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Northern Ireland electricity tariffs

Updated: 25 Apr 2017
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Electricity tariffs at 1st April 2017

Tenants should be aware that they can now choose from five companies selling electricity to the residential market (PowerNI, SSE Airtricity, Budget Energy, Electric Ireland and Click Energy). The current tariffs are set out below.  However, tenants should be aware that the terms and conditions that apply to each of these offers will vary between companies. It is up to tenants to familiarise themselves with these terms and conditions before choosing a tariff (please see web links below).
Terms and conditions are subject to change at any time.

Power NI tariffs

Tariff Price in pence per unit (inc VAT)
Energy Online with Monthly Direct Debit (6% discount off standard rate) 13.81p
Energy Online with Quarterly Direct Debit (4.5% discount off standard rate) 14.03p
Direct Debit – Monthly 14.10p
Direct Debit – Quarterly 14.32p
Keypad Discount (2.5% discount off standard unit rate) 14.32p
Keypad Reward (when you top-up £50 or more online you will get free electricity) (£1 FREE) 14.04p
Standard Rate 14.69p
To become a Power NI customer, contact 03457 455455 or visit www.powerni.co.uk

SSE Airtricity

Tariff Price in pence per unit (inc VAT)
Standard Rate (24 Hour) 14.69p
Domestic off Peak 10.49p
Keypad 24Hr 14.32p

SSE Airtricity Introductory Offers

Available from 1st April 2017 to 31st July 2017

Tariff Price in pence per unit (inc VAT)
Direct Debit and E Bill – Yr 1 13.66p
Direct Debit and Post – Yr 1 13.95p
Non Direct Debit and E Bill 14.40p
Non Direct Debit and Post 14.54p
Keypad General 24H 14.25p
Keypad off peak 10.23p
Powershift (Peak) (4pm-7pm weekdays only) 22.77p
Powershift (Normal) (8am-4pm and 7pm-midnight weekdays, 8am-7pm weekends) 12.79p
Powershift (Low) (12 midnight-8am weekdays and 7pm-midnight on weekends) 8.54p
To become an SSE Airtricity customer, contact 0345 864 3546 or visit website www.sseairtricity.com

Budget Energy

Tariff Price in pence per unit (inc VAT)
Keypad Standard 24H 15.86p
Keypad – Simply Cheaper 12.75p
Keypad Powershift (Peak) (Mon-Fri 4pm-7pm) 25.451p
Keypad Powershift (Normal) (Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, 7pm-midnight, Sat & Sunday 8am-7pm) 14.312p
Keypad Powershift (Low) (Mon-Fri midnight-8am, Sat+Sunday 7pm-8am) 9.529p
Bill Pay Direct Debit 16.191p
Bill Pay Non Direct Debit 16.191p
Bill Pay E-Saver discount 14.84p
Bill Pay Simply Green 12.00p
To become a Budget Energy customer Freephone 0800 0121177 or visit www.budgetenergy.co.uk

Electric Ireland

Tariff Price in pence per unit (inc VAT)
24 Hour Standard 13.99p
Keypad 24 Hour Standard 13.99p
To become an Electric Ireland customer contact 0345 600 5335 or email customerservice@electricireland.com

Click Energy

Tariff Price per unit including VAT
Bill pay 24hr 13.38p
Bill Pay Day and Night Hours  
DAY (8am-1am and 9am-2am, winter) 15.31p
NIGHT (1am-8am and 2am-9am, summer) 7.46p
Keypad 24hrs a day 13.38p
Keypad Powershift (Peak) (4pm-7pm on weekdays only) 24.11p
Keypad Powershift (Normal) (8am-4pm and 7pm to midnight on weekdays and 8am-7pm on weekends) 13.68p
Keypad Powershift (Low) (midnight to 8am every day and 7pm to midnight on weekends) 8.98p
To become a Click Energy customer contact 0800 1070732 or email chat@clickenergyni.com

Economy 7 Tariffs

The current tariffs are set out below, in pence per unit including VAT. However tenants should be aware that the terms and conditions that apply to each of these offers will vary between companies. It is up to tenants to familiarise themselves with these terms and conditions before choosing a tariff (see web links below).

Power NI EC7

Tariff
Night Rate
pence per unit
Day Rate
pence per unit
Standing Charge
pence per day
Standard 7.27p 14.89p 7.75p
To become a Power NI customer contact 03457 455455 or visit www.powerni.co.uk

SSE Airtricity EC7

Tariff
Night Rate
pence per unit
Day Rate
pence per unit
Standing Charge
pence per day (inc. VAT)
Standard 7.27p 14.89p 7.75p
Keypad 7.09p 14.52p 7.75p

SSE Airtricity EC7 Introductory Offer

Available from 1 April 2017 to 31 July 2017

Tariff
Night Rate
pence per unit
Day rate
pence per unit
Standing Charge
pence per day (inc. VAT)
Economy 7 Keypad 7.05p 14.44p 7.75p
To become an SSE Airtricity customer contact 0345 864 3546 or visit website www.sseairtricity.com

Click Energy EC7

Tariff Night Rate pence per unit Day Rate pence per unit Standing Charge pence per day
Keypad 7.46p 15.31p 7.66p
Bill Pay 7.46p 15.31p 7.66p
Click Energy contact 0800 1070732

Budget Energy EC7

Tariff
Night Rate
pence per unit
Day Rate
pence per unit
Standing Charge
pence per day
Keypad 8.312p 17.035p 12.414p
Winter Saver 7.500p 15.700p 7.800p
Bill Pay 7.674p 18.157p 12.597p
Bill Pay Winter Saver 7.500p 15.600p 6.667p
To become a Budget Energy customer Freephone 0800 0121177 or visit www.budgetenergy.co.uk

Electric Ireland EC7

Tariff
Night Rate
pence per unit
Day Rate
pence per unit
Standing Charge
pence per day
Day/Night Standard 6.95p 14.25p 7.04p
Keypad Pay-As-You-Go 6.95 14.25p 7.04p
To become an Electric Ireland customer contact 0345 600 5335 or email customerservice@electricireland.com