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Up to £90 bill credit1 with Octopus Energy

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles fully electric and plug-in hybrid customers who switch their home energy supply (gas and electricity) to Octopus Energy, choose the Intelligent Octopus Go tariff (or have an existing account) and have or install a compatible smart meter could be eligible for up to £90 credit towards their energy bill1

Available on both selected new and used vehicle purchases.

Who is Octopus Energy?

Octopus Energy is trusted by over 1.5 million UK homes to supply electricity. They have been named Which? recommended provider for energyOpens an external link for the last six years.

Intelligent Octopus Go tariff

Intelligent Octopus Go is Octopus’ next generation tariff for electric vehicle charging. By communicating through your compatible home charger such as the Ohme home EV charger, Octopus is able to provide a low cost to charge your electric vehicle for six hours every night.

Benefits of switching to Intelligent Octopus Go

·      £90 credit on energy account when both electricity and gas are switched to Intelligent Octopus Go tariff and you have or install a compatible smart meter1

·      Six hours of 7.5p/kWh super off-peak electricity every night from 11:30pm-05:30am

·      Award winning customer service from Which? Recommended Provider for six years running

How to sign up?

To apply for the offer, follow the link below:

·       https://VWcommercial.octopus.energyOpens an external link

To apply as fleet customer,  please sign up here:

·       https://vwcommercialfleet.octopus.energyOpens an external link

If you’re an EV customer who already has an Octopus Energy tariff at home, contact them directly at to request a switch or add credit to your account.

Need to contact Octopus? Email: hello@octopus.energyOpens a mail link

Next steps

Important information :

New customers to Octopus Energy who: (1) are resident of England, Scotland or Wales (2) purchase a new or approved used Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle; (2) set up an Octopus Energy account for gas and/or electricity will be eligible for a £45 credit for each fuel type (gas and electricity) on their Octopus Energy account. The credit shall be applied once the account has been activated and the first direct debit payment has been taken. To receive the £90 credit, customers must switch both gas and electricity to Octopus Energy. If a customer only switches one fuel (i.e. gas or electricity, but not both), then the customer will receive a £45 credit only. If the customer qualifies for more than one discount, Octopus Energy reserves the right to apply only one. Existing Octopus Energy customers (who joined Octopus Energy directly) are eligible for this credit offer, provided they did not join via Octopus Energy's "Refer a Friend" scheme or through a different partner and have not already received a joining reward. These customers should contact Octopus directly via Some Octopus Energy tariffs, such as Intelligent Octopus Go may require the installation of a smart meter (subject to survey).Customers can find all smart and standard tariffs on the Octopus Energy website Customers must contact Octopus directly via to claim the promotional credit. For further information on the Intelligent Octopus Go tariff please visit Volkswagen Commerical | Octopus Energy. Standard terms and conditions of Octopus tariffs are available on Terms and Conditions | Octopus Energy. This offer is subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice. Rates correct as of 01/09/23. Please visit Octopus website for latest tariff rates.
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