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Best small business electricity rates by retailer in New South Wales (Sydney – Ausgrid network)

RetailerAnytime RateDiscount Duration *Green Rating **
Blue NRG24.98cOngoingNot rated
Alinta Energy25.00c12+ months2 stars
QEnergy25.14c12+ months2 stars
Energy Locals26.40cOngoing4 stars
ERM Business Energy27.02cOngoingNot rated
Simply Energy27.11c12+ months2 stars
Powershop27.62cOngoing5 stars
Energy Australia28.03c12+ months3 stars
Red Energy28.71cOngoing3 stars
CovaU28.88c12+ months1.5 stars
Diamond Energy29.16cOngoing5 stars
1st Energy29.53c12+ months1 stars
Origin Energy29.84c12+ months3.5 stars
Powerdirect30.10c12+ months3 stars
Commander30.26cOngoing2.5 stars
Next Business Energy30.98c12+ monthsNot rated
AGL31.68c12+ months3.5 stars
Lumo Energy32.54cOngoing3 stars
amaysim32.54cOngoing2 stars
Simply Energy33.07cOngoing2 stars
Alinta Energy34.24cOngoing2 stars
Energy Australia35.94cOngoing3 stars
Click Energy36.95cOngoing2 stars
Origin Energy37.30cOngoing3.5 stars
Momentum Energy37.83cOngoing3.5 stars
Pooled Energy38.46cOngoingNot rated
Powerdirect39.60cOngoing3 stars
AGL39.60cOngoing3.5 stars
CovaU39.71cOngoing1.5 stars
QEnergy42.47cOngoing2 stars
1st Energy42.47cOngoing1 stars
Next Business Energy42.90cOngoingNot rated
Best small business electricity rates by retailer in the Australian Capital Territory

RetailerAnytime RateDiscount Duration *Green Rating **
ActewAGL23.77c12+ months2.5 stars
Energy Australia24.25c12+ months3 stars
Energy Locals25.30cOngoing4 stars
Origin Energy26.30c12+ months3.5 stars
ActewAGL27.02cOngoing2.5 stars
Origin Energy29.23cOngoing3.5 stars
ERM Business Energy29.56cOngoingNot rated
Energy Australia30.59cOngoing3 stars
Next Business Energy30.98cOngoingNot rated
Best small business electricity rates by retailer in Queensland (Brisbane – Energex network)

RetailerAnytime RateDiscount Duration *Green Rating **
QEnergy21.27c12+ months2 stars
Alinta Energy24.64c12+ months2 stars
ERM Business Energy25.12cOngoingNot rated
Origin Energy25.83c12+ months3.5 stars
Red Energy26.24cOngoing3 stars
Energy Locals26.40cOngoing4 stars
AGL26.80c12+ months3.5 stars
Powerdirect26.80c12+ months3 stars
Powershop26.92cOngoing5 stars
Simply Energy27.47c12+ months2 stars
1st Energy27.49c12+ months1 stars
Energy Australia27.56c12+ months3 stars
Diamond Energy27.62cOngoing5 stars
Momentum Energy28.48cOngoing3.5 stars
Lumo Energy29.27cOngoing3 stars
amaysim30.10cOngoing2 stars
Origin Energy30.39cOngoing3.5 stars
Powerdirect30.80cOngoing3 stars
Alinta Energy30.80cOngoing2 stars
AGL30.80cOngoing3.5 stars
Energy Australia31.32cOngoing3 stars
Click Energy31.68cOngoing2 stars
Next Business Energy31.94c12+ monthsNot rated
1st Energy33.32cOngoing1 stars
Next Business Energy36.30cOngoingNot rated
QEnergy38.90cOngoing2 stars
Best small business electricity rates by retailer in South Australia

RetailerAnytime RateDiscount Duration *Green Rating **
Alinta Energy35.11c12+ months2 stars
Lumo Energy35.53cOngoing3 stars
Origin Energy37.26c12+ months3.5 stars
Simply Energy38.21c12+ months2 stars
Diamond Energy38.51cOngoing5 stars
Commander38.68cOngoing2.5 stars
AGL39.73c12+ months3.5 stars
Powerdirect39.73c12+ months3 stars
ERM Business Energy40.32cOngoingNot rated
Red Energy40.39cOngoing3 stars
Energy Australia41.67c12+ months3 stars
amaysim42.50cOngoing2 stars
Blue NRG44.00cOngoingNot rated
Origin Energy44.36cOngoing3.5 stars
Simply Energy44.96cOngoing2 stars
Momentum Energy45.19cOngoing3.5 stars
AGL47.30cOngoing3.5 stars
Powerdirect47.30cOngoing3 stars
Click Energy47.53cOngoing2 stars
Alinta Energy48.76cOngoing2 stars
QEnergy48.90cOngoing2 stars
Tango Energy49.50cOngoing2.5 stars
Energy Australia52.35cOngoing3 stars
Best small business electricity rates by retailer in Victoria (Melbourne – CitiPower network)

RetailerAnytime RateDiscount Duration *Green Rating **
QEnergy19.36c12+ months2 stars
Alinta Energy19.37c12+ months2 stars
Tango Energy19.40c12+ months2.5 stars
amaysim20.72cOngoing2 stars
Powerdirect21.14c12+ months3 stars
Blue NRG21.67cOngoingNot rated
Energy Australia22.25c12+ months3 stars
Commander22.26cOngoing2.5 stars
Momentum Energy22.29cOngoing3.5 stars
People Energy22.77cOngoing1.5 stars
Origin Energy22.94c12+ months3.5 stars
Diamond Energy22.98cOngoing5 stars
Sumo23.04c12+ months1.5 stars
ERM Business Energy23.19cOngoingNot rated
Powershop23.22cOngoing5 stars
CovaU23.60c12+ months1.5 stars
Click Energy24.09cOngoing2 stars
AGL24.55c12+ months3.5 stars
Lumo Energy24.75cOngoing3 stars
GloBird Energy25.24cOngoing1.5 stars
Simply Energy25.53c12+ months2 stars
Red Energy25.94cOngoing3 stars
1st Energy26.82c12+ months1 stars
Tango Energy27.06cOngoing2.5 stars
Next Business Energy28.07cOngoingNot rated
QEnergy29.20cOngoing2 stars
Alinta Energy29.80cOngoing2 stars
Origin Energy30.59cOngoing3.5 stars
CovaU30.80cOngoing1.5 stars
Powerdirect34.10cOngoing3 stars
AGL34.10cOngoing3.5 stars
Energy Australia34.76cOngoing3 stars
Sumo57.74cOngoing1.5 stars

^ Rates shown are for anytime (flat rate) tariff and include GST and all available discounts. Plans are updated weekly from retailer’s Energy Price Fact Sheets.
* Discount duration reflects whether plans are subject to a benefit period after which plan benefits (including discounts) may end.
** Green Rating courtesy of the Green Electricity Guide 2018 published by Greenpeace and The Total Environment Centre.