A number of elements may play a role when choosing your energy supplier:
There are more than 15 suppliers on the Brussels market to provide you with both gas and electricity. Some of them serve both residential and professional customers, as required by law (such as Electrabel Customer Solutions, Lampiris, Octa+, etc.). However, many suppliers mainly target the professional market.
N.B.: There is no obligation to choose the same supplier for gas and electricity. It is up to you do decide which offer is most advantageous with the help, for instance, of the simulators provided by various independent institutions. You can use these
When choosing your energy supplier (link to question 80: which energy suppliers operate in Brussels) a number of criteria may play a role:
There is absolutely no obligation to choose the same supplier for gas and electricity. If you wish, you can opt for two different suppliers, depending on what they have to offer.
Be aware that not all the suppliers officially operating in Brussels necessarily target residential customers. Unlike Electrabel Customer Solutions, Lampiris, Octa+, etc., some of them focus mainly on large-scale professional consumers.
The rates applied are very often an important criterion in the consumer’s choice. To help you compare rates, a number of simulators are made available to you on the Internet.
Prepare the following elements to ensure that your rates simulation is realistic:
With all these elements and the help of simulators and consumer protection associations whose consultants can provide personalised assistance, you should be able to choose the most suitable supplier for you.
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