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Estimated Annual Bill

The Estimated Annual Bill is a simple and easy to understand indicator for consumers. It is an estimate of the average household’s cost for electricity and gas for a year and includes all energy-related charges. It does not include non-energy related items such as loyalty points.

 

What is the Estimated Annual Bill On?

The Estimated Annual Bill is based on expected average consumption for one year. These figures are approved and published by the Commission for the Regulation of Utilities (CRU). The CRU’s mission is to protect the public interest in Water, Energy and Energy Safety. Their work impacts every Irish home and business, by ensuring safe, secure and sustainable energy and water supplies at a reasonable cost. Please note that your personal usage may vary;

  • Electricity 4,200kWh

  • Gas 11,000kWh

What does the Estimated Annual Bill include?

The Estimated Annual Bill uses the consumption figures shown and applies this to the relevant energy unit rate. The Estimated Annual Bill will also include:

  • PSO Levy (for Electricity)

  • Carbon Tax (for Gas)

  • Standing Charges (both Electricity & Gas)

  • Pay as you Go Charge (Pay as you go meters only)

  • 13.5% VAT

For electricity, the Estimated Annual Bill amount also takes into account the following information;

  • Is your meter Urban or Rural?

  • Is you meter 24 hour or Day/Night?

  • Do you have Night Storage Heating?


Terms & Conditions

Estimated Annual Bill Examples:

1

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EAB Electricity = Unit Rate x 4,200kWh per annum & includes the following;

+ PSO per annum
+ Standing Charge per annum
+ Pay as you Go Charge (Pay as you go meters only)
+ 13.5% VAT 

2

.
EAB Gas = Unit Rate x 11,000kWh per annum & includes the following;

+ Carbon Tax per annum
+ Standing Charge per annum
+ Pay as you Go Charge (Pay as you go meters only)
+ 13.5% VAT 

3

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EAB Dual Fuel = EAB Electricity (point 1) + EAB Gas (point 2)