Yes there is only one electricity supply meter to the address with two readouts which date from the days of economy seven or night time and day time meters. (the meter is registered for 20 years expiring next year 2016 so is just in registration and which point the other side raised in writing as a reason not to investigate the complaint about it thereby flying in the face of the regulations) The Tenants only paid or were supposed to pay this particular utility bill in lieu of any rent as it worked out about £90 per week on average ( which incidentally is the allowable income for the HMRC 'Rent a room scheme' in your own home. None of my informatioin in this response to you has been disclosed to the other side) During the pre-action correspondence the energy company asserted that there was only one supply or energy company supplying the property although I did not concede this and in any case the heating is oil and bottled gas.
Yes can call me ok on mobile *********** I should have added that that the way the accommodation is organised that the 'Annexe' part occupied by tenants, when they are in occupation, is heated by electricity for the most whereas the part occupied by others is oil central heating and it follows that the Tenants will be responsible for the the greater use of electricity. This fact is likely to be demonstrated by the lesser consumption following departure of tenants at times when the supply has gone back into my name although I have not spent the time necessary to compile the figures as of yet.
Best Wishes, Tony.
Noticing your swift response............Right now would be good