Comparison of Electricity Prices in Ireland

By doing a comparison of electricity prices and switching to the cheapest deal, households can still save significant amounts of money in 2023. (As much as €800 a year for average usage)You can still get discounted deals – but these discounts may not be available for much longer. The electricity switching market in Ireland is […]
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How Much 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 – How Much is the average electricity bill in Ireland in 2023 ? Energy prices rose drastically in 2022 – and hopefully there will be fewer price increases on the way during 2023. […]
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Government Electricity Allowance

An Electricity Costs Emergency Benefit Scheme was signed into law in March 2022. This scheme allows for a Government Electricity Allowance to be given all Domestic Electricity Customers in Ireland . Approximately 2.1 million domestic electricity account holders in Ireland benefitted from the first Government Electricity Credit Scheme for a one-off credit of €176.22 on […]
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Prepaid Electricity Meters

There has been a big increase in the use of prepaid electricity meters in Ireland over the past 2 to 3 years. The idea of prepaying using meters was initially aimed at people on lower incomes who may struggle to budget for large bills. But it seems the use of pre-pay meters is more widespread […]
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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. ESB Networks charges your Electricity Supplier for use of […]
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