Use the calculator below to compare your electricity supply costs (the costs of the actual electricity) to National Grid’s Basic Service costs, and to quantify the greenhouse gas benefits of opting up to 100% renewable electricity with PowerChoice Green.

Please note: Your electricity delivery costs (the cost to bring electricity to your home or business) will not be changed by your participation in Nantucket PowerChoice.

To use the calculator, find your monthly electricity use (in kWh) on your National Grid electricity bill and enter it into the box below.

(Enter the number of kWh you use in any given month)

Nantucket PowerChoice Costs and Benefits

PowerChoice Green
receive 100% renewable electricity
Program price ($/kWh) $0.11442 $0.14031
Monthly electricity supply charges ($/month)
If you participate in the program for one year, this will be your approximate greenhouse gas reduction over the course of that year:
Greenhouse gas emissions avoided in one year compared to National Grid's Basic Service (lbs/year)
This is the same as driving this many fewer miles in one year*
Participants in both PowerChoice and PowerChoice Green contribute to the development of new residential solar projects on Nantucket that, to date, are avoiding approximately 321,145 lbs of CO2 each year, which is equal to passenger vehicles driving 361,461 fewer miles each year.

Compare to National Grid's Basic Service price

(the most recent 12-month average**)
Residential Commercial Industrial
12-month average National Grid price ($/kWh) $0.11016 $0.09596 $0.09597
Monthly electricity supply charges ($/month)