“Good energy” isn’t just something your hippie neighbour says about your aura. It’s also Origin Energy’s approach to providing sustainable, affordable energy that’s good for their customers and the planet. But they’re not just energy providers. They’re also a key part of Australia’s energy system, and are involved at every level of the supply chain, including:
Origin Energy offer a range of products and plans for households and businesses including:
You could say they’re a one-stop shop for all your energy needs. If you want to take a closer look at Origin Energy’s plans and see which one could be suitable for you, use our online Comparison Tool.
Origin Energy is committed to initiative in relation to the We Mean Business coalition, a group of businesses dedicated to tackling climate change. In fact, in 2015 they were the first energy company in the world to sign up to the first seven commitments of the coalition.
As part of their commitment to Good Energy, Origin Energy is on track to have renewable energy make up 25% of their generation mix by the end of 2020. They’re also working to ditch coal-fired generation by 2032.
Let’s hear a little bit more about Origin Energy’s commitment to sustainability from CEO Frank Calabria:
"Our position on climate change is absolutely clear. We unequivocally support measures to progressively reduce global emissions and acknowledge the role the energy sector needs to play in transitioning to a lower carbon future."
If you’re excited about Origin Energy’s commitment to sustainability, you might be wondering about some of the other benefits to becoming a customer. Origin Energy’s commitment to “Good Energy” isn’t just about sustainability. It’s also about providing their customers with affordable plans and great customer experiences.
So what does that mean for you as a potential Origin Energy customer? We’ve scoured their website to find some of the highlights (so that you don’t have to):
With a real focus on affordability, Origin Energy offers quality plans that aren’t too hard on your wallet.
A lot of our energy partners offer reward programs for their customers, and Origin Energy are no different. Spike is Origin’s program that uses technology to empower people to save energy. With Spike, Origin customers can earn points toward PayPal cash and gift card rewards when they meet energy saving goals during peak hours, when the demand on the electricity grid is high.
Customers can get in touch with Origin’s energy experts seven days a week online, on your favourite social media messaging app, or on the phone. And if you don’t want to chat with someone directly, they’ve got heaps of information on the Help & Support section of their website.
They’ve also got a whole host of great online tools that allow you to pay bills, move your plan to a new house, or switch plans without ever picking up the phone.
If you change your mind about your plan, Origin make it easy to switch plans with no contracts or exit fees.
Origin make it easy to see what you’ll really pay with each of their plans, with easy side-by-side comparison tables on their website.
Origin recently launched an app to helps customers track their usage, budget, and see how much they’re spending before they get hit with an unexpectedly high bill. You can also easily set notifications and pay your bill through the app, so you’ll have no excuse to pay your bill on time every month. We love that.
Origin Energy have been offering solar plans for a decade and have installed over one million solar panels around Australia. There’s a lot to consider before installing solar panels in your home or business, but the solar energy experts at Origin can help walk you through things like:
With three solar plans to choose from, there could be one for you.
As part of their commitment to sustainability, Origin are keen to dramatically cut carbon emissions in Australia. They’re well on their way to meeting these ambitious goals with their premium solar offerings.
Moving house can be very stressful. Luckily, Origin Energy are here to take one thing off your list with fast and easy moving. You could even be connected one business day after signing up. Call iSelect’s friendly energy team to learn more about how we could connect you with Origin Energy at your new property.
Last updated: 16/11/2020