Honda Ireland bring home charging home

Published on 07th December 2020 at 09:45

Having just introduced their all-electric Honda e to Irish customers in the past few weeks, Honda Ireland have teamed up with SSE Airtricity to make the transition to driving electric hassle free.

The compact, all-electric Honda e will go on sale in Ireland from the end of November 2020, priced from €29,995 inclusive of SEAI grants and VRT relief totalling €10,000.


It’s a four-letter word that perks everyone’s ears up and via this partnership all eligible customers of the Honda e get a free home charging system installed. Customers simply check their SEAI grant eligibility and SSE Airtricity take care of the rest. The offer is available across the 5 Honda e dealerships nationwide.

John Saunders Sales and Marketing Director for Universal Honda Ltd., outlined at the launch of the Honda e, “With a greater focus on environmental issues such as climate change we are witnessing our customers looking to seek cleaner mobility and energy choices here in Ireland. The launch of the Honda e represents our commitment to reflecting this change as we transition towards Honda’s 2022 goal, where our entire model range will be electrified.  Therefore, we are delighted to be partnering with SSE Airtricity who pride themselves on providing 100% green energy and together we are helping to improve our environment.

Under this partnership all eligible Honda e customers will receive a free home charging system from SSE Airtricity making the transition to owning an electric car as easy as possible. We all have a part to play in securing our futures and choosing how you power your home or car can make that happen”.

SSE Airtricity Energy Services Head of Business Development Will O’Shaughnessy further commented, “Everyone at SSE Airtricity is excited to work with a prestigious car manufacturer like Honda. SSE Airtricity and Honda share the same goals in achieving our green ambitions and Honda’s commitment to carbon neutral motoring is truly commendable. As Ireland’s largest provider of 100% green energy and energy related services, this partnership is another important milestone in supporting customers and motorists on their journey to a net zero future.”

The Honda e is available from:

·         Des Darcy Honda: Swords Co. Dublin (01) 8400222

·         Clonskeagh Motors Honda: Clonskeagh Road Dublin 14 (01) 2694477

·         Kevin O’Leary Honda: Silver springs Co. Cork (021) 450 3397

·         T.Sheils Honda: Limerick (061) 452244

·         T.Sheils Honda: Galway (091) 741100

SSE Airtricity - a little insight

is the largest generator and supplier of green energy in Ireland, providing 100% green electricity, natural gas and energy-related services to home and business customers.

Since 2008 SSE has invested significantly in Ireland, with a total economic contribution of more than €3.8bn to the economy.

SSE owns and operates 28 onshore wind farms totalling 890MW across the island of Ireland, offsetting over 700,000 tonnes in carbon emissions annually. SSE Airtricity is certified by Business in the Community Ireland to the Business Working Responsibly Mark, the ‘gold standard’ for Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability in Ireland and proudly provides over €1.5m annually in community funds, bringing the total community investment to over €10m so far. The company has approx. 1,000 employees on the island of Ireland and is a certified Living Wage employer.