Options & Pricing

Your options are as follows:

  1. If you do nothing you will be automatically enrolled in Standard Green, which includes 100% green energy.
  2. If you want 100% green energy and you want more of your energy to come from local, New England renewable energy projects, you may choose the New England Green option.
  3. If you want the least expensive option, you may choose the Basic option.
  4. If you choose to opt out, you will remain on National Grid Basic Service.

Details below. Please note: These prices apply only to the electricity supply portion of your bill. Delivery charges are unaffected by the Swampscott Community Power program.

 

STANDARD GREEN July 2017 –
July 2019 meter reads
Price 10.000 ¢/kWh* for residential, small business, and medium & large business accounts
Renewable energy content 100% green energy.

This means:

78% is generated by wind projects outside of New England.

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

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

 NEW ENGLAND GREEN July 2017 –
July 2019 meter reads
Price 10.100 ¢/kWh* for residential, small business, and medium & large business accounts
***To choose the NEW ENGLAND GREEN option, call Agera Energy at 1-855-973-2788 ***
Renewable energy content 100% green energy with a focus on energy produced in New England.

Specifically, the Greener Option increases the amount of electricity from new renewable energy projects in New England (MA Class I RECs) 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:

20% is generated by wind projects in New England (MA Class 1 RECs).

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 the required 12% from new renewable energy projects in New England (MA Class I RECs).

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

 BASIC  July 2017 –
July 2019 meter reads
9.950 ¢/kWh* for residential, small business, and medium & large business accounts
*** To choose the BASIC option, call Agera Energy at 1-855-973-2788 ***
Renewable energy content Meets minimum Massachusetts renewable energy requirements.

This means:

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

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

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.

*Program prices each include a 0.1¢/kWh administration fee.

 

NATIONAL GRID BASIC SERVICE 12.673 ¢/kWh residential
11.946 ¢/kWh commercial
11.657 ¢/kWh industrialRate terms are:

November 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018 for residential and commercial accounts.

November 1, 2017 – January 31, 2018 for industrial accounts.

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

Renewable energy content Meets Massachusetts minimum renewable energy requirements.

This means:

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

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

Exit terms Leave any time. No exit charge.