The Best Energy Deals this week

The energy market shifts quickly and the cheapest tariffs are changing all the time. That’s why we’ve compiled the best deals this week for you to choose from. These deals are cheapest in their category, so you know you’re getting the best deal for the type of tariff you’re after.

Category Supplier Tariff Average Cost Saving vs Typical Standard Bill* Fixed or Variable Fix Period Cancellation Penalties Service Rating
Cheapest we can sell Lumo Energy App Only Fixed v17 £988 £233 Fixed 12 months £30 per fuel 3
Cheapest Green So Energy So Penguin – Green – Seasonal Payments £993 £228 Fixed 12 months £5 per fuel 4
Cheapest Fixed Lumo Energy App Only Fixed v17 £988 £233 Fixed 12 months £30 per fuel 3
Cheapest Long Fix Bristol Energy Limited Bristol Energy Fixed Jan21 Issue 21 Paperless Bill £1,058 £163 Fixed 25 months None 4
Cheapest Big Six npower Broker Exclusive Fix December 2019 £1,054 £167 Fixed 12 months £30 per fuel 4

*Savings calculated against an average bill of £1,221 (average of Big 6 energy suppliers’ monthly direct debit standard tariffs)
1. Source: energyhelpline, last updated 20/12/2018
2. All calculations are for an average usage dual fuel household paying by monthly direct direct on a single rate meter
3. Average usage as defined by Ofgem is 12,000 kWh pa of gas and 3,100 kWh pa of electricity
4. Includes publicly available tariffs that are available in at least 12 of the 14 regions of the UK. Excludes exclusive, collective and other tariffs that are not generally available. Only includes deals we can sell

We selected these deals for a single rate (no Economy 7 meter), dual fuel (electricity and gas) customer paying by monthly direct debit. Monthly direct debit is by far the cheapest payment method, so if you can switch to it, we would recommend doing so.

The cheapest tariff for you might also depend on the energy region you’re in and the amount of energy you use. However, these deals will be cheapest for the majority of customers. Run a full comparison for a more detailed breakdown.

Happy switching!