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British Gas delared record £571m profits this year. Regulator Ofgem has claimed the energy giants are making £9 billion in windfall profits. As soon as the government talks about a windfall profits tax or even suggests these monster companies do something about 'fuel poverty' they threaten to cut investment in clean energy. As Julia Finch (Guardian 5th March) says "Their audacity knows no bounds." Do we control them or do they control us and the government? The case is overwhelming. We need to take back the fuel companies into public ownership. Then we'll pocket the profits