This Dutch provider is offering free energy (but there’s a catch)

Say what? ๐Ÿ‘€ ๐Ÿ’ก

With many finding the cost of living increasingly unaffordable here in the Netherlands, energy stands out as a major wallet-drainer. One Dutch provider’s solution? Free energy! ๐Ÿ’ธ

Although the thought of getting something for free sounds about as realistic as a stroopwafel magically appearing before your eyes, Dutch energy company Budget Energie appears set on making this a reality.

However, there’s a catch. (Isn’t there always? ๐Ÿ˜ฎโ€๐Ÿ’จ)

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The spring and summer weekend deal

For a period between April and August 2024, Budget Energie plans to offer free energy during the weekends. Yep, you read that right: free energy.

That sounds a great deal, except… oh wait, ‘free energy’ is actually only free between the hours of 12 PM to 5 PM.

Okรฉ, given how expensive everything is, that’s actually quite handy โ€” but can anyone just sign up for a Budget Energie contract and take advantage of this weekend deal?

Thankfully, that part’s true! Provided that you’ve signed up for a one-year contract and are part of a household, you can nab this tasty deal all for yourself. ๐Ÿ‘‡

What do you think of Budget Energie’s new deal? Tell us all your thoughts in the comments below!

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Liana Pereira ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
Liana Pereira ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
Liana juggles her role as an Editor with wrapping up a degree in cognitive linguistics and assisting with DutchReview's affiliate portfolio. Since arriving in the Netherlands for her studies in 2018, she's thrilled to have the 'write' opportunity to help other internationals feel more at home here โ€” whether that's by penning an article on the best SIMs to buy in NL, the latest banking features, or important things to know about Dutch health insurance.

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