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Who’s the cheapest electricity supplier on average?

Supplier Plan Name Price  
Energia Cheapest Electricity 33% discount (Web EXCLUSIVE) €910 Compare now
Bord Gáis Energy 24% Discount (Level Pay, Direct Debit & Paperless) €917 Compare now
SSE Airtricity 1 Year Electricity 20 (Direct Debit & eBill) €985 Compare now
SSE Airtricity 1 Year Electricity 18 (Direct Debit & eBill) €1,003 Compare now
SSE Airtricity 1 Year Electricity 20 (Direct Debit & Post) €1,023 Compare now

Above is a table of the cheapest electricity tariffs currently available in the market, based on the national average consumption according to the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER), the average Irish household uses 5,300 kW/h of electricity per year.

This table will give you an indication as to who’s cheapest for the average user, but you won’t know which is best for you, and how much you’ll pay based on your own electricity consumption, until you run a comparison.

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With our straightforward and easy to use comparison tools, you can easily compare the price of your current electricity plan with other plans on offer in Ireland.

All you need is a copy of a recent electricity bill and to answer a few quick questions about your current supplier and what you want to get from your new supplier.

Electricity price war

Over the past two years, we’ve seen price cuts from all major suppliers in the electricity market. We’ve also seen an increase in the number of discounted electricity deals available for new customers - as well as recurring discounts for electricity customers who pay by direct debit and receive bills online.

How to make sure you get the best deal on your electricity

While it’s true that prices have come down in the electricity market, there are still savings to be made by switching electricity suppliers regularly.

The biggest discounts are still to be found on plans for new customers, and moving from one supplier to another when the minimum term of your contract is up could save you hundreds of Euro a year.

In terms of how to switch, electricity customers are becoming more aware of the benefits and energy savings that can be made by switching suppliers online. By using our simple comparison tools you can quickly compare all the electricity prices in Ireland and complete the switching process in no time.

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