Energy Locals arrive in South Australia

Energy Locals arrive in South Australia

Electricity retailer Energy Locals have been making waves in NSW, ACT and Queensland with their promise of cheap, fair and clean energy. Now it’s South Australia’s turn and Energy Locals are not holding back. On their first day in the market, Energy Locals offered the cheapest plan for households that use 20kWh of electricity a day. We’ll break down what Energy Locals offer and outline the plans that are now available to residents of South Australia.

New Local at the top

SA Power Ranking 4 Oct 2018 20kWh day household Anytime rate

Source: WATTever Analytics. Annual Cost Ranking of all publicly-listed electricity plans in the SA Power Network for 20kWh/day households with no solar on 4.10.2018.

 

Here’s what to expect

Founder, Adrian Merrick said, “It’s clear that we can’t rely on policy or corporates to make energy an affordable household and business expense. We’ve proudly created an energy product that’s cheap and comes with the unique promise that customers won’t get screwed”.

The price is the price

Energy Locals don’t play the discount game. Instead, all customers get low ongoing rates that are simple to understand. Plus Energy Locals promise not to raise prices for profit with their ‘no gouge’ guarantee. All while providing a 100% local customer service team.

Cleaner power for all

Energy Locals placed third in 2018 Green Electricity Guide. They offer carbon-neutral power to customers at no extra cost and pay big feed-in tariffs. Now, part of Energy Locals electricity will be now be sourced from Cape Byron Power, a bio-generator that uses sugarcane and sawmill waste to generate power.

The plans

Energy Locals launched three plans for households in South Australia (4.10.2018). All costs quoted below include GST!

Simple Saver

This plan does exactly what it says on the tin.

  • Rates locked until July 2019
  • Online only
  • Usage at wholesale prices. 32.99c kWh anytime usage (first 11kWh) and 94.60c daily supply charge
  • 9c solar feed in tariff
  • 100% Carbon offset
  • Direct debit only
  • No exit fees or lock-ins
Member Promise 2019

Members pay a small fee each week of $4.50 to cover Energy Locals costs to run the service. In return, Members receive ‘wholesale’ electricity prices that will stay low. Plus there’s no conditional discounts and no fixed benefit period.

  • Rates capped until July 2019
  • $4.50/week membership included
  • Usage at wholesale prices. 32.99c kWh anytime usage and 67.10c daily supply charge
  • 9c solar feed in tariff
  • 100% Carbon offset
  • No exit fees or lock-ins
Solar Promise 2019

Just like the Member Promise 2019, with an added boost to the solar feed-in tariff.

  • Rates capped until July 2019
  • $4.50/week membership included
  • Usage at wholesale prices. 32.99c kWh anytime usage and 81.40c daily supply charge
  • 16c solar feed in tariff first 15kWh exported each day, then 9c
  • 100% Carbon offset
  • No exit fees or lock-ins
Want to know more about Energy Locals?

Energy Locals provide electricity to households and business in NSW, ACT, SE Queensland and from October 4, South Australia. You can find out more about Energy Locals here.

Disclaimer: Energy Locals are a WATTever referral partner. If you switch through WATTever to Energy Locals, we’ll earn a referral fee. You’ll be in good hands with Energy Locals, supporting cleaner, cheaper and fairer electricity!

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