Comparing Electricity Prices in Ireland

By comparing electricity prices and switching to the cheapest deal, households can save significant amounts of money. An average usage household could save €273  in just 12 months on electricity bills. The electricity switching market in Ireland is very competitive. Most of the energy suppliers regularly have special offers, discount codes or cashback promotions. Figures […]
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What is the Average Electricity Bill in Ireland ?

When householders start looking into the high cost of electricity – it can be useful to compare their electricity to other households. But – what is the average electricity bill in Ireland? We all use electricity in our homes – and electricity bills can make up a big part of annual household expenditure. Overall, electricity usage […]
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Cheapest Rural Electricity Charges in Ireland.

All the electricity providers in Ireland have higher standing charges for rural households compared to urban ones.ESB Networks assigns the Urban or rural charge rate based on the location of a property. Rural electricity charges are higher because the electricity suppliers charge a higher standing charge. The logic behind this is that it costs ESB […]
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How Much Does it Cost to Charge an Electric Car in Ireland ?

Electric cars can be charged on ESB’s nationwide network of publicly accessible charge points. They are located in various places all over Ireland such as on-street, motorway service stations, shopping centres and car parks. ESB will introduce fees for people using its standard (up to 22kW AC) charging network from 10th August 2020. There are […]
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Household Benefits Package

About 400,000 people in Ireland are in receipt of the household benefits package. Pensioners,people with disabilities and carers can claim the allowances. It is worth €580 a year to each claimant and costs the state about €200 million a year. Who Can Claim Household Benefits? Anyone aged over 70 will qualify for the Household Benefits […]
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