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Comparing and Choosing Electricity Power Suppliers In Connecticut

10/08/2018

As a resident or business in a deregulated state such as Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, you have the opportunity to compare and switch to a new electricity supplier and lower your bill.  However, with so many options, choosing the right service can be time consuming.  Understanding Your Electricity Bill     First, to choose the…

Electric Choice Comes To Nevada

09/05/2018

Nevada’s electricity industry is about to be transformed. Before Electric Choice, Nevada residents could only purchase electricity from the electric utility. Now, the power of choosing energy suppliers will be in the hands of utility customers themselves. And this could potentially cut down the costs of electricity. In November this year, voters will decide whether…

What’s ahead for Energy Rates in 2015?

10/08/2014

Energy rates in the US are going up fast. Rates have been consistently going up every single year, but next year is expected to see an especially sharp rise. Energy rates in 2015 for Chicago, for example, are expected to increase the average energy bill by $130; energy suppliers in Connecticut and Nevada are seeking…

Following in Europe’s Energy Footsteps

10/01/2014

For decades, energy rates in the US have been rising at a breakneck pace. Europe, however, is seeing a distinctly different trend in its energy market. The countries surrounding Germany, for example, have benefited from five straight months of energy price reduction. In March alone, the Platts Continental Power Index (CONT)—Europe’s measure of how energy…

How should utilities view solar?

09/22/2014

Solar energy is growing rapidly in the United States. Due to its very nature, solar expansion will dramatically transform the face of the energy market in this country. As such, the energy suppliers in the US have to start making adjustments. So how should utilities view solar? How many energy suppliers in the US currently…

Lower your Business Electricity Rates

09/18/2014

This year, electric rates in the US soared to record highs, leaving many businesses with the difficult task of paying exorbitant—sometimes shockingly so—energy bills. Fortunately, if your business is located in either Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Connecticut, there are many ways that you can go about getting lower electric rates. This is due to the…

New York Has the Power to Choose

09/11/2014

Thanks to energy industry deregulation, an electric customer in the state of New York has the power to choose their own NY electric supplier.  This is very exciting news since before deregulation occurred, the people of New York were required like other states, to use whatever utility supplier provided electricity to the specific area that…

The Most Popular Electric Plans in the US

09/03/2014

When it comes to their electric bill, people love saving. And with United States electricity cost averaging about $1,300 per year via an average US electric rate of 11.88 cents per kWh in 2012, there is plenty of room to reduce the price. One way that many electricity customers are cutting costs and keeping more…

Summer Energy Bills

08/28/2014

Summer is here. Since the wait is over, there is nothing left to do except kick back, enjoy the seasonally bright, sunny weather, and crank up the AC. That last step, though, although necessary, is going to cost you a lot of money. Let’s face it: your summer energy bills are going to be higher…

Energy Storage Will Change the Future

08/20/2014

How much energy we need as a whole varies greatly on a daily basis. However, in order to make sure that we will always have enough to power our homes, public buildings and businesses, the electric suppliers in the US are required to produce at least the maximum amount of energy that we could use…