How to Read Your Bill

Here's how to find out what you're paying now for electricity, and other useful information about your bill.  You will still be billed by your utility after you switch electric suppliers.  No new bill, just a lower rate.


Sample Bills



PECO Energy

Pennsylvania Power & Light (PPL)

Duquesne Light

Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed)


Columbia Gas

New York:

Con Edison

New Jersey:

Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L)

Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G)

Atlantic City Electric


Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P)

United Illuminating (UI)

Vital Information (What you need to know to switch)

Useful Information (This will help you shop and compare)

Trivial and Obscure Information (None of this changes when you switch)