Iberdrola launched in Ireland in June 2019 and provides 100% green electricity plus gas and dual fuel plans.
Important Notice - Iberdrola has announced their decision to leave the market, whereby all gas and electricity customers will transfer to Bord Gáis Energy and Electric Ireland, respectively. You can find out more on the Iberdrola website.
Iberdrola in Ireland is part of the Iberdrola Group, one of the world’s largest integrated utilities and a world leader in wind energy.
With over 170 years of experience, Iberdrola is today one of the largest utilities in the world. The company produces and supplies energy to around 100 million people in the countries in which it operates.
In April 2022, Energia announced that it was to increase its prices, effective 5 May.
Iberdrola’s last price change took place in January 2022, where this seen an increase of 9.5% and 15% to their standard electricity and gas rates, respectively. This increase added approximately €290 per annum to the average residential dual fuel bill.
In September 2021, Iberdrola announced that it was to increase its prices, effective 1 October. With a price increase of 17.5% and 18% to their standard electricity and gas rates, respectively, this added approximately €381 per annum to the average residential dual fuel bill.
Prior to this, Iberdrola’s last price change took place in July 2021 with a price hike of 12.5% and 8.5% to their standard electricity and gas rates, respectively. This increase added approximately €205 per annum to the average residential dual fuel bill.
In April 2021, a price hike of 6.3% and 4.9% was incurred to their standard electricity and gas rates, respectively. This increase added approximately €102 per annum to the average residential dual fuel bill.
Prior to this, Iberdrola announced that it was to increase its electricity unit rates by 3.4% from 1 November 2020, adding around €34 to the average annual electricity bill.
The Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU) requires that electricity suppliers disclose the sources they use to generate their energy each year.
Iberdrola has been recognised by the CRU for having 100% renewably sourced “green” energy in 2020.
Iberdrola Fuel Mix 2020
Carbon dioxide emissions: 0 kg CO2 per MWh
The national average is 236 gCO2 per MWh
Source: CRU - 2020 Fuel Mix Disclosure and CO2 Emissions Report
Iberdrola is a leader in clean energies and is currently the top renewable energy producer in Europe and a global leader in terms of installed onshore wind power. It is also recognised as the cleanest electricity company in the USA, with almost zero emissions.
Closer to home, in neighbouring Scotland, England and Wales, Iberdrola operates under the ScottishPower brand only producing 100% green electricity and focussing on wind energy, smart grids and driving the change to a cleaner, electric future.
For the last decade, ScottishPower has been leading the UK in the development and operation of renewable energy.
In 1997, ScottishPower built the first wind farm in the Republic of Ireland in Barnesmore, Donegal and now operates six wind farms across the north and south of Ireland with ambitious plans to increase the production, delivery and storage of cleaner, greener power in the near future.
Here in Ireland, they are offering 100% green energy tariffs as well as new and better ways to make managing energy easy.
It’s quick and simple. Just visit our guide, How to switch your gas and electricity to find out everything you need to know about switching your energy supplier.
No, but if you take out Iberdrola’s Gas Boiler Service and Repair plan, an annual Boiler Service is included.
The plan will include a full boiler service with 20 diagnostic tests and checks and repair covers the first 40 minutes of any repair work. Replacement parts are not covered by the plan.
No, Iberdrola is a global energy company and one of the biggest electricity companies in the world. It’s the number one producer of wind power.
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The meter replacement programme by ESB started in Autumn 2019 and will continue until the end of 2024. Several counties in Ireland have already had smart meters installed.
ESB Networks will notify you in advance when they are in your area for installation.
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