Options & Pricing

Program prices are in effect from March 2017 meter reads – December 2017 meter reads. These prices apply only to the electricity supply portion of your bill. Delivery charges are unaffected by the Bellingham Power Choice program.

1. If you do nothing, you will be automatically enrolled in POWER CHOICE STANDARD: 8.680 ¢/kWh* for residential, small business, and medium & large business accounts
Renewable energy content Meets Massachusetts minimum renewable energy requirements.

This means:

22% is generated by renewable and alternative energy sources in compliance with Massachusetts RPS and APS requirements.

78% is generated by a mix of natural gas, nuclear, oil, and other traditional energy sources.

Rate term March 2017 meter read – December 2017 meter read.
Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

 

2. If you want 100% green energy, you may choose POWER CHOICE GREEN: 9.232 ¢/kWh* for residential, small business, and medium & large business accounts
* To choose POWER CHOICE GREEN, call NextEra Energy Services at 1-855-419-5465 *
Renewable energy content 100% green energy with a focus on energy produced in New England. Power Choice Green increases the amount of electricity from new renewable energy projects in New England from the minimum 12% required by the state in 2017 to 32%. (“New” renewable energy projects came into operation in 1998 or after.) This means:

This means:

20% is generated by wind projects in New England.

58% is generated by wind projects outside New England.

22% is generated by renewable and alternative energy sources, in compliance with Massachusetts RPS and APS requirements. Includes a required 12% from new renewable energy projects in New England.

Rate term March 2017 meter read – December 2017 meter read.
Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

*Price include a 0.1¢/kWh administration fee.

3. If you are a National Grid customer and choose to opt out, you will remain on NATIONAL GRID BASIC SERVICE: 9.432 ¢/kWh residential
8.791 ¢/kWh commercial
8.263 ¢/kWh industrial
Renewable energy content Meets Massachusetts minimum renewable energy requirements.

This means:

22% is generated by renewable and alternative energy sources, in compliance with Massachusetts RPS and APS requirements.

78% is generated by a mix of natural gas, nuclear, oil, and other traditional energy sources.

Rate term May 1, 2017 – October 31, 2017 for residential and commercial accounts.

August 1, 2017 – October 31, 2017 for industrial accounts.

National Grid’s fixed Basic Service rates change every 6 months for residential and commercial accounts and every 3 months industrial accounts. View the most up-to-date Basic Service rates.

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

(Except for accounts on National Grid delivery rates G-2 and G-3.)

 

4. If you are an Eversource customer and choose to opt out, you will remain on Eversource BASIC SERVICE: 10.759 ¢/kWh residential
10.764 ¢/kWh small business
9.004 ¢/kWh medium & large business
Renewable energy content Meets Massachusetts minimum renewable energy requirements.

This means:

22% is generated by renewable and alternative energy sources, in compliance with Massachusetts RPS and APS requirements.

78% is generated by a mix of natural gas, nuclear, oil, and other traditional energy sources.

Rate term July 1, 2017  – December 31, 2017 for residential and small business accounts.

October 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017 for medium & large business accounts.

Eversource’s fixed Basic Service rates change every 6 months for residential and small business accounts and every 3 months for medium and large business accounts. View the most up-to-date Basic Service rates.

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.(Except for medium and large business accounts.)