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Pinergy

Pinergy has been operating in Ireland since 2013. The 100% renewable energy company offers electricity-only, pre-pay plans, and has over 27,000 domestic customers.

Pinergy’s cheapest electricity plan

Here’s Pinergy’s standard pre-pay 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 kW/h per year.

Fuel type Plan Name Price  
Electricity Standard €1,764  

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Above rates effective as of 11 October 2021. Prices listed are estimated based on price rise announcement of 7.8%.

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About Pinergy Electricity

Pinergy is a prepay electricity provider. While prepay electricity rates can be more expensive than traditional tariffs, prepay plans are helpful for people who want to take more control of their energy usage and avoid estimated bills.

Pinergy has a range of smart energy technologies which allow customers to monitor their electricity usage and become more energy efficient.

Customers can top up via Pinergy’s Smart mobile app, anytime, anywhere and even set up auto top-ups on payday.

Pinergy price changes

In September 2021, Pinergy announced that it was to increase its electricity prices by 7.8%, effective 11 October.

This will mean an average increase of around €127 per annum based on typical household consumption on a standard tariff.

Pinergy’s last price change saw an increase in its electricity prices by 11.4%, effective 23 August. This was an average increase of €188 per annum based on typical household consumption on a standard tariff.

Prior to this, Pinergy increased its electricity prices by 8.2%, effective 11 June 2021. This was an average increase of €119 per annum based on typical household consumption on a standard tariff.

How does Pinergy 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. The fuel mix used by Pinergy in 2019 is outlined below.

Pinergy Fuel Mix 2019

  • Gas 0%
  • Renewable 100%
  • Coal 0%
  • Peat 0%
  • Other 0%

Carbon dioxide emissions: 0 kg CO2 per MWh
National average is 254 kg CO2 per MWh
Source: CRU - 2019 Fuel Mix Disclosure and CO2 Emissions Report

Pinergy FAQs

Does Pinergy offer energy tariffs for farms and agri-businesses?

Yes, Pinergy provides price certainty by treating Irish farms like businesses, not homes.

100% renewable energy, fixed rates and night rate electricity at peak times help farms manage and control their energy output efficiently whilst lowering their carbon footprint.

Does Pinergy offer special tariffs for electric car charging?

Yes, Pinergy, offers exclusive Drive tariffs designed for EV drivers. They provide discounted overnight tariffs which run from 2am to 5am, plus an EV charger installation service.

Their energy mix is 100% renewable, so you are truly reducing your carbon footprint.

How can I get in touch with Pinergy?

You can contact Pinergy via:

  • Telephone: 0818 363 749 (Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday 10am to 5pm)
  • Website: Contact Us page

How do I switch my supplier to Pinergy?

Just visit our guide, How to switch your gas and electricity to find out everything you need to know about switching your energy supplier.

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