18.11.2021

How to understand energy prices? It is worth doing this to lower your electricity bills

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Adam Wlizło

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Instead of buying another pill for the headache that arises after receiving the electricity bill, it is worth asking yourself whether I can buy energy cheaper. In most cases, the answer is positive.

In many cases, it is enough to look around the market and change the energy supplier. More advanced players manage to "squeeze" the last zloty from the sellers.
But is it really the last zloty? In order to answer this question, one should deal with the breakdown of the energy price into its individual components and it is there that one should look for areas for further savings. It turns out that we can negotiate not only the seller's margin, but also the cost of energy, property rights, balancing or any risks included in the price calculation.
If you are a great entrepreneur, you have certainly already encountered the possibility of purchasing energy based on various types of price indices (e.g. offers indexed with the prices of the futures market or the SPOT market). And did you know that sellers can hide their earnings in mysterious P / K / ... indices needed to determine the profile of the energy consumed by your company? The size of these indicators can also be negotiated.

You can tell a lot, but it is worth acting. In 2022, most entrepreneurs will receive the largest historical bills. This is a good time to ask yourself how to lower them.

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