Resources

Approved aggregation plan

To implement Newton Power Choice, the City had to develop an aggregation plan and submit that plan to a state regulatory approval process. The plan was approved by the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) on 9/20/18. Download the plan. (PDF)

Electricity supply contract

Through a competitive procurement process, the City secured a contract with Direct Energy that runs from March 2019 meter reads through January 2021 meter reads. Download the electricity supply contract between Newton and Direct Energy. (PDF)

Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (D.P.U.) Basic Service pricing information

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (D.P.U.) provides an Electric Industry Overview web page that includes an explanation of what Basic Service pricing is and what the components of the price are. On this page, you can also download an Excel spreadsheet that includes the current Basic Service prices for all Massachusetts utilities. Follow this link directly to the Basic Service part of this web page.

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