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SSE - Dual Fuel Quote



On this page, we have composed two quotes from the current dual fuel tariffs available from SSE (as of 15th December 2016). This search was made based on a Leicester LE2 postcode.

If you are unsure about any of the tariff information you can click any of the left-hand headings in the below columns to learn more.


Standard

Out of the 10 variable dual fuel tariffs that we compared, SSE's 'Standard' tariff turned out to be the cheapest, seeing a huge annual difference of £203.52 between itself and the most expensive tariff, First Utility's 'First Variable Direct Debit eBill'.

Tariff Name Standard
Type Variable
Payment Type Monthly Direct Debit
Gas Unit Rate 3.94p per kWh
Gas Standing Charge 14.80p per day
Electricity Unit Rate 13.47p per kWh
Electricity Standing Charge 14.80p per day
Tariff End Date N/A
Exit Fee N/A
Bill Format £12 discount for paperless bills.
Discounts & Additional Charges £80 discount (£40 per fuel) for Monthly Direct Debit.
VAT 5%

According to UK Power's statistic, the average UK medium household consumes 3,100 kWh of electricity and 12,500 kWh of gas per year. Based on this figure, SSE's Standard tariff would cost this user as follows:

Overall

Monthly: £84.79
Quarterly: £254.37
Annually: £1017.48

(Breakdown)

Gas

Monthly: £45.51
Quarterly: £136.54
Annually: £546.19

Electricity

Monthly: £39.27
Quarterly: £117.82
Annually: £471.29


SSE 3 Year Fixed Price v2

Of the 10 fixed-rate dual fuel tariffs that we compared, SSE's '3 Year Fixed Price v2' tariff turned out to be the 6th cheapest. Although mid-way in the price rankings, customers of this tariff would still be saving £104.26 per year by not chosing British Gas's 'HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019', which was the most expensive. It is, however, still £142.74 more expensive annually than Utility Warehouse's 'Double Gold Fixed 10' tariff, which is the most expensive.

Tariff Name SSE 3 Year Fixed Price v2
Type Fixed
Payment Type Monthly Direct Debit
Gas Unit Rate 3.81p per kWh
Gas Standing Charge 14.80p per day
Electricity Unit Rate 13.02p per kWh
Electricity Standing Charge 14.80p per day
Tariff End Date 3 years from start date
Exit Fee £25
Bill Format £12 discount for paperless bills.
Discounts & Additional Charges £80 discount (£40 per fuel) for Monthly Direct Debit.
VAT 5%

According to UK Power's statistic, the average UK medium household consumes 3,100 kWh of electricity and 12,500 kWh of gas per year. Based on this figure, SSE's 3 Year Price Fix tariff would cost this user as follows:

Overall

Monthly: £82.23
Quarterly: £246.68
Annually: £986.74

(Breakdown)

Gas

Monthly: £44.09
Quarterly: £132.28
Annually: £529.12

Electricity

Monthly: £38.13
Quarterly: £114.41
Annually: £457.62