Smart Weekends - Top discount - Electricity

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Smart Weekends - Top discount

Ideal for busy homes at weekends

Half price electricity from 8am Saturday to 11pm Sunday

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Join Generation Green and Get:

Great Discounts

Switch and get up to 15% discount off our electricity standard unit rates*

Smarter Energy

No more estimated electricity bills and a half-hourly view of your energy consumption.

SSE Rewards

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

Our electricity prices

Your bill consists of 3 kinds of 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)
Weekday Day Units
(8am to 5pm & 7pm to 11pm)
Weekday Night Units
(11pm to 8am)
Weekday Peak Units
(5pm to 7pm)
Weekend Day Units
(8am to 5pm & 7pm to 11pm Saturday and Sunday)
Weekend Night Units
(11pm to 8am Saturday night only)
Weekend Peak Units
(5pm to 7pm Saturday and Sunday)

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. These charges will still apply even during periods of no consumption.

Electricity meter type
€ per year
(inc VAT)
Cent per day
(inc VAT)
Urban Weekend
Rural Weekend

PSO levy (Public Services Obligation)

This applies to all domestic electricity customers. The current rate has been set at €0 from Oct 1 2023.

Rate per year
(inc VAT)
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Switching made easy


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.



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

Phone 0818 81 81 10

Monday to Friday 8am - 6.30pm

Request a call back

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

Good to know


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

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


This contract is for 12 months

Customize this plan

Direct Debit

If you don't pay by direct debit you'll lose up to 6% off your electricity discount 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 2% off your electricity discount and you'll receive your bill in the post.

Smart Weekends

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