NI electricity prices are rising – All you knead to know

Last week two of the largest electricity suppliers in Northern Ireland, Electric Ireland and SSE Airtricity, announced they are raising electricity prices for domestic customers by 8% and 6.9% respectively from 01 October 2019. These increases come days after the announcement from Northern Ireland’s largest supplier, Power NI, that they were also implementing an increase of 6.1% for domestic customers. The price increases across the 3 businesses will impact 88.9% of domestic connections. In this blog, we investigate the contributing factors for the NI price increases.

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