Comparison of Electricity Prices in Ireland

By doing a comparison of electricity prices and switching to the cheapest deal on an annual basis, households can save significant amounts of money.An average household that is still on Electric Ireland’s standard rates could save around €250  in just 12 months by switching suppliers. Before 2011 the only domestic electricity provider in Ireland was […]
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Which Electricity Supplier has the best Satisfaction Ratings ?

In 2019 a customer satisfaction survey was carried out on Electricity suppliers in Ireland by the Commission for Regulation of Utilities   (CRU) .  The survey just involved the top 7 suppliers of domestic household electricity. Within the electricity market, satisfaction scores have remained relatively stable since the last measure in 2017. Satisfaction is high across […]
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Electricity and Gas Prices – Don’t be Fooled

With the deregulation of the home energy market in Ireland , back in 2011, came an increase in hard sell tactics and advertising campaigns. Here in Ireland, doorstep and on-street sales are still used by some energy companies.  There has been recent activity by PrePayPower and Just Energy. Doorstep sales usually involves using commission based […]
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Energy Price Increases 2017

Most of the Irish electricity and gas providers have recently introduced  price increases. Bord Gais Energy (Part of Centrica) increased gas prices by 3.4% and standard electricity rates  by 5.9% from November 1st 2017. SSE Airtricity increased standard  rates on electricity by 5.6% also from Nov 1st 2017 Electric Ireland  increased electricty prices  by 4% […]
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