Energia has been in operation in the residential market in Ireland since 2014. It offers electricity-only, gas-only and dual fuel plans.
Energia’s cheapest electricity, gas and dual fuel plans
|Fuel type||Plan Name||Price|
|Electricity||Cheapest Electricity 33% discount||€819||Compare now|
|Gas||Clever Gas||€686||Compare now|
|Dual Fuel||Cheapest Dual Fuel 29/28||€1,455||Compare now|
The above table shows Energia’s cheapest electricity, gas and dual fuel plans, and what they would cost the average electricity, gas and dual fuel customer for the first year. According to the CER, the average electricity customer uses 4,200 kWh per year, while the average gas customer user 11,000 kWh.
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About Energia Gas and Electricity
Energia has been providing electricity and gas to Irish businesses since 1999. In early 2014, Energia entered the residential market and now has over 70,000 domestic electricity customers and almost 40,000 gas customers.
Energia Group comprises Energia Supply, Energia Renewables and Energia Generation.
Energia price changes
In October 2017, Energia announced it was implementing a 3.9% increase to its electricity prices for residential customers, from 1 December 2017. Prior to this - in June 2015 - Energia cut its gas rate by 2.5% and its electricity rate by 2%.
Despite cutting prices less frequently than other providers in recent years, Energia continues to offer heavily discounted plans for new customers and currently has the cheapest electricity-only and dual fuel plan on the market. The Cheapest Electricity tariff has a discount of 33%, which is the biggest discount we’ve seen from any provider so far.
How does Energia generate gas and electricity?
The Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU) requires that electricity suppliers disclose the sources they use to generate their energy each year.
Energia has been recognised by the CER for having 100% renewably-sourced “green” energy for the last four years in a row, and is the only one of the larger energy suppliers to achieve this.
Energia Fuel Mix 2016
Carbon dioxide emissions: 0 kg CO2 per MWh
National average is 367 kg CO2 per MWh
Source: 2016 Fuel Mix Disclosure and CO2 Emissions Report.
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