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Pinergy

Pinergy has been in operation in Ireland since 2013. It offers electricity-only, pre-pay plans, and the company has over 27,000 domestic customers.

Pinergy’s cheapest electricity plan

Fuel type Plan Name Price  
Electricity Standard €1,221 Compare now

The above table display’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 kWh per year.

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About Pinergy Electricity

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

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

Customers can top up via Pinergy’s Smart mobile app, anytime, anywhere and can see their energy consumption every day through its Pinergy Smart In Home Display.

Pinergy price changes

On 1 August 2018, Pinergy hiked its electricity rates by 9.38%, adding €71.76 onto the average annual bill.

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 to produce its electricity is outlined below.

Mix of fuel that Pinergy uses to supply energy to Irish homes

Carbon dioxide emissions: 367 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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