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QEnergy began only providing electricity to small and medium businesses, but since then have expanded their offerings to cover residents of QLD, NSW, VIC, and SA as well. While QEnergy does have GreenPower accredited plans, they are mostly designed to help businesses reduce greenhouse emissions and support renewables.

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Name Product Electricity availability Gas availability Features Customer service rating More details Details
QEnergy
QEnergy
NSW, VIC, QLD, SA
  • GreenPower
  • Solar
  • Monthly billing

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  • GreenPower
  • Solar
  • Monthly billing
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Where is QEnergy Available?

QEnergy began only providing electricity to small and medium businesses, but since then have expanded their offerings to cover residents of QLD, NSW, VIC, and SA as well. While QEnergy does have GreenPower accredited plans, they are mostly designed to help businesses reduce greenhouse emissions and support renewables.

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Compare prices for Qenergy(April 2021)

Get an idea of how much Qenergy costs, starting with electricity and apply securely online.

Disclaimer: The following price estimates are a general guide only. Prices are based on a residential customer in NSW who consumes 3,900 kWh a year on a single rate tariff in the Ausgrid network. Prices last checked on December 2019 and are subject to change. Always check the provider's site before applying - Your actual bill may vary, depending on your usage.

Based on the AER annual model usage in the Ausgrid network, the AER reference price is $1,462 / year.

Energy prices change regularly in VIC, NSW, QLD, SA, ACT and TAS. Our pricing and estimates below may not always take these possible changes into account, so please confirm plan details and pricing with the provider before making a decision.

Name Product Rates Reference Price Estimated Quarterly Price Reference Price Desc Mobile More details
Home Your Way SR
Customer service rating
QEnergy
Customer service rating
Daily supply charge:
$1.04/day

General usage rates:
$0.28/kWh

Equal to

the reference price

$365

Includes GST
With Home Your Way SR, for a residential customer who consumes 3900 kwh a year on a flat rate tariff in the Ausgrid network, the lowest annual cost is $1,460 which is Equal to the reference price (including any discounts). Your actual bill will differ, based on your actual usage and tariff type.
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Note: For residents outside of South East Queensland, residents don't get to choose their provider as energy is regulated by the Queensland Competition Authority.

Disclaimer: The following price estimates are a general guide only. Prices are based on a residential customer in Queensland who consumes 4,600 kWh a year on a single rate tariff in the Energex network. Prices last checked on December 2019 and are subject to change. Always check the provider's site before applying - Your actual bill may vary, depending on your usage.

Based on the AER annual model usage in the Energex network, the AER reference price is $1,508 / year.

Energy prices change regularly in VIC, NSW, QLD, SA, ACT and TAS. Our pricing and estimates below may not always take these possible changes into account, so please confirm plan details and pricing with the provider before making a decision.

Name Product Rates Reference Price Estimated Quarterly Price Reference Price Desc Mobile More details
Home Your Way SR
Customer service rating
QEnergy
Customer service rating
Daily supply charge:
$1.14/day

General usage rates:
$0.24/kWh

Equal to

the reference price

$377

Includes GST
With Home Your Way SR, for a residential customer who consumes 4600 kwh a year on a flat rate tariff in the Energex network, the lowest annual cost is $1,508 which is Equal to the reference price (including any discounts). Your actual bill will differ, based on your actual usage and tariff type.
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Disclaimer: The following price estimates are a general guide only. Prices are based on a residential customer in South Australia who consumes 4,000 kWh a year on a single rate tariff in the SA Power Network. Prices last checked on December 2019 and are subject to change. Always check the provider's site before applying - Your actual bill may vary, depending on your usage.

Based on the AER annual model usage in the SA Power Networks network, the AER reference price is $1,832 / year.

Energy prices change regularly in VIC, NSW, QLD, SA, ACT and TAS. Our pricing and estimates below may not always take these possible changes into account, so please confirm plan details and pricing with the provider before making a decision.

Name Product Rates Reference Price Estimated Quarterly Price Reference Price Desc Mobile More details
Home Your Way SR
Customer service rating
QEnergy
Customer service rating
Daily supply charge:
$1.06/day

General usage rates:
$0.36/kWh

Equal to

the reference price

$458

Includes GST
With Home Your Way SR, for a residential customer who consumes 4000 kwh a year on a flat rate tariff in the SA Power Networks network, the lowest annual cost is $1,832 which is Equal to the reference price (including any discounts). Your actual bill will differ, based on your actual usage and tariff type.
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A quick review of EnergyAustralia

Pros

  • Electricity for residents of QLD, NSW, VIC, and SA.
  • QGreen GreenPower program for businesses to reduce greenhouse emissions and support renewable energy.

Cons

  • They only provide electricity, and their GreenPower options are mostly for businesses..

What plans are offered by QEnergy?

Electric

Electricity

This is the same plan as the Home Saver Lite, but does not require online sign up. Variable rate power on a two-year plan with direct debit payment.

This is the same plan as the Home Saver Lite, but does not require online sign up. Variable rate power on a two-year plan with direct debit payment.

The Home Your Way plan is a standing offer that's exactly equal to the reference price in your state, with no special discounts or features.

Solar panel

Does Qenergy offer solar?

QEnergy does not install solar panels, but it will pay you a feed-in tariff for any excess energy you feed back into the power grid with an existing solar system.

Green energy

How green is QEnergy?

QEnergy scored a 3.5/10 on the Green Electricity Guide, putting it in the bottom third of Australian retailers. They have little in the way of carbon offsets or progressive fossil fuel policies, and their solar tariffs are fairly minimal.

However, they do have GreenPower options ranging between 10 and 100% on their power plans. Businesses can access QGreen, which lets businesses put the GreenPower logo on their documentation when they purchase 10% or more GreenPower.

Tag discount

Does QEnergy offer any special incentives to sign up?

  • SmoothPay. If you want, you can sign up for QEnergy's SmoothPay to increase the predictability of your bills. This splits your energy payments into 12 equal monthly installments across the year, calculated on your normal energy usage. You'll be charged for excess use and your payments will be reduced if you use less than estimated.

Mobile phone

Can I manage my plan from my phone?

No, there's no way to manage your plan from your phone.

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Important notes: The estimated price we show by default is based on a single rate tariff. On your bill this might be known as a 'peak tariff', 'peak only' or an 'anytime tariff'. There are other tariff types available to customers and you may need to contact your provider if you are on these tariffs:

  • Single rate with a controlled load
  • Time of use
  • Time of use with a controlled load

The price estimate should not be used as an official quote, but an indication of what your costs may be on the plan. It varies based on whether you provide us with your bill details. You can learn more here.

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    JenniferFebruary 20, 2018

    Can I change my meter to a solar buy back meter

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      RobynFebruary 25, 2018Staff

      Hello Jennifer,

      Thank you for your inquiry.

      If you wish to change your meter to a solar buyback meter you may refer to our guide on how solar feed-in tariffs works as well as our beginners guide to solar. This page will serve as a guide for the things you may need to consider. No one can guarantee that having solar panels installed will insulate your business from the expense, but it is important to know that there are other ways of doing things. It’s worth talking to a specialist energy consultant about your situation, seeing what you might stand to gain from making the switch.

      Hope this helps. Should you have further questions or clarifications, please do not hesitate to contact us again.

      Best Regards,
      Robyn

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