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  • 5 star Greenpeace electricity retailer

  • Ongoing discounts*

    7% Pay on Time discount
    3% Direct Debit Discount
  • No lock in contracts or exit fees
  • Diamond Pure Plus - competitive green offers
  • Competitive base rates


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Simple, solar friendly offers helping you maximise your solar
  • Highest ranked for solar support and offers*

    Distributed Gen (Solar) category, electricity retailers in Vic, NSW, Qld & SA, ‘2015 Green Electricity Guide’ – Institute for Sustainable Futures, November 2015.
  • Solar friendly feed-in-rate*

    QLD
    12c/kWh Standard feed in rate
    56c/kWh Solar Bonus Scheme
  • No lock in contracts or exit fees

  • Ongoing solar friendly discounts*

    7% Pay on Time discount
    3% Direct Debit Discount
  • Same competitive rates
Pay on Time with Direct Debit to save even more!

2% above the reference price

  • Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit

  • This offer is based on a customer who consumes 4600kWh a year on a flat rate tariff in the Essential network.
    When you always pay on time with direct debit, the lowest annual price is $1805.
    Your bill will differ based on your actual usage.

  • Single Rate +

    Controlled Load 1


    1% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2168


    Single Rate +

    Controlled Load 2


    4% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2221


    Single Rate +

    Controlled Load 1 and 2


    5% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2234

    Offers are based on a customer who consumes 4600kWh a year on a flat rate tariff, and 2000kWh a year on eligible controlled loads in the Essential network.
    The lowest annual price is when you always pay on time with direct debit.
    Your bill will differ based on your actual usage.


Pay on Time with Direct Debit to save even more!

4% above the reference price

  • Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit

  • This offer is based on a customer who consumes 4600kWh a year on a time of use tariff in the Essential network.
    When you always pay on time with direct debit, the lowest annual price is $1840.
    Your bill will differ based on your actual usage.

  • Time of Use +

    Controlled Load 1


    3% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2203


    Time of Use +

    Controlled Load 2


    6% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2257


    Time of Use +

    Controlled Load 1 and 2


    6% above the reference price


    Further discounts to reference price apply:

    7% if you always Pay on Time, plus

    3% when you pay by Direct Debit


    Lowest annual price is $2269

    Offers are based on a customer who consumes 4600kWh a year on a time of use tariff, and 2000kWh a year on eligible controlled loads in the Essential network.
    The lowest annual price is when you always pay on time with direct debit.
    Your bill will differ based on your actual usage.


Controlled load 1 is generally available between 5-9 hours overnight on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load 2 is generally available between 10-18 hours on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load – refers to separately metered electric hot water or heating.
Daily Supply Charge149.50 cents/day
All Day 1 Rate - 1st 100 kWh/month25.97 cents/kWh
All Day 2 Rate - next 240 kWh/month27.96 cents/kWh
All Day 3 Rate - balance kWh/month30.89 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 1 Daily Supply Charge14.90 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 115.60 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 2 Daily Supply Charge14.90 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 218.30 cents/kWh

Controlled load 1 is generally available between 5-9 hours overnight on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load 2 is generally available between 10-18 hours on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
*Controlled load – refers to separately metered electric hot water or heating.
Daily Supply Charge164.45 cents/day
All Day 1 Rate - 1st 100 kWh/month28.57 cents/kWh
All Day 2 Rate - next 240 kWh/month30.76 cents/kWh
All Day 3 Rate - balance kWh/month33.98 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 1 Daily Supply Charge16.39 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 117.16 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 2 Daily Supply Charge16.39 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 220.13 cents/kWh

Peak 0700-0900 & 1700-2000 M-F. Shoulder 0900-1700 & 2000-2200 M-F. Off-Peak all other times.
Controlled load 1 is generally available between 5-9 hours overnight on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load 2 is generally available between 10-18 hours on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load – refers to separately metered electric hot water or heating.
Daily Supply Charge149.90 cents/day
Peak 1 Rate - 1st 340 kWh/month32.24 cents/kWh
Peak 2 Rate - balance kWh/month34.95 cents/kWh
Shoulder Rate31.72 cents/kWh
Off-Peak Rate19.39 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 1 Daily Supply Charge14.90 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 115.60 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 2 Daily Supply Charge14.90 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 218.30 cents/kWh

Peak 0700-0900 & 1700-2000 M-F. Shoulder 0900-1700 & 2000-2200 M-F. Off-Peak all other times.
Controlled load 1 is generally available between 5-9 hours overnight on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load 2 is generally available between 10-18 hours on weekdays, extra hours on weekends.
Controlled load – refers to separately metered electric hot water or heating.
Daily Supply Charge164.89 cents/day
Peak 1 Rate - 1st 340 kWh/month35.46 cents/kWh
Peak 2 Rate - balance kWh/month38.45 cents/kWh
Shoulder Rate34.89 cents/kWh
Off-Peak Rate21.33 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 1 Daily Supply Charge16.39 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 117.16 cents/kWh
Controlled Load 2 Daily Supply Charge16.39 cents/day
Controlled Load Rate 220.13 cents/kWh

Ongoing discounts with base rates
We do not provide short inducement discounts with short term benefit periods. Our discounts are available for as long as you stay with us and are available with our lower base rates.
Discounts off energy and usage charges.
This is great for solar customers.
Solar customers still receive discounts if bill in credit.
Credits for our Pay on Time discount
Currently appears on the next bill.So if you pay your current bill on time, your next bill will include the credit. Our billing system is being upgraded soon to provide other options.




Additional rate structures not included in tables can be found in Energy Price Fact Sheets.

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