- Power to Switch, Ireland’s only dedicated ‘all of market’ energy comparison service;
- Since 2016 Power to Switch has been helping lower energy bills in Northern Ireland;
- Power to Switch is accredited by the Commission for Regulation of Utilities to provide clear, independent & accurate information.
Power to Switch (powertoswitch.ie) makes it easy to compare energy prices, save money on bills, find the best deal and make families’ hard-earned money go that bit further. Developed by Aodhan O’Donnell, who previously led the Consumer Council for Northern Ireland, it provides independent and impartial information, advice and support on energy issues.
Aodhan O’Donnell, founder of ‘Power to Switch’ and Aoife MacEvilly, Commissioner at the Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU)
Speaking at the launch of Power to Switch Aodhan O’Donnell commented:
‘Power to Switch is Irelands only dedicated ‘all of market’ energy comparison service. Our aim is to help Irish consumers save money but also become more informed and confident about their home energy choices. Whether people want to compare electricity and gas tariffs, compare the cost of heating their home with gas rather than oil, or how much a new oil boiler could save them‘Power to Switch can help.’
‘It can be difficult for people to compare energy prices, access information, understand their options and feel in control of their energy choices. ‘Power to Switch’ seeks to tackle this by helping people compare deals and much more. There are energy guides covering a variety of energy issues from billing to support for vulnerable consumers as well as advice on energy efficiency and energy grants.
With energy prices continuing to increase it is important people take control of their home energy costs. There is no big mystery – the energy market is open to competition, there are a range of suppliers and tariffs to choose from – the aim of ‘Power to Switch’ is to make it easy to find the best deal.
Power to Switch is free, independent and impartial which means that people can rely on us to give them honest advice about the best deals. We are accredited by the Commission for Regulation of Utilities as a service consumers can trust to provide clear, independent and accurate information. It’s an exciting time for ‘Power to Switch’ with more developments to come soon so keep in touch through our website (www.powertoswitch.ie) or follow us on facebook and twitter at @powertoswitchni.