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Octopus Energy in Barking and Dagenham in 2020

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The Octopus Energy supply for Londoners

Last update: March 2021

Despite being a relatively new energy supplier on the market, Octopus Energy have established a customer base of over 1 million households across the UK. They are growing an average of 30,000 new customers each month. What makes them so attractive? They offer 100% renewable energy at very affordable rates, sparking excellent customer reviews.

On this page, you will find all the answers to questions like: * Does Octopus Energy have the right energy plans for you? * How can you switch to an Octopus Energy tariff? * Is energy in Barking and Dagenham more expensive than in other parts of the country? * How can you get in contact with Octopus Energy?

How much do you know about Barking and Dagenham?

Whether you are a new resident of Barking and Dagenham, or have lived in the area for some time, you should probably know a bit about how gas and electricity is supplied to your home. First, let's outline some key facts about Barking and Dagenham: * Barking and Dagenham is home to 93767 inhabitants. * 35585 households that make up Barking and Dagenham. * Barking and Dagenham is situated in the historic city of London.

However, no matter how many facts and figures you know about Barking and Dagenham, always remember that everyone's energy requirements are completely different, depending on the size of your house, the number of inhabitants, and your average energy usage, among other factors.

On this page, you'll find out if Octopus Energy are the right supplier for you in Barking and Dagenham. If you decide that you want to switch to an Octopus Energy contract in your home in Barking and Dagenham, then give Octopus Energy a ring on 0330 808 1080 if you would like to switch. Further contact details are provided below. To chat through your alternative energy options, then ring us up and have a chat with one of energy experts. Call us today on 0330 054 0018 and they can guide you.

How to set-up your Octopus Energy contract in Barking and Dagenham, London?

If you've just moved to Barking and Dagenham, there are some steps you must follow to start powering up your new home! Switching suppliers in a new home is slightly different to switching in the same property.

Don't forget to contact your current energy supplier to let them know you are moving. If you don't know who currently supplies you with energy, either check a recent energy bill or head over to the Ofgem website where you can find out. Your supplier might let you carry your energy plan over to your new home, but you will likely have to sign up to a new one, or start again. This is a great opportunity to switch suppliers and save a lot of money on your energy! Although, switching before the end of your contract (if you are on a fixed plan) might result in an exit fee, so make sure to check out the conditions of your plan so you aren't taken by surprise by any unforeseen charges.

The most important thing to do when moving property is to take meter readings. When you leave your old place, as well as when you walk through the door of your new home, jot down the numbers you see on the meter. We also recommend taking a photo. This is just to ensure that you aren't overcharged for your energy by your supplier or your landlord. It doesn't matter if you are moving into a rented property or if you have just bought a new house, this is important to ensure you are paying the right amount. Our guide on how to set up energy in a new house will guide you through the process.

We told you it was easy! Now that you have all the information you'll need to provide to our experts, you can ring us up and we can start the switching process.

Switching your energy provider is easier than it sounds, so don't be put off! Switch Plan makes it easy. Just give us a ring on 0330 054 0018 and we will carry out a free price comparison service based on current tariffs on the market and your personal energy needs.

How expensive are Octopus Energy's plans for the 35585 households across Barking and Dagenham?

Octopus boast some of the most affordable tariffs on the market relative to what they can provide their customers. They receive positive customer reviews regarding their tariff prices, especially given their energy is 100% renewable, which can often be a pricier option.

How can I contact Octopus Energy in Barking and Dagenham?

If you are a Octopus Energy customer, it's so important to have their contact details. If you experience a powercut, have a query about your bill, or need some advice or information specific to your energy plan, then you will need to speak directly with one of their advisers.

If you have a question about switching suppliers, or need some expert energy advice from an unbias source, then don't hesitate to contact our experts at any time between 9am and 7pm, Monday to Friday.

Type of Enquiry Number to contact
General Enquiries for Domestic Customers
Email for general queries about your Octopus Energy home plan
hello@octopus.energy

Open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
General Enquiries for Business Customers
Number for queries about your Octopus Energy energy plan
business@octopus.energy

Open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
Domestic customers: general enquiries
Call this number for general enquiries about your energy plan
0808 164 1088

Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm
Business customers: general enquiries
24 hour number for boiler emergencies
020 3389 56138

Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm
Complaints number
Number to complain about your Octopus Energy plan
0333 344 22688

Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm
Octopus Electric Vehicles
Phone number to speak to customer services as a small business
020 870 38928

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Octopus Energy prices, dual fuel rates & tariffs in Barking and Dagenham

Octopus' plans tend to be very affordable, but what do they offer their customers in Barking and Dagenham? All of their tariffs are 100% renewable, both for gas and electricity, which is still quite rare in the UK, as many suppliers cannot yet offer 100% green gas. So, Octopus Energy are certainly a leader in renewable energy supply in the UK. Their tariffs are also very unique and offer customers a variety of options to keep track of their energy usage. They have both fixed and variable tariffs on offer to their customers and their plans have no exit fees.

Octopus are also leading the way when it comes to electric vehicles. They have an Electric Vehicle Initiative which allows customers to lease out electric cars for low prices. Through this initiative, their customers are able to get cheaper prices for charging their cars, their own car charger, as well as assistance from experts on how to access grants.

Single Electricity plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Super Green Octopus 12M 12 months fixed 15.03 p 21.67 p
Exclusive Octopus 12M 12 months fixed 14.97 p 21.67 p
Helpful Octopus 24M 24 months fixed 15.03 p 24.49 p
Flexible Octopus Variable tariff 15.52 p 19.38 p
Octopus Tracker/strong> Variable tariff 11.81 p 18.52 p

Two rates energy plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Day Time Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Night Time Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Super Green Octopus 12M 12 months fixed
16.81 p
9.18 p
21.67 p
Exclusive Octopus 12M 12 months fixed
17.69 p
9.1 p
21.67 p
Helpful Octopus 24M 24 months fixed
16.81 p
9.18 p
24.57 p
Flexible Octopus Variable tariff
17.48 p
9.3 p
20.43 p
Helpful Octopus 24M 24 months fixed
16.81 p
9.18 p
24.57 p

Octopus Energy's gas tariffs

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Exclusive Octopus 12M 12 months fixed
2.28 p
17.85 p
Super Green Octopus 12M 12 months fixed
2.96 p
17.85 p
Helpful Octopus 24M 24 months fixed
2.56 p
25.04 p
Flexible Octopus Variable tariff
3.2 p
16.8 p
Octopus Tracker Variable tariff
1.84 p
15.09 p

Who distributes energy in Barking and Dagenham?

Who is Barking and Dagenham's electricity distributor?

Remember that your energy supplier is in charge of the very last part of the whole energy distribution network. That is, they are in charge of providing it to homes across the country. Before electricity can arrive at your home or place of work, it must be distributed across the UK through the National Grid. This whole network is overseen by distribution network operators (DNOs) who ensure that electricity arrives safely in your home. You wull probably never need to get in touch with your DNO in Barking and Dagenham, however should you experience a powercut or another emergency with regards to your electricity, then you should have their contact details available.

Who distributes gas to the 35585 households in Barking and Dagenham?

There are 8 gas distribution networks which are overseen by 4 gas distribution companies in the UK. Gas transportation needs pretty close management, given that gas leaks can be dangerous. If you experience a gas leak, then you will need to get in touch with your local gas distribution network and for that reason, we have laid out their contact details below. For your information, the gas distribution company in Barking and Dagenham is Cadent Gas.

Given that we only tend to liaise with our energy suppliers, most people don't know who their gas distribution network is. And to be honest, you will probably never need to get in touch with them.

How can I contact the energy distributor for Barking and Dagenham?

Name Number
Greater London UK Power Networks Emergency Number
0800 912 1700
Greater London UK Power Networks General Number
0800 31 63 105
Greater London Cadent Gas Number
0345 835 1111

Energy consumption in Barking and Dagenham

How much is the average price/kWh in Barking and Dagenham?

On average in Greater London, it costs £9.93 for a kWh of energy. Londoners pay around £-6.67% less compared the UK average.

How much do people consume in average in Barking and Dagenham?

Energy consumption can be localised via postcodes in the UK. Based on government data, we estimated that the average yearly consumption in $City_district is 3,511.13 kWh while the yearly median consumption is 3,122.52 kWh.

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