Five PA Electric Utilities Hiked Their PTC Rate!

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PA Utility PTC Rates Soar If you’re a Pennsylvania electricity customer with one of these five major utility companies, you’ll see a higher price to compare (PTC) rate on your next bill. Though it was announced earlier, some customers may still be in the dark about the new rate increases that went into effect on […]

PPL Raises Your Price To Compare By 25%

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PPL PTC Rate Increases If you’re a PPL utility customer, you’re sure to freeze solid when you see the new PPL price to compare (PTC) rate. Starting December 1, 2021, the new PPL PTC rate will be 9.502 cents per kWh. That’s a whopping 25% increase in price from the current 7.544 cents per kWh rate. That’s […]

Three Sneaky Electric Plan Terms To Avoid in PA

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Watch Out for Costly Electric Terms Electric companies provide a lengthy document called “terms of service” states specific details regarding your electricity plan. Let’s face it, this isn’t light reading and the thought of perusing this document is sure to leave you cold. However, it’s vital you take the time to read through it. Otherwise, you […]

PA Invests More in Solar Energy

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The Push for Solar Energy in Pennsylvania Recently, there’s been a surge of excitement over solar energy in Pennsylvania. That’s because on March 21, Governor Wolf launched PULSE. That is, the “Project to Utilize Light and Solar Energy”. The new project will power 50% of government offices with renewably-sourced electricity. This makes PA the only state […]

High Texas Freeze Energy Bill in PA?

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Prevent a Texas-like High Energy Bill in PA In February 2021, Texas residents had a shocking experience. A huge winter storm brought extreme cold. The high energy demand for heat caused power outages. Energy prices soared and customers with variable rate electricity plans saw sky-high rates. When this happened, consumers in Pennsylvania wondered if this could […]

New PA PUC Plan Disclosure Rules

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New PA PUC Plan Disclosure Rules Protect Customers In early 2020, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) updated its rules on disclosure requirements for retail electricity suppliers. According to the PA PUC, these changes provide additional safeguards on electricity plans for residential and small business electricity customers. These plan disclosure requirements involve changes to introductory rates, […]

Pennsylvania Utilities Shutoff Moratorium Remains in Effect

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PA PUC Continues Shutoff Moratorium The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC), in their September 17 meeting, declined to end the utilities shutoff moratorium. Governor Tom Wolf initiated the moratorium in March 2020 through an emergency order. The moratorium prevents utility companies from shutting off customers’ electricity and other utilities due to nonpayment. During the troublesome […]

PA PUC Extends Utilities Shut-Off Moratorium

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Pennsylvanians Get More Time to Pay Electric Utilities The August 27 meeting of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) postponed ending the utilities shut-off moratorium to September 17. The utility bill moratorium went into effect in March when Governor Tom Wolf initiated the first executive order with shut-down mandates due to the coronavirus pandemic. After two prior deadlocked […]

Pennsylvania Facing High Energy Hurricane Season

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Prepare Now for a Busy 2020 Hurricane Season As if Covid-19 wasn’t enough to contend with, the 2020 hurricane season will officially begin about a few weeks from now on June 1. And since this year’s winter was one of the warmest in North America without the help of an El Niño, Pennsylvania residents might […]

New Retail PA Electricity Supplier Regulations

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PA PUC Electric Supplier Rules The PA Public Utility Commission (PUC) recently announced new electricity supplier rules. Under these new rules, Pennsylvania electricity suppliers must follow new guidelines to help their customers understand their plans. The PUC states regulations will “increase consumer protections and ensure greater transparency in the competitive retail electricity market.” Let’s face it. These electricity regulations sound difficult to understand. With that […]