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So Energy

How ethical is So Energy?

So Energy is an energy supplier based in London which was founded in 2015 to provide green energy. So Energy has been given a below-benchmark score on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Energy Suppliers Ratings Table. Although it has not yet met our ethical benchmark, we hope to see So Energy make progress in future.

Read more about the issues facing the Ethical Energy Suppliers sector and find out which companies have achieved accreditation for their commitment to being ethical and sustainable.

In which areas does So Energy perform poorly?

So Energy is given a middle rating for its Environmental Report, as there is not enough information available for a higher score.

Find out more about how we rate.

In which areas does So Energy score well for its ethics?

So Energy is given a top rating for Energy Mix and Nuclear Power, as it uses 100% renewable energy with no nuclear fuel or involvement in the industry.

We found no criticisms of So Energy relating to Pollution, Animal Welfare, Armaments or Political Donations therefore it scores well for these criteria.

How can So Energy improve its ethical rating?

The below-benchmark score that So Energy is awarded is the result of an evaluation of multiple ethical criteria. To reach our minimum benchmark score and qualify for Ethical Accreditation, So Energy has some issues to resolve including its lack of environmental information.

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Ethical performance in category


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  • Environmental Report


  • Energy Mix


  • Nuclear Power


  • Pollution



  • Animal Welfare



  • Armaments


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Other Criticisms


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