E.ON launches the cheapest tariff currently available from any larger supplier

E.ON has today launched E.ON Go Online 1 Year v6 – a new one year fixed price tariff which protects people who sign up to it from price changes for 12 months2 and is exclusively available online.

E.ON Go Online 1 Year v6:

  • Is the cheapest available tariff offered by a larger supplier1;

  • Is priced at £908 a year based on national average dual fuel consumption1;

  • Offers savings of around £220 a year when compared to an average of all available dual fuel standard variable tariffs offered by the larger suppliers at national average consumption;

  • Is available to dual fuel and electricity customers who sign up online and pay by fixed monthly Direct Debit;

  • Is available to new and existing E.ON customers.

As well as competitive tariffs, E.ON also offers a range of solutions to help people lower their energy use and bills, including:

  • Smart meters which help ensure customers can monitor their energy use and spend. E.ON customers can visit eonenergy.com/smart for information about smart meters and to see if they’re able to get one installed. If eligible today, they can also book an appointment online.

  • Cavity wall and loft insulation which can prevent a third of a home’s heat being lost through uninsulated walls and up to a quarter through the roof3. For a limited time, E.ON is offering free cavity wall and loft insulation to all households, regardless of their energy supplier, which could save a typical family £285 a year4.

  • Replacement boilers which can help people get more heat for their money or cut up to £210 off an annual energy bill a year, depending on the house type and boiler5. E.ON offers interest free finance so people can now spread the cost of a replacement boiler over up to four years6. E.ON Energy Installation Services Limited acts as the credit broker and not the lender7.

  • < > which can help people control their home temperature whether they’re at home or away through their mobile phone. E.ON sells tadoo for £249 (including installation worth £50), or £199 and fully-installed to anyone who purchases a replacement boiler through E.ON, regardless of whether E.ON is their energy supplier. People can also choose ‘E.ON Fixed 2 Year tadoo’ – a two year dual fuel fixed tariff with a tadoo Smart Thermostat included, fully installed.

    E.ON Solar and Storage which converts sunlight into electricity through rooftop solar PV panels, which can either be used to power a customer’s home immediately or can be stored in an at-home battery to use even after the sun has set. Solar and Storage is available for people who own their home and most importantly their roof, and people can choose an interest free payment plan to help spread the cost of installation over 12 monthly payments8. Homeowners can visit eonsolar.co.uk to enter details about their home, using E.ON’s calculator to work out how much E.ON Solar and Storage could cost and what they could save and earn from it.

  • E.ON See An online tool E.ON See that allows customers to easily see how much energy they’re using, how this compares to their previous use, and where they can make changes to help them use less energy and lower their energy bills as a result.

  • Air source heat pumps which use electricity to extract heat from the outside air (even when temperatures are as low as -15°C) to heat both the home and the hot water tank. E.ON is installing air source heat pumps for customers in Norfolk, Suffolk and Lincolnshire who currently use oil or liquid petroleum gas (LPG) and hopes to offer it more widely in early 2018.

In order to enable people to choose the right tariff for them, E.ON offers a range of options including:

  • 1 and 2 year fixed price tariffs which offer customers protection from price changes for the duration of their tariff;

  • ‘Cap and Track’ which monitors the average of all energy tariffs on the market and provides peace of mind to customers that their prices are capped at the level they sign up to;

  • ‘E.ON Clean Energy’ matches 100% of a customer’s electricity with Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin (REGOs) and certified emission reduction certificates (CERs) for gas,

  • ‘E.ON Fixed 2 Year tadoo’ - a dual fuel fixed tariff which protects customers from price changes for two years1 and comes with a tadoo Smart Thermostat fully installed

  • ‘E.ON Fixed 1 Year Electric Vehicle’ – a tariff designed for electric and hybrid car owners which offers a lower night rate.

     

For further details about E.ON Go Online 1 Year v6 and E.ON’s other products and services visit eonenergy.com/products-and-services.

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Notes to editors

  • Offers customers the option of managing their account online or receiving paper bills.

1 Compared with other larger suppliers (British Gas, EDF, Npower, Scottish Power and SSE) and based on average consumption across all regions at 12,000 kWh for gas and 3,100 kWh for unrestricted electricity, when taking paperless bills;

2 Subject to VAT and regulatory changes;

3 Source: energysavingtrust.org.uk/home-insulation/cavity-wall and energysavingtrust.org.uk/home-insulation/roof-and-loft

4 About the offer: Offer subject to applicants agreeing to eligibility check – this information is needed to help manage the scheme and applicants’ data and will not affect whether they are eligible for the measures described in the offer. The scheme is administered by E.ON Energy Installation Services Limited which reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time. E.ON will provide notice to customers on eoninstall.com if offer is withdrawn or amended. If applicants have a survey booked in during the offer window the offer will be honoured. This offer is available in mainland Great Britain and excludes housing association or council tenants, flats and maisonettes. All applications are subject to a home survey by the appointed installer (or company acting on their behalf). Full Terms and Conditions will be set out in the contract with the appointed installer. Cavity wall Insulation: Cavity wall insulation will only be installed on properties with unfilled cavity walls. No costs will be incurred unless stipulated at or during home survey/risk assessment of property. E.ON shall supply a quotation detailing additional costs prior to acceptance and instruction by the contractor prior to commencement of works. Loft insulation: Loft insulation will only be installed in conjunction with a cavity wall being filled and only where there is either less than or equal to 100mm pre-existing insulation (full loft). Lofts will be insulated to a total thickness of 270mm. Loft insulation will not be undertaken unless there is sufficient ventilation to allow air movement both before and after the work. £285 saving source: energysavingtrust.org.uk/home-insulation/cavity-wall and energysavingtrust.org.uk/home-insulation/roof-and-loft. Figures based on semi-detached gas heated home and are based on fuel prices as of April 2017.

  1. £210 saving source: Energy Saving Trust. Estimated figures are based on installing a new A-rated condensing boiler with a programmer, room thermostat and thermostatic radiator controls (TRVs), in a gas-heated semi-detached home replacing a G-rated boiler with a programmer and room thermostat. Figures are based on fuel prices as of April 2017 and vary depending on how old and inefficient the existing boiler is and the fuel the boiler uses.

  2. Credit is subject to application and status and applicants must be a UK resident aged 18 or over to apply. Terms and conditions apply. E.ON Energy Installation Services Limited acts as the credit broker and not the lender. Barclays Partner Finance acts as the lender. Find out more about E.ON’s our finance options at eoninstall.com/waystopay/

  3. E.ON Energy Installation Services Limited is regulated and authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority in relation to its credit broking services under firm number 750410 on the financial services register. It acts as a credit broker and not a lender meaning it can introduce people to its chosen finance lender, Barclays Partner Finance who act as the lender. Barclays Partner Finance is a trading name of Clydesdale Financial Services Limited a wholly owned subsidiary of Barclays Bank PLC. Clydesdale Financial Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 311753) Registered in England. Registered No 2901725. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London. E14 5HP.

  4. E.ON Solar and Storage is currently available in the following areas: Midlands, Herefordshire, Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire, Sussex, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Surrey, parts of Somerset, Buckinghamshire, South Yorkshire, Lancashire, Northumberland, Durham, Hertford, Hampshire, Kent and Cambridge, Cornwall, parts of Devon, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cheshire and Shropshire. E.ON aims to offer E.ON Solar and Storage more widely later this year.

  5. Payment plan is subject to application and credit status and you must be a UK resident aged 18 or over to apply. Offer only available to new Solar and Storage customers. Terms and conditions apply.

For more information contact:

Victoria Blake, 02476 181304 or victoria.blake@eonenergy.com

Jag Bickham, 02476 181308 or jag.bickham@eon-uk.com