Energia promotional codes are often available that allow new customers to get extra discounts on gas and electricity charges when signing up online.
The best value switching deal for a dual fuel bundle for households with average usage is from Energia on the Energia website using the promo code CHEAPDUAL. This will work out at €1483 in the first year . This is cheaper than going with separate gas and electricity suppliers.
Tip: See our Dual Fuel Price Comparison for more figures.
The current Energia Promotional code (October 2018) for Electricity is – CHEAPELEC . Using this code online will get you 29% off their electricty rates PLUS a €50 credit to your account.
We estimate that for an average medium sized urban household, electricity usage would typically be about 4200 Kwh a year.
If this type of household has never switched, and is paying energy bills by cheque or cash ,their electricity bill will be €1005 over the next year.
The promo code electricity deal from Energia works out at €808 in year one for average usage. (including €50 cashback). This is available only on the Energia website with promocode CHEAPELEC .This works out as a saving in year one of €197 compared to staying on Electric Ireland’s standard rates.
Figures checked October 1st 2018
Energia only began offering gas and electricity to residential customers in Ireland in January 2014 . They currently supply energy to about 8% of households. Energia are also a major supplier to businesses in Ireland and they supply electricity to about 76% of medium sized businesses
The main thing to realise is – that if you are stuck on old ESB/Bord Gais standard rates you can save significant amounts by changing your supplier or even just by switching to paying by Direct Debit and getting eBills.