Natural gas for your home

Cleaner energy, naturally

Natural gas heats your home, cooks your food, and helps create the electricity you use every day. It is cleaner and more affordable than fuels such as oil, LPG and electricity.

Why natural gas?

  • 700,000 homes and businesses use natural gas

  • Natural gas generates up to 53% less CO2 than other conventional fuels*

  • No need for orders, deliveries, storage or bulky fuel tanks

  • Heats your home faster than electricity while being 68% cheaper

  • No surprise payments

  • Can be easily combined with renewables

Cheaper energy bills

Natural gas is one of the most affordable fuels available to Irish customers. It's 30% cheaper than oil, 48% cheaper than bulk LPG, 70% cheaper than LPG cylinders and 68% cheaper than electricity.**

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Cleaner compared to other fuels

Nowadays, we are all more aware of our impact on the environment. Natural gas is cleaner compared to other conventional fuels – it can reduce your home’s carbon emissions, while helping you to improve your home’s energy rating. Using natural gas as your primary energy source produces 53% less CO2 than electricity, 46% less CO2 than peat, 40% less CO2 than coal, 23% less CO2 than oil and 11% less CO2 than LPG. The combination of natural gas and solar panels is a practical, efficient way for new houses to achieve even further reductions in emissions.


It's not just for speedy home heating. Natural gas can power a range of appliances including cookers and hobs, tumble dryers, real flame fires and outdoor lighting. In fact, it outperforms other energy sources in the kitchen, allowing you to accurately control heat in an instant.

More Convenient and Reliable

Unmatched in terms of efficiency, reliability and controllability, natural gas is available at the push of a button. Experience a constant and uninterrupted supply piped straight to your home, with no need to place an order, arrange deliveries or have a bulky oil tank.

Want to switch to natural gas?

It’s easy to make the switch from oil to natural gas. We’ve created a useful guide on the switching process below:

Be part of a cleaner energy future

Renewable gas will be available on the gas network shortly, so your home will be powered by an even cleaner energy! Without having to change a thing you can play a part in progressing Ireland towards a cleaner energy future.

*Source: SEAI 2017
**Average prices for all fuels. Source: SEAI Fuel Cost Comparison for Domestic Fuels (October 1st 2018)

Connect your home to natural gas

Getting connected is easier than you think. Join the 700,000 customers already enjoying the benefits of natural gas by connecting online or calling 1850 200 694 today.

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