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“Worst Company,”

Written on: 12/03/2015 by ChrisCarney (1 review written)

Constantly billing me incorrect, caused me a whole lot of stress trying to run my business, my bills are being disputed and now just received a letter from the debt collectors, Abbots Debt Recovery,worst Company ever,trying to get out of the contract that I so called signed..don't recommend them… Read Full Review

The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi, we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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Stonebird73's Comment

Written on: 23/03/2015

Thank you so much for the info and Encouragement,I will definiatly be getting intouch with the Gentleman.

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“Rip off”

Written on: 06/03/2015 by Lilyanav365 (1 review written)

Just got my renewal quote they're charging me 28p standing charge and 18p per KWh as opposed to EDF who have quoted me 23p standing charge and 10.4p per KWh. Just asked what my charges will be out of contract. Kept being told they don't know and in the end they gave me a rate of 85p per day standing charge and 22.75p per KWh. What a complete rip off. I've paid them more than £600 in extra charges. Struggle to believe how they can be so unethical and the attitude of the staff is… Read Full Review

The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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“CONSTANTLY BILL ME INCORRECTLY”

Written on: 06/03/2015 by Darrenu1984 (1 review written)

I have been paying £700 per month on average where after 6 months they billed me for £3000 and were unable to justify why this was. After 9 months of trying to resolve the situation, it finally got sorted out and I was in the right, obviously. they have now lured me into a new contract illegally without my consent and threaten to charge me extortion rates if i were not to pursue with their contract that has been given to me without my knowledge. They do not deal with any queries up until… Read Full Review

S.bat's Comment

Written on: 11/03/2015

I know exactly how you feel, over a weekend ....yes that's right 1 weekend and I phoned them to make sure they had a reading then gave another one on Monday morning and it had gone up nearly £200 ....nobody works in the business over the weekend! Business size is the size of a four bedroomed house, they even looked on street view to see if I was telling the truth!

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The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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“How can so many people in one company get it wrong,...”

Written on: 05/03/2015 by markbaron (1 review written)

September last year my company Aesthetic Services spoke to an agent at Opus Energy. And was quoted 14.1 p perkw hr or 15.1p perkw hr for electricity if not having direct debit. I explained I was not paying direct debit and only willing to accept 14.1 p perkw hr on non direct debit terms. He went away came back and agreed my terms. A week later I got a contract through the post saying 14.1p per kw hr which was as agreed. Two weeks later a bill arrives at 15.1 p perkw hr. I complained to customer… Read Full Review

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“Worst company”

Written on: 02/03/2015 by Jonesvr45 (1 review written)

This company is atrocious my electric went from £60 odd a month to over £300 a month for no reason apart from they keep estimating my bill. Which I don't understand as I keep sending them metre readings as they never seem to relieve them. But they are more than happy to harass you for a payment 3 times a day. Never use this company they are terrible and just raise your bill after 3 months. Has ruined my business as it's only a year old and seem to pay opus with most my takings every month do… Read Full Review

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“CORRUPT LIARS AGRESSIVE AND RUIN LIVES”

Written on: 18/02/2015 by equidivine (1 review written)

for 2 years I have been fighting this corrupt company. they lied about who they were as they claimed to be utility warehouse, I had to call police as they rang over 100 times and were swearing at me and aggressive. iv fought and fought them, they don't have my correct details, they illegally got hold of my landlords details and billed him and harassed him for the money. they refuse to sort it out and how on earth they are still operating is beyond me! OFGEM CLOSE THEM DOWN! please stop this… Read Full Review

Equidivine's Response to equidivine's Review

Written on: 19/02/2015

anyone having problems with opus like this group to share your problems and to build a case against this company!

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The_Underdog's Response to equidivine's Review

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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S.bat's Response to equidivine's Review

Written on: 11/03/2015

Sorry to hear this , I do feel for you, I know what they are like constantly harassing you, I've told them if they want to enter my premises they must be accompanied by police officers, and have a full writ warrant if not they don't enter or touch my supply, if they do they are breaking the law, ( I'm not a lawyer but it must be somewhere that they are not allowed to do this ) have you contacted CAB? Maybe they can help? I hope you are ok and business is running ok now.

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Equidivine's Response to equidivine's Review

Written on: 19/02/2015

the chief executive is Charlie Crossley Cooke if you search him on facebook contact him direct and tell him how you feel about his company!

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“ABSOLUTE HELL - RUINED OUR LIVES. SERIOUSLY. HAD TO...”

Written on: 05/02/2015 by 66O'Grady (1 review written)

Just saying the word opus energy makes me feel physically sick. They have caused so much stress and anxiety over the past year we have had to put our shop up for sale because we just can't handle it anymore. I am not one to fall for cold callers but the person who rented the shop before us said when opus energy rang they said they were British Gas. That was a complete lie. Next thing she knew she received a ridiculous bill from opus energy. The shop has been supplied by British Gas for over… Read Full Review

S.bat's Comment

Written on: 11/03/2015

I'm on a one night vigil to respond to customers of ..OPUS ENERGY ( or should be HOPELESS ENERGY ) reviews, as this company really really needs to be stopped, I'm sorry to hear about what this company has done to your lives, they do it to everyone, their good reviews are probably written by the directors who are sat in their nice big houses near their pools, if a review is written so many times it gets bumped up on google and other search engines to warn people against using this company for any utility services, unfortunatley they do lie and say they are other companies or persuade you into taking a contract - be it legal or illegal they are not bothered , if this was my business I'd be closed down straight away.....why haven't they had this done? Hope you feel better as its over a month ago you wrote a review, and hope your lives are back to normality!

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The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi, we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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“most corrupt firm ever”

Written on: 28/01/2015 by wishywashy345 (1 review written)

This company as closed my business in 4 months of supplying us they are a sham I told em I was struggling and I would pay just needed a little leeway but they came and disconnected us over 200 pound debt which was to high anyhow the staff are ignorarant they should be closed down I'm getting on to the government about these any feedback by people would be great more support the better let's close this corrupt firm down… Read Full Review

Clempo14's Response to wishywashy345's Review

Written on: 13/02/2015

Take them to judge rinder

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The_Underdog's Response to wishywashy345's Review

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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Wishywashy345's reply to The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi
Thanks for this they have lied to us brought pretend warrants to our shop to take the gas meter we have almost closed down now they went to a criminal court to obtain a warrant its a civil matter not a criminal matter only give us 8days notice plus the bill was in dispute as they charged us 820pound for 31days gas they are the most corrupt energy firm I know, thanks for this advice much appreciated

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S.bat's Response to wishywashy345's Review

Written on: 11/03/2015

Hi, I know you wrote this a while back , but I hope you are feeling better, and yes I totally agree with you as this is the worst, corrupt and illegal supplier of utility services out there!
And in agreement with more you review the less customers this company gets!
I've just done a hard days work ( don't think they know what that is ! ) but I'm determined to answer as many replies as possible too reviews about this company as they wreck people's lives, businesses and income, they think just because they are bigger and better ( yeah right ) than us they can push us around......it stops now!
I would love ( and this is an invitation to the directors ) to have a meeting with all disgruntled customers of opus energy .....think you might have to book Wembley stadium for a few nights ( stupidly that's probably how many customers they have dupped into agreement with them ) and sit down and listen to us.....and unfortunately they probably would deny everything and say it's our faults!!!!
I really do hope you are ok and have kinda moved onto pastures new, and try not to worry to much....I know it's hard!

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Wishywashy345's reply to S.bat's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

Here here thankyou for this we will have to give our business up now we have hung on for that long but it's not working we built our launderette up for ten yrs n they destroyed it in less than 4months, we have tried everyone to get this company sued but to no avail, they did everything illegally I wish we could all get together to see them closed down I will keep fighting them for as long as I can

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“DO NOT DO ANY BUSINESS WITH THIS COMPANY.”

Written on: 23/01/2015 by Lindas1957 (1 review written)

Fraudulent Sales tactics. Dangerous Company… Read Full Review

S.bat's Comment

Written on: 11/03/2015

Totally agree with you, dangerous company, hope they visit me soon!

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“worst energy supplies ever (opus energy)”

Written on: 22/01/2015 by Khan7866 (1 review written)

They have dodgey agents who are from Abroad and can't speak proper English. They also trick u into contracts it's like they can't afford decent people. They are inexperienced. I am very surprised they even have 1.2 stars, some one must be drunk when they gave them these stars to them. It could be someone from opus energy who gave it to them. I wouldn't RECOMMEND them to anyone not even my enemies if I had any. Their are many other good companies which are a lot better and have better agents. If… Read Full Review

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“Service not up to standard”

Written on: 20/01/2015 by LaneBoone55 (4 reviews written)

Since the rates are not that expensive, I thought of hiring them after a long telephone discussion. Actually, they promised me lot more than what other companies usually do. Despite the promises, the service was utter rubbish!… Read Full Review

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“This company should be shut down”

Written on: 17/01/2015 by Brisa500 (1 review written)

I signed up with this company late last year when moving into a small shop. I arranged a 1 year deal over the phone a letter comes through saying i had agreed a 3 year deal. Then they completely mix my shop up with another shop and send me their bills, when that has been sorted they send me my first bill which is 3 times higher than i was paying for a larger shop. Requested they do not phone me during the day as i have customers and they phone during the day from completely different numbers… Read Full Review

S.bat's Comment

Written on: 11/03/2015

I hope your problem has been resolved, but knowing opus.....nope!
Had a sort of similar thing happen to me and found out it was them incorrectly billing me and and decided to knock down the price( still extortionate ) but paid it off any how's.....
This company is a farse and something needs to be done, I'm hoping they do read these forums as I would love them to visit me and discuss their logic as they don't know who their up against, to discuss why they are wrecking and harassing so many people.....doesn't matter who you go too as they have a very good lawyer ( probably a director looking after his/her interests ) but this company really needs to be investigated!
Again hope your business hasn't been affected to much !

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“Very Disappoint supplier company in uk”

Written on: 13/01/2015 by 1958Meier (1 review written)

very pool services all agency and sale customer detail to third part agency. always rubbish . and double price give to us . DO NOT ORDER ANY SERVICES… Read Full Review

S.bat's Comment

Written on: 11/03/2015

To true!! Biggest rip off in Britain! They will take your wallet if left on your table if they got the chance!

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“very rude staff ”

Written on: 10/01/2015

plz do not go too rthe opues very bad serverse over serging bill every month i really dont know what too do… Read Full Review

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“Worst energy company I have ever dealt with. ”

Written on: 05/01/2015 by Quinteni200 (1 review written)

High pressure sales to get you, no way to get out as distance selling rules don't apply to business. Continuous harassment following bills that are over due by a few days. rude staff, very expensive bills… Read Full Review

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“Please don't fall with this company”

Written on: 03/01/2015 by raymond975 (1 review written)

I had the exactly the same experience with yours. And they claim that I have sign and verbal contract with them. No matter how much time i spend with them to clarify that I don't want the contract… Read Full Review

The_Underdog's Response to raymond975's Review

Written on: 21/03/2015

Hi we had trouble with them when we 1st started out tricked into a verbal contract that was only partly recorded. My advice is to contact Ed Davey MP in charge of the energy sector also all the news papers etc and make Opus be aware of this as I found out the papers have already done reports on them before so it needs bringing back to there attention. Good luck with it all you can beat them we fought them and won and got out of it so it's possible.

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“opusenergy uses brokers ”

Written on: 15/12/2014 by aeMacLean188 (1 review written)

I've recently started a new business, upon doing so I got a call from some one claiming to be from "XX" (the previous tenants energy company). I'm not sure how they found out so quickly I moved into this property or which supplier the previous tenant was with. This person then proceeded to ask me some information about the business. Then before asking me if I wanted to stay in a contract with "XX", he went and said "Oh, under new government law we are required to give you the prices for the top… Read Full Review

The_Underdog's Comment

Written on: 29/12/2014

We had the same problem we just opened a business and within a day we was getting calls. Then oneday a little rat of a broker ended up tricking us into a verbal contract which after 5 days of sleepless nights and little appetite we ended up getting out of. Email MP Ed Davey inform him of your story also tell opus you want out the contract and let them know you emailed him also mention you will contact various other people in media etc. Last thing they want is MORE BAD publicity. Be strong there's hope out there with success stories and fingers crossed you can be one too

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Ffdavex's Comment

Written on: 08/01/2015

how did you deal with the situation?
As i'm currently in the exact situation with 2 contract from opus and dual.

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Raymond975's Comment

Written on: 03/01/2015

I had the exactly the same experience with yours. And they claim that I have sign and verbal contract with them. No matter how much time i spend with them to clarify that I don't want the contract.

Hope no one will fall into with this bad company in the future.

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★☆☆☆☆

“A NIGHTMARE ”

Written on: 07/12/2014 by SiennaReed (1 review written)

OPUS ENERGY ARE ABSOLUTE DISGRACE THERE ROBBERS THERE CUSTOMER SERVICE IS A JOKE AND THEY LOVE TO HARASS PEOPLE THEY TELL YOU EVERY LIE IN THE BOOK TO GET YOU TO SIGN UP WITH THEM AND THEN THEY CHANGE YOUR TARIFF AND UP THERE PRICES OVER DOUBLE WHAT THEY TOLD YOU WHAT YOU WOULD PAY THEY ARE CHARGING ME NEARLY 1000 POUNDS A MT FOR ELECTRIC AND 1000 POUNDS FOR GAS A MT MUCH MORE THAN ANY OTHER TAKEAWAY OR EVEN RESTAURANT IS PAYING SO PEOPLE PLZ TAKE MY ADVICE AND STAY MILES AWAY FROM THIS COMPANY… Read Full Review

Wishywashy345's Comment

Written on: 21/03/2015

They closed is down they are corrupt

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“poor worst company ever nothing but problems”

Written on: 03/11/2014 by sanmis (1 review written)

poor service poor marketing skills spent approx 50 pounds in phone callsto sort out direct debit issues they took over 1000 pound in direct debit for gas not used and sent baliff action for approx 200 oustanding electric when id already paided 800 my contract already cancelled and its not up till may the worst company possible should be called hopeless energy… Read Full Review

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“Liars!what hell are they?”

Written on: 09/10/2014 by Stewart1212 (1 review written)

They prentended that they are my current supplier .and push me to sign within 10mins.ortherwise they would cut off my electricity supply.and need 1500 to restart if I fail to sign a contact immediately .wow.what a horrible company!i should call police for this disgusting company !… Read Full Review

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