plants
The controversial £250 loan scheme has also been replaced with a £400 payment
The boss of Scottish Power predicts that 10 million homes could be in fuel poverty this winter
Lewis has stressed the importance of taking a reading before the price cap rises
Lewis claims the companies are doing it to improve their cash flow situation at the expense of their customers
There are a number of every-day appliances that could be raking up your energy bill...