BEenergy launched in Ireland in 2017 and provides an electricity-only plan called the Freedom tariff.
BEenergy’s cheapest electricity plan
|Fuel type||Plan Name||Price|
|Electricity||Freedom Urban 24 Hour||€907||Compare now|
The above table shows BEenergy’s cheapest electricity plan, and what it would cost the average electricity customer for the first year. According to the CRU, the average electricity customer uses 4,200 kWh per year.
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About BEenergy Electricity
BEenergy is an electricity supplier, which has operated in the Irish market since 2017.
BEenergy is part of Budget Energy, which has been supplying electricity to homes across Northern Ireland since 2011.
BEenergy launched in March 2017, with the cheapest electricity standard unit rate and cheapest standing charge in Ireland.
BEenergy does not have a discounted tariff in Ireland at the moment, however anyone signing up will get one month’s electricity free (capped at 442kWh).
How does BEenergy generate electricity?
The Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU) requires that electricity suppliers disclose the sources they use to generate their energy each year. If suppliers choose not to make a declaration, they are allocated the residual fuel mix, which is the fuel mix left over from the All Island fuel mix after individual supplier’s fuel mixes have been calculated. For 2017, BEenergy was allocated the residual fuel mix.
Carbon dioxide emissions: 526 kg CO2 per MWh
National average is 325 kg CO2 per MWh
Source: 2017 CRU Fuel Mix Disclosure and CO2 Emissions Report.
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