Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE)

Perth, Scotland --- (METERING.COM) --- August 14, 2006 – Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has emerged as the leading UK gas and electric company in customer satisfaction based on price comparability, according to the most recent customer survey by uSwitch.com, an online price comparator.

Following the announcement SSE’s head of marketing, Kevin Greenhorn, said: “Value for money and best-in-class service are at the heart of our business. We want our customers to know that they are important to us – this award suggests that we are doing many of the right things as well.”

uSwitch.com’s Alan Tallersal said: “SSE is setting a good example to all energy suppliers. By managing their business effectively they have kept prices at a more acceptable level and they are the only major supplier to have assured their customers that they won’t raise their tariffs again in 2006.”