Do you ever change energy providers?

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by basileus » Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:41 pm

I'm looking at Direct Energie and can't see any difference from EDF except for special hours of HC between 02:00 and 06:00 where they give 50% discount. Tarrif Basse seems the same. What am I missing?

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by Kathyc » Sun Apr 29, 2018 9:02 pm

basileus wrote:
Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:41 pm
I'm looking at Direct Energie and can't see any difference from EDF except for special hours of HC between 02:00 and 06:00 where they give 50% discount. Tarrif Basse seems the same. What am I missing?
50% discount - are you sure?

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by Le Démerdeur » Sun Apr 29, 2018 9:04 pm

Should be 10% cheaper unless you go for classic or green:

https://www.direct-energie.com/fileadmi ... uliers.pdf

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by mauve » Wed May 09, 2018 12:42 pm

Hi

Can you routinely pay "Direct Energie" bills by credit card?

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by Simonflys » Wed May 09, 2018 12:48 pm

Yep - Mint Energie @ -11%

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by south_bound » Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:43 am

CelticRambler wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 9:33 am
Yes! Saw an immediate drop in my bill and improvement in "service client" by switching from EdF to Direct Energie. Also saved a bit more by recommending others - let me know if you want an introductory referral and discount! :D
Hi Celticrambler, do you still have the referral code for Direct Energie? I'm finally getting around to this so hopefully it is still worth it. I read that Total has bought them up but hopefully won't change anything for a while.

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by mauve » Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:53 am

Like Simon, we went with Mint in the end and have had no problems; currently 15% below the EDF tariff, all from renewable sources and customer service (via message, email or Facebook) is quick and helpful.

If anyone's interested, use this link for a free €10 credit for you and for me:

https://www.mint-energie.com?cp=7365695

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by Tom » Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:50 pm

Can you routinely pay "Direct Energie" bills by credit card?
We do but that may be because, for some strange reason, our bank didn't want to pay monthly when DE asked them. Having cancelled our monthly payments to the previous supplier maybe the bank made a mistake. Have never pursued the matter because DE then proposed payment by Visa, which suits me fine because it gives more control.
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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by mauve » Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:20 pm

Yes, I was asking as we had the same situation when we were still with EDF; always paid by credit card but I've no idea how I managed it.

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Re: Do you ever change energy providers?

Post by Le Démerdeur » Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:28 pm

Anyone tempted by the Mint offer look carefully that its like for like, when I challenged the alleged 15% saving before because they were no cheaper than direct energie and turned out they were comparing with the most expensive green tarif.

Anyone changed to direct energie recently? They save 10% but unless the EDF rate has risen I am still only getting an 8% reduction despite parraining several people, if you have gone with them in the last year how much are you paying per kw/h please?

South bound, CR is currently rambling and not contactable by E-mail or phone and he hasnt posted on the forum for several months although as a mod he probably still reads it, if he doesnt get back to you the send me a PM with your e-mail address and I will send the parrainage link to you, CR was my parraine it was for 3 accounts so a good result for him!!

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