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Electricity and gas

12 month contract

Get up to 25% off green electricity and up to 20% off gas*

Your estimated annual bill for this plan is €1,634.34*

Switch now

Join Generation Green and get:

Best Rates

Sign up today and enjoy our best unit rate. 25% discount on our standard electricity unit rate.*

Green Energy

Choose to power your home using 100% green electricity.

SSE Rewards

Great discounts from leading retail stores, Dublin Zoo, competitions and more.

Our electricity and gas prices

Your bill consists of 3 charges

Including VAT
Excluding VAT

Unit rates(cents/kWh)

This is the cost per kilowatt hour (kWh) of energy used. 

Electricity Discounted rate
(inc VAT)
Standard rate
(inc VAT)
24hr meter
€0.1592
€0.2122
Night saver
€0.1699
€0.2265
Night units
€0.0841
€0.1121
Gas
Discounted rate
(incl. VAT)
Standard rate
(incl. VAT)
Cent per kWh
€0.0523
€0.0654

Standing charges (Fixed charge)

These are charges associated with providing electricity and gas network services and a share of the supply costs in servicing your account. They may vary by supplier.

Electricity meter type
Per year
(inc VAT)
Per day
(inc VAT)
Urban 24hr meter
€180.78
€0.4953
Urban Night saver
€232.29
€0.6364
Rural 24hr Meter
€226.96
€0.6218
Rural Night saver
€282.88
€0.7750
Gas meter type
Per year
(incl. VAT)
Per day
(incl. VAT)
Standard
€115.60
€0.3167

Natural gas carbon tax

An excise duty, called Natural Gas Carbon Tax (NGCT), has been applied to supplies of natural gas to consumers in the State. This tax applies to all domestic natural gas customers, irrespective of supplier.

Per day
(inc. VAT)
Per day
(ex. VAT)
Standard
€0.0042
€0.00370

PSO levy (Public Services Obligation)

This is charged by every supplier and applies to all domestic electricity customers. The current rate was set from 1st October 2018. 

Cost per year
(inc VAT)
€47.34

Estimated annual bill

This estimated annual bill includes the discounts associated with this plan. 

Electricity and gas
(incl. VAT)
Urban 24hr meter + gas
€1,838.97
Urban night saver + gas
€1,728.15
Rural 24hr meter + gas
€1,885.12
Rural night saver + gas
€1,778.73
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Switching made easy

01

Switch to us

Once you've signed up, we'll take care of the rest, with no disruption to your supply. We'll send you a welcome letter within 14 days.

02

Enjoy

Your discount is automatically applied so you can start enjoying our great rates without delay.

Phone 1850 81 81 10^

Monday to Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturdays 9am - 6pm

Request a call back

We’ll call you back at a day & time that suits

These calls will be charged at Lo Call rate. Rates from landline and mobile companies may vary so please check with your operator.

Good to know

Contract

You’ll be signing up to a 1 year contract. If you leave early, there’s a termination charge of €50 per utility.

Direct debits

If you cancel your direct debit, a €300 deposit will be applied to your account.

14 days to change your mind

After you’ve signed up online, you’ll have 14 calendar days to cancel your switch.

Your plan details

Electricity
25%
Discount
Gas
20%
Discount

This contract is for 12 months

Customize this plan

Direct Debit

If you don’t pay by direct debit you’ll lose up to 10% of your electricity and gas discounts and you’ll have to pay a €300 security deposit.

You can pay by An Post, credit union, phone, cheque, or bank transfer.

Go Paperless

If you don’t choose to receive bills by email you’ll lose up to 4% off your electricity and gas discounts .

You’ll receive your bill in the post.

Budget plan

Our Budget Plan gives you control over your energy bills. We calculate your monthly bill amount based on usage for the last 12 months and spread your energy costs over the year. We review this amount every 4 months. Opt in to avail of this free service.