Australia’s best energy plans in 2021

Australia’s best energy plans in 2021

With Aussies spending more time at home than ever before thanks to pandemic restrictions, you might’ve seen a recent spike in your energy bills. This means finding a competitive energy deal is all the more crucial.

And what better way to start your search for a more affordable energy plan than with a Mozo Experts Choice Award-winner^. Each year our Mozo Expert judging panel comes together to find the best of the best residential and small business energy plans worthy of a Mozo Experts Choice Energy Award.

Finally, after scouring through a whopping 842 products from 47 energy retailers with a fine-toothed comb, our Mozo Experts have picked this year’s winners.

“The key to getting a better deal is knowing where to look. The Mozo Experts Choice Energy Awards are there to help Australian consumers cut through the mist,” Mozo Expert Judge Peter Marshall said.

“Whether you’re after a competitive gas plan or an electricity option that takes solar panels and other green initiatives into account, our awards aim to shine a light on the energy products and retailers who offer the best value plans in each state.”

Residential Electricity Retailer of the Year:

For the second year in a row, ReAmped Energy has been crowned Residential Electricity Retailer of the Year in the Mozo Experts Choice Energy Awards^, taking out a win in every state they operate in. 

According to our Mozo Experts analysis, ReAmped ranked as one of the cheapest energy options for residential customers. 

“With less of a focus on discounts and offers, ReAmped Energy instead keeps things clean-cut, offering Aussies some of the lowest energy prices around,” Marshall said.

Residential Electricity Retailer of the Year

Best Residential Energy:

To pick winners for the Best Residential Energy award categories, our Mozo Expert judges compared energy plans sold directly by Australian retailers at a range of different usage levels and in every distributor area to find those offering the cheapest plans around.

Electricity:

When it comes to saving money on bills, you’ll want to scour the fees and charges on your electricity plan. And with so many competitive options around, there’s little room for excuses when it comes to landing a better deal.

This year, the providers that came out on top in the Mozo Experts Choice Awards for offering the best residential electricity plans were none other than Elysian Energy, ReAmped Energy and Nectr.

Award winning electricity plans

Gas:

While gas is a common form of energy used throughout Australian households, many Aussies aren’t aware of where to find the most competitive gas plans. A great place to start is with a 2021 Mozo Experts Choice Award-winning gas plan. 

The providers which took out a win for best Gas Plan this year were Alinta Energy, Momentum Energy, Tango Energy, Globird Energy, Simply Energy and Origin Energy.

Award winning gas plans

Best Small Business Energy:

After analysing energy plans sold directly by each retailer in the market in every distributor area, our panel of Expert Judges have nailed down the cheapest energy plans available for small businesses. 

Electricity:

While no two businesses are the same, Alinta Energy, GEE Energy or any of the other award-winning providers in the Small Business Energy Plan category would be well worth considering for your small business.

Award winning small business electricity plans

Gas:

If you’re after a super competitive Small Business Gas Plan, this year, Simply Energy, Alinta Energy and EnergyAustralia got the Mozo tick of approval.

Award winning small business gas plans

Best Green & Solar-friendly Energy:

Looking to find an affordable energy plan that puts the environment at the heart of everything? Then go take a look at this year’s award-winning green and solar-friendly electricity plans.

To score a win in the Green Electricity categories, providers had to be identified as offering the best value plans for those wanting to support carbon-neutral power generation.

For the Solar-Friendly Electricity awards, plans had to provide more affordable energy for houses and businesses with solar panels already installed, considering feed-in tariffs and the cost of drawing power from the grid.

Be sure to check out the full list of winners from the 2021 Mozo Experts Choice Energy Awards^ to find the best energy plans where you live. Or, you can read our Mozo Experts Choice Energy Awards methodology report for all the nitty-gritty details about the full assessment criteria.

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