Here we have two Utility Warehouse tariff quotes from, as of 16th December 2016, the lastest dual fuel offers that they currently provide. This search was based on a Oxford OX2 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.
Of the 10 variable dual fuel tariffs that we compared, Utility Warehouse's 'Value' tariff was the 5th most expensive; however, still £152 cheaper than First Utility's 'First Variable Direct Debit eBill', which was the most expensive. Between this tariff and the cheapest, SSE's 'Standard' tariff, there is a difference of £51.52, which to say that Utility Warehouse scored rather averagely, isn't extremely different.
|Payment Type||Budget Plan (Monthly Direct Debit)|
|Gas Unit Rate||4.03p per kWh|
|Gas Standing Charge||21.575p per day|
|Electricity Unit Rate||13.89p per kWh|
|Electricity Standing Charge||22.439p per day||Tariff End Date||N/A|
|Discounts & Additional Charges||£13 dual fuel discount|
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, Utility Warehouse's Value tariff would cost this user as follows:
Double Gold Fixed 10
Out of the 10 fixed-rate dual fuel tariffs that we compared, Utility Warehouse's 'Double Gold Fixed 10' turned out to be the cheapest by quite a distance. By chosing this tariff instead of British Gas's 'HomeEnergy Fixed Mar 2019', which was the most expensive, you would be saving a huge £247.40 per year!
Due to Utility Warehouse's business model being more like a savings club, rather than a typical energy supplier, their aim is to have their customers use multiple services in order to recieve the benefits of their cheaper deals. As such, to be eligible for this tariff, customers need to take home phone, broadband and mobile services with Utility Warehouse too, costing a mininum of £34.35 a month.
|Tariff Name||Double Gold Fixed 10|
|Payment Type||Monthly Direct Debit|
|Gas Unit Rate||2.938p per kWh|
|Gas Standing Charge||21.567p per day|
|Electricity Unit Rate||12.984p per kWh|
|Electricity Standing Charge||22.439p per day||Tariff End Date||31st December 2017|
|Exit Fee||£25 per fuel (£50)|
|Discounts & Additional Charges||£13 duel fuel discount|
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; however, due to their free lightbulb replacement scheme, Utility Warehouse have revised this estimated electricity consumption to 2,635 kWh. Based on this figure, Utility Warehouse's Double Gold Fixed 10 tariff would cost this user as follows: