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Discover our smart electricity plans designed with your EV car charging needs in mind.

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Electricity Discount

24% Discount

on our standard electricity prices

Electric vehicle

charge your EV for less at night

Option available with this plan:

Microgen

Microgen

Get credit for surplus solar energy. Ts&Cs apply.

Energy contract duration is 12 months
Discount duration is 12 months

Discounts explained

Urban Day units (8am to 11pm)36.53 27.76 cent per kWh
Urban Peak units (5pm to 7pm) 50.94 38.71 cent per kWh
Urban Night units (11pm to 8am)27.54 20.93 cent per kWh
Urban EV units (2am to 5am)9.31 7.07 cent per kWh
Annual Standing Charge325.52
Electricity prices are effective from 29 February 2024 and gas prices are effective from 1 May 2024 and are subject to change. PSO levy at €0. For current and future prices of rural and other tariffs, see Our tariffs explained.
Discount duration 12 months
After 12 months you'll get a 5% discount each and every year you're with us if you pay by Direct Debit and choose Paperless Billing.
Energy contract duration 12 months
If you leave before the end of the 12 month fixed term contract you may be charged a €50 exit fee.
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Smart Electric Vehicle

If you have an electric vehicle you can avail of our Electric Vehicle (EV) Smart tariff. This plan splits your usage into four time bands:

  • Day (8am to 11pm and 7pm to 11pm)
  • Night (11pm to 8am - excluding the EV band)
  • Peak (Monday to Friday 5pm to 7pm)
  • EV (2am to 5am)
With Smart Electric Vehicle tariff you:
  • Will have a cheaper 3-hour EV timeslot at night throughout the week and weekend
  • Can choose to billed monthly or every 2 months
  • Will have your smart data collected every half hour

This plan is available as both standard and green. If you sign up for green energy, you will be using 100% renewable electricity. 

Smart Free TimeSmart Free Time

Below Terms and Conditions are valid for all Smart Dual Fuel and Smart electricity only offers

Please note that if you are an existing Bord Gáis Energy customer and move to a smart tariff, it’s not possible to revert back to a non-smart tariff/ old meter type due to industry rules for smart metering.

If you're an existing customer on Level Pay and sign up to a Green and/or Smart plan your level pay will stop. Any balance due will be taken with your next Direct Debit. Any credit will also be taken into account.

Standard Smart (SST) Tariff Terms and Conditions

Free Time Saturday or Free Time Sunday Tariff Terms and Conditions

EV (Electric Vehicle) Tariff Terms and Conditions


With 12 months Fixed Term contract:

For dual fuel offers - discounts are off our gas and smart electricity unit rates for 12 months. 5% discount thereafter. You must pay by direct debit and paperless billing to continue to receive these discounts. 

For electricity only offers - discounts are off our smart electricity unit rates for 12 months. 5% discount thereafter. You must pay by direct debit and paperless billing to continue to receive these discounts.

With 24 months Fixed Term contract (applicable for dual fuel only) discounts are off our gas and electricity unit rates for first 12 months. For the next 12 months of the contract, the discounts are 9% off Gas and 5% off Electricity. 5% discount thereafter. You must pay by direct debit and paperless billing to continue to receive these discounts.

An early exit fee of €50 will apply if you leave before the end of your Fixed Term Contract.

Prices are effective from 29 February 2024 for electricity and gas and are subject to change.

If you’re signing up for an offer with Hive Starter Pack, please check these additional terms and conditions.

If you’re signing up for an offer with free Hive, Boiler Service & Free Amazon Echo Dot, please check these additional terms and conditions

If you’re signing up for an offer with free Hive & Free Amazon Echo Dot, please check these additional terms and conditions . Please note the Amazon Echo Dot is only available if a Hive Active Heating Device is being installed, if you already have a Hive Active Heating you are not eligible to receive the Dot.

If you’re signing up for a green energy offer, your 100% electricity and 10% gas will be supplied from renewable sources. For more information visit our Green page

All EV (electric vehicle) offers are not limited to customers who drive an electric vehicle. Please visit our Electric Vehicle page.

Terms and Conditions of supply.


** Estimated Annual Bill 

The Estimated Annual Bill is calculated based on an average annual consumption of 4200 kWh in electricity (as defined by the CRU) and Bord Gáis Energy’s Standard Smart Tariff (Urban) less any percentage discounts. Your actual rates may differ depending on your meter type. Consumption is split as follows (as defined by the CRU):- Day – 52% Night – 39%, Peak – 9%. Free offers such as boiler services (where applicable) are NOT included. The EAB is only shown on our Standard Smart Tariff. 

Please refer to Our Tariffs & Prices page for information on EAB and current rates.


Microgen export option available

Microgen export option is available on plans for qualifying customers who have solar panels installed and have been certified by ESB Networks. Subject to approval. Microgen Export Plan terms and conditions apply.