Energy Brands

QEnergy Review

QEnergy is an electricity retailer operating across Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. While it offers some basic residential services, QEnergy focuses on business retail, promoting itself as ‘the small business electricity experts’. QEnergy’s products place an emphasis on service, offering tailored business solutions,...


Blue NRG Review

Blue NRG is an electricity retailer servicing the major energy networks across New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. While the company focuses on business electricity retail, Blue NRG now extends its offers to residential customers. Blue NRG says that it helps its customers reduce its...


Online Power & Gas Review

Electricity provider Online Power & Gas provides residential and small business services for customers in Victoria. Wholly Australian-owned and based in Melbourne, Online Power & Gas was established in 2014, stating that it has been “giving Victorian households and businesses the opportunity for transparent and simple...


Harvey Norman Energy Review

Imagine if an electronics retailer and an electricity provider had a baby. What would they call it? How about Harvey Norman Energy?   Yes, it’s a real thing, you can purchase your electricity and natural gas from an energy provider carrying the name and branding of the...


1st Energy Review

New electricity company 1st Energy provides services for both residential and business customers in New South Wales and Victoria, stating that it is a “customer service-focused retailer”. Founded in 2014, Australian-based 1st Energy states that it is dedicated to providing energy that actually reflects the real...


Sanctuary Energy Review

Electricity retailer Sanctuary Energy provides residential and business services for customers in New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. Sanctuary Energy states that it was “established to optimise and integrate services and energy infrastructure from initial project planning to development, operation and subsequent stage development”. “Our focus...


People Energy Review

People Energy provides services for both residential and business customers in Victoria, describing itself as “an exciting new Australian electricity retailer that wants to bring something special to the market”. “We exist to increase and sustain customer value by delivering innovative products, services and pricing that...


Diamond Energy Review

Electricity retailer and renewable energy generator Diamond Energy states that it is “passionate about renewable energy”, with it owning and operating renewable energy generators and enabling other renewable energy technologies. Diamond Energy, which is an Australian private limited company, offering residential and small business services in...


ActewAGL Review

Electricity and gas retailer and distributor ActewAGL provides residential and business energy services in the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales. Having been set up in October 2000, with AGL and the ACT government-owned Icon Water (formerly ACTEW Corporation) entering into a joint venture, ActewAGL...


Urth Energy Review

Urth Energy describes itself as a “boutique national electricity retailer with a difference”, offering a range of services for both residential and business customers, with a strong focus on solar energy. Urth Energy, which is 100 per cent Australian-owned, and which operates in Queensland, New South...


Synergy Review

Electricity and gas provider Synergy is one of three energy corporations owned by the Western Australian government, retailing energy to both residential and business customers. Synergy was established in 2006 when state reforms saw Western Power Corporation split into four separate businesses, also comprising Verve Energy...


Sumo Power Review

Sumo Power provides electricity services for residential and business customers in Victoria, stating that it “strives to offer the best service, and is dedicated to bringing customers what they want”. Sumo Power, which is 100 per cent Australian-owned, states that it was founded “by people who...


Powerdirect Review

Electricity supplier Powerdirect services both business and residential customers, having a particular focus on business electricity. Powerdirect was established in 1997, in its early days operating as an electricity broker and analyst. It was acquired by AGL in 2007 and is now a wholly owned subsidiary...


Mojo Power Review

Independent Australian electricity retailer Mojo Power, which provides electricity services for New South Wales customers, states it is “doing things differently to the big guys”. Privately owned, Sydney-based Mojo Power was founded in 2015 by CEO James Myatt and CFO Darren Miller, and has a cornerstone...


GloBird Energy Review

Melbourne-based energy retailer GloBird Energy services residential and business customers throughout Victoria, stating that it brings “energy users more choice and better value”. Established in 2014, GloBird’s founder John McCluskey says he has leveraged a background in IT to deliver flexible and smart back office operations,...


Ergon Energy Review

Queensland government-owned Ergon Energy retails electricity to regional Queensland residential and business customers, “from the expanding coastal and rural population centres to the remote communities of outback Queensland and the Torres Strait”, extending across around 97 per cent of the state. Ergon was formed in 1999...


CovaU Energy Review

Energy retailer CovaU provides electricity and gas services for residential and business customers in New South Wales and Victoria. CovaU, which entered the energy market in 2014, states that it offers “the best deals and these allow you to save more”. “As an Australian company, we understand...


Alinta Energy Review

Electricity and gas provider Alinta Energy operates in both the Western Australian market and in the eastern states, stating that its “goal is to make energy more affordable for all Australians”. Alinta commenced operations in Western Australia as AlintaGas in 1995 after the State Energy Commission...


Dodo Power & Gas Reviewed

Dodo Power & Gas is part of the Dodo brand’s suite of services, also comprising home phone, mobile, broadband internet and insurance, providing “consumers the ability to deal with a single company for all of their home services”. Dodo was founded in 2001 and is owned...


EnergyAustralia Reviewed

Electricity and gas provider EnergyAustralia provides services for both residential and business (large and small) customers, stating that it offers “tailored energy solutions, competitive rates and helpful customer service”. EnergyAustralia was formerly known as TRUenergy, with TRUenergy acquiring EnergyAustralia, one of the largest energy retailers in...


Momentum Energy Review

Energy retailer Momentum Energy provides both residential and business services, stating that it prides itself on “innovation and outstanding customer service”. Momentum, which is 100 per cent Australian-owned and operated, retails electricity and gas in Victoria, and electricity in New South Wales, South Australia, Queensland, the...


Simply Energy Review

  Electricity and gas provider Simply Energy supplies homes and businesses across a number of states, with a big focus on highly discounted offers and sign-up incentives. Simply, which is jointly owned by Engie and Mitsui & Co, was initially launched in South Australia and Victoria in...


Red Energy Review

Electricity and gas retailer Red Energy arrived in the Victorian energy market in 2004 to “shake things up”, describing itself as “not your normal energy company”. Based in Melbourne, Red Energy is 100 per cent Australian-owned by Snowy Hydro – an electricity generation company which owns...


Powershop Review

Electricity retailer Powershop, which promotes itself as “Australia’s greenest power company”, operates online, in doing so employing a suite of internet-based tools designed to provide customers up-to-date information on their account, with the aim of keeping costs low. Owned by the Meridian Energy Group, Powershop launched...


Origin Energy Review

Origin Energy is an integrated energy company servicing both residential and business customers, which claims to ensure “customers have a positive experience by understanding and meeting their energy needs, and providing effective service”. Origin was established in 2000, following the demerger of Boral’s energy business from...


Lumo Energy Review

  Lumo Energy is an electricity and gas retailer, servicing both residential and business customers across four states. It claims to have “an electricity or gas package for everyone”. Lumo is 100 per cent Australian-owned, having been acquired by Snowy Hydro in 2014. It offers both electricity...


Click Energy Review

Click Energy is a Melbourne-based electricity and gas retailer, which claims that it’s able to offer its customers cheap energy plans because it operates 100 per cent online. Owned by a number of private equity investors – both Australian and from overseas – Click Energy was...


AGL Energy Review

Integrated energy company AGL is one of Australia’s oldest companies, having been established as the ‘Australian Gas Light Company’ to bring power to Sydney in 1837. Now operating in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia, AGL – which began trading on the Australian Stock...


Pooled Energy Review

Owning a big home with a swimming pool is the ultimate Australian dream. But for some people, pools are too expensive or time consuming to really enjoy. That’s where Pooled Energy comes in. What is Pooled Energy? Pooled Energy is a Sydney-based pool solutions and electricity retailer,...


Springers Solar

Springers Solar is an electrical equipment and solar retailer, servicing most of south-east Queensland. History Springers Solar was formed 10 years ago by the Springer family, offering small recreational 12v and 24v solar products. The company remains family owned and prides itself on service and performance, claiming...


Infinite Energy

Infinite Energy is a solar and business electricity retailer operating in parts of Queensland and Western Australia. It claims it has developed a strong customer-focused proposition, emphasising the importance of great customer service both pre and post-sale. Infinite Energy believes it separates itself from its competition...


About True Value Solar

True Value Solar is a retailer and installer of solar systems operating in all areas of Australia except for the Northern Territory. Its history True Value Solar was founded in 2009 and subsequently purchased by the M+W Group – a global solar manufacturer. The company says it...


About EnviroGroup

EnviroGroup is a Victorian solar company, offering a range of solar and wind systems and products to homes and businesses. It says it provides a full service solution by hiring its own installers rather than outsourcing, meaning you only need to deal with the one...


About Coffs Solar Energy

Coffs Solar Energy is solar retailer and installer, operating across the mid to north coast of New South Wales. Its history Coffs Solar Energy was founded in January 2010 in Coffs Harbour under the name of ‘Self Sufficient Energy’. The company was renamed in 2013 to what...


About United Solar Energy

United Solar Energy is a solar power retailer, offering a range of solar systems across Victoria. Its history United Solar Energy was founded in February 2009, with the belief that solar power can and should be more affordable. The company has since built a reputation for quality...


About Suntrix

Suntrix is a family-owned Australian solar retailer operating in Queensland, New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria. Its history The company was founded in 2009, with Suntrix directors Jenny Paradiso and David Hille saying they weren’t satisfied with the limited expertise and high prices of solar panels...


About SolarHub

SolarHub is a solar retailer and installer operating in New South Wales and the ACT. Its history SolarHub began as a sole retailer, outsourcing its installation to Solar Sparx. The two companies then merged in 2014 and continued operating under the SolarHub name. Today SolarHub claims to be...


About Century Solar Energy

Century Solar Energy is a solar wholesaler, designer and installer, operating in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. Its history Century Solar Energy was founded in November 2011 as a solar panel retailer. The company has since continued to grow, expanding on its product range and establishing...


About Metro Solar

Metro Solar is a solar system retailer and installer serving homes and businesses across Australia. Its history Metro Solar began as an electrical contractor in Victoria in 2006. But in 2008, the company shifted its direction to focus on solar energy solutions. Since then it has expanded...


About Natural Solar

Natural Solar is an Australian owned retailer of solar products in Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales. The company considers itself to be a forward-thinking collective which believes in accurate, transparent and unbiased information to help its customers make the right decision. Natural Solar claims its...


About CNPV Solar

CNPV is a China based manufacturer of solar products which are exported to a number of countries, including Australia. Its history The first CNVP production plant opened in 2005 and the company quickly became a leading solar manufacturer in China. CNVP expanded its exports into Europe, Indian,...


About Aurora Energy

Aurora Energy is an electricity and gas retailer for homes and businesses across Tasmania. Its history In 1998 the Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission (which was then charged with all aspects of energy), was broken up into separate divisions – generation, transmission, distribution and retail. Aurora Energy was...


About Euro Solar

Euro Solar is a solar panel installer and retailer, operating throughout Australia. Its history Euro Solar was founded in 2007, making it one of Australia’s oldest solar PV (photovoltaic) panel providers. It promises access to the largest range of PV panels and converters in Australia and claims...


About RoofJuice

RoofJuice is an Australian owned solar product retailer, operating nationwide. Its history RoofJuice was formerly owned by Sunegevity – an international solar retailer. The company was introduced into Australia in 2012 as one of its first overseas expansions, though abandoned its operations in Australia in June 2015...


About ElectrAG

ElectrAG is a new electricity retailer for agricultural properties, which operates in all states except Tasmania. Its history ElectrAG was created by Waterfind – a large water management company operating in most states of Australia. ElectrAG only became licensed to operate in November 2015 after Waterfind engaged...


About Jinko Solar

Jinko Solar is a China based manufacturer of solar PV (photovoltaic) modules and related solar products. It markets its products to countries around the world, including Australia. Its history Jinko Solar was established in 2006 and has seen rapid business growth since, becoming publicly listed on the...


About Canadian Solar

Canadian Solar is a multinational solar company. Its Australian subsidiary operates nationwide, selling and installing solar panels and power storage devices. Its history Canadian Solar was founded in 2001 and soon expanded to 18 countries, including Australia in 2011. Shortly after its founding, Canadian Solar underwent several...


About JA Solar

JA Solar is a China based producer of solar modules and cells that are exported and retailed across the globe. Its history JA Solar Holdings Co was founded in 2005 as a manufacturer of solar modules and cells. The company had impressive success, becoming listed on the...


About ERM Business Energy

ERM Business Energy is a large electricity retailer servicing both small and large business. It provides services for large businesses across Australia and offers electricity to small businesses in Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, New South Wales, Tasmania and the Australia Capital Territory. The story behind the...


About SunEdison

SunEdison is a global renewable energy company which claims to be the largest provider of sustainable energy in the world. The company was established in Australia in 2006 and now provides solar power solutions nationwide. Its history SunEdison was originally established as the Monsanto Electronic Materials Company...


About Bradford Solar

Bradford Solar is an Australian solar power company owned by CSR, one of the nation’s oldest construction materials companies. Bradford provides solar power solutions nationwide, including rooftop power panels, solar hot water systems and inverters. Its history Bradford is one of several sub-brands operated by CSR, which...