Thanks to a growing competitive marketplace, you have more energy choices. Rather than simply dealing with the local utility, consumers in many states now can choose from among a group of energy suppliers and energy providers. With so many options, making those energy choices can seem daunting. We can help you learn how to switch electricity companies and other ways to make switching energy suppliers easier.
As one of the nation’s leading energy suppliers in more than 46 states and the District of Columbia, we are committed to helping our customers identify, understand, and manage the variables that affect electricity prices. With that said, here’s a quick primer on these plans and the factors you should consider when making a choice.
The landscape is changing for residents interested in exploring their electricity options in Illinois, according to a recent report released by the Office of Retail Marketing Development of the Illinois Commerce Commission. The number of electricity offers available for residents served by ComEd and Ameren in Illinois and the number of alternative retail electricity suppliers
Whether you’re looking for, have found, or recently moved into a new home, don’t let the question of energy take a backseat to all the other issues you consider as you transform your house into an abode that’s distinctively yours. Throughout May, we provided tips both on this blog as well as on our Facebook
It’s that time of year when many people look to move and to say that the whole process can be stressful is an understatement. There are a lot of things to consider.
There are reports of a nationwide scam that is taking aim at electricity customers. The scam claims a false promise that your electricity bills can be paid by the federal government.
Historically, the months of May through August are the most popular times for people to move. Moving into a new home can be a hectic experience, from searching for the perfect home to packing your things, there are many different things to prepare; this includes switching your utilities.
In the past few years, more and more residents and businesses in states with competitive electricity markets have become aware that they can choose an electricity supplier. A recent report released by the COMPETE Coalition has shown that while electric consumption was no greater in 2011 than it was in 2008, the number of customers
By Mark Berry Vice President, Municipal Sales, Constellation Energy (Constellation NewEnergy – Gas Division, LLC) We are pleased to work with the city of New Philadelphia to provide residents with a fixed price of $4.95 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) for natural gas supply through the June 2012 to May 2013 billing cycles.
Our Customer Care team often gets asked why a utility company doesn’t just lower their rates by choosing a new supplier automatically for their customers. The answer can be a little confusing, but basically electric utilities have their rates set by the regulatory commission of the state they provide under certain pre-defined procurement plans.
Chicagoland residents interested in reducing their energy bills have a unique opportunity to enhance their energy efficiency and reduce their monthly home electric rate. By visiting Best Buy’s Bucktown, Chicago store, customers can conveniently shop for low-cost energy rates while looking for energy-efficient products.
Constellation recently named 96 new grant recipients through its Community Champions program, which is dedicated to honoring local nonprofit organizations in the 27 states Constellation services. Constellation and StarTex Power customers are able to apply for a grant up to $500 that benefits local non-profits with missions spanning education, youth development and environmental projects.
Twenty five percent of survey participants in FEMA’s 2011 survey said the cost of preparing for a hurricane and confusion surrounding hurricane preparedness meant they did not take as many steps to secure their home as they could have! At Constellation, we wanted to make the process of preparing for a hurricane easier.
Any pests in your home are cause for concern. They’re annoying, could bite and spread diseases, and they can damage your house.