Lumo Energy is a 100% Australian-owned energy provider connecting gas and electricity in Victoria and South Australia.
Published: Nov 03, 2023
Lumo Energy is a 100% Australian-owned energy provider.
With Snowy Hydro Limited, one of Australia’s oldest renewable energy generators, as its parent company, Lumo Energy prides itself on having a Climate Active carbon neutral certification for its Australian business operations.
Lumo Energy provides electricity in:
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Lumo Energy provides gas in both Victoria and South Australia. You can either bundle electricity and gas together or get a separate connection for either gas or electricity.
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Lumo Energy offers customers in South Australia an option to opt-in to carbon neutral gas at an additional cost. This product offsets the carbon emissions from your natural gas usage.
You’ll be charged an extra 0.242¢/MJ if you opt for this product.
GreenPower is an Australian Government program where the energy provider buys renewable energy to power your home. Lumo Energy allows you to buy 10% GreenPower, where 10% of your electricity usage will come from renewable sources, at an additional cost of 4.84¢/kWh. This is available in both VIC and SA.
Lumo Energy offers solar feed-in tariffs on all its plans in both SA and VIC. The rate is the same across the board — 5.5¢/kWh.
Lumo Energy allows you to pay your bill in a number of ways. There are no fees on debit and credit cards. You can also pay via BPAY, call, cheque in the mail, or in person at Australia Post.
Lumo Energy creates a basic online account for customers where they can manage their payments and addition of new products or services. Lumo Energy does not have a mobile app.
As per customer reviews, Lumo Energy’s customer support is not the best.
You can contact Lumo Energy in a few ways:
Call 1300115866, Monday to Friday between 8am - 8pm, and Saturday between 9am - 5pm
Fill in the contact form on Lumo Energy’s website
Mail your enquiry to them at — Lumo Energy, PO Box 4136, East Richmond, VIC 3121
Free standard moves for all electricity and gas plans in Victoria when you switch to Lumo Energy. This includes standard connection or disconnection, meter reading, and fuse insert or removal.
When you choose Lumo Energy’s Plus plan for electricity in South Australia, you receive $25 Lumo Rewards Credits for use. You can also receive $50 Lumo Rewards Credits for each quarterly electricity bill or three consecutive monthly bills paid by the due date. But you need to register for Lumo Rewards to avail of these offers.