How to choose the right product

You can choose between Basic electricity and Wind power. Choosing wind power is an easy way to contribute to an increased use of renewable energy. Electricity from wind power is environmentally friendly and CO2-free.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​General electricity

General electricity is suitable for homes with no electric heating or with low electricity consumption, which mainly takes place in the daytime. The price of general electricity is the same regardless of the time of day or season.

General electricity is a product that usually fits homes in blocks of flats and terrace houses, detached and semi-detached houses heated with oil, wood or ground heat as well as holiday homes.

Night-time electricity

Night-time electricity is suitable for homes and premises that use electric heaters and that consume a lot of electricity at night. Night-time electricity comes in two price ranges, daytime and night-time prices, with night-time electricity being more affordable. This product is intended for customers whose current metering is based on the time division of day/night​.

The time division of daytime and night-time electricity is determined according to the time division of the customer’s local distribution company. The time divisions used by Vaasan Sähkö for night-time electricity are:

​daytime electricity
7:00–22:00
​night-time electricity
22:00–7:00​

These are the most common time divisions used by electricity companies​.

Season-rate electricity

Season-rate electricity is suitable for properties that consume a lot of electricity, mainly in the summer. Season-rate electricity comes in two price ranges, a price for winter weekdays and other times, with other times being more affordable. This product is intended for customers whose current metering is based on the time division of winter weekday/other times.

The time division is determined according to the time division of the customer’s local distribution company. The time divisions used by Vaasan Sähköverkko are:

winter weekdays
​1 Nov.–31 Mar. Mon-Sat between 7:00–22:00
other times
​valid at all other times

These are the most common time divisions used by electricity companies.​

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