How to Compare Electricity Rates

Welcome to the Encyclopedia. We believe that knowledge is power and by educating yourself you can make better energy and electricity decisions. Here you will find information on how to compare electricity rates for your home or business, switching providers, reading your electricity bill and much more. See below for more information or view any of the encyclopedia sections by going to the right side of this page.

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Comparing Electricity Rates

In this section of the encyclopedia, we cover everything you need to know about how to compare and switch electricity and gas rates. You can learn about gas and electricity deregulation, how to compare electric providers and what questions you should ask these providers while comparing plans. This information is essential to making the right choice for your home or business.

We understand that not everyone is simply looking for the lowest rate. Some are interested in an environmentally friendly plan. You can also find information about how to switch to a renewable energy provider and how to find an electricity provider and plan that works for you.

When comparing electricity rates and providers, Your most recent electric bill will be needed to complete the switch.  Learn how to read your electric bill, find your account number and supply rate in this section.

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Switching Energy Providers

When looking for an electricity plan that fits your needs, there are typically a lot of energy providers offering a bunch of different plans and rates. This can get confusing and a little intimidating for those who have never switched an electric provider before. But, not need to worry, we are here to help you make the right choice for your home or business.

In this section, you will learn about the ins and outs of Energy Choice,  why you should switch electricity providers, how to switch electricity providers, and what will change once you complete the switch. By learning about these factors you will be able to make a more informed decision on which provider is right for you.

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Business Electricity Rates

Do you own or manage a business? Did you know that just like homeowners, business owners can switch electricity providers in states that allow energy deregulation? By switching electricity rates businesses could potentially save hundreds, even thousands, of dollar each year on their electricity bill.

Learn more about commercial electric choice, business electricity prices and business electricity suppliers in this section. At, we take the time to learn more about your individual company and find the best plan to fit your business needs. After you tell us a little information about your company, one of our energy experts will do all the rest of the work and provide you with the best options for your area.

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Choosing an Electricity Provider

Choosing an electricity provider can be intimidating if you don’t know anything about them. Some company pride themselves on excellent customer service while other have the best technology and payment systems. How do you choose a provider that is right for you?

In this section, we try to give you more information about the top electricity and energy providers in the market. This way you can familiarize yourself with the providers history and what makes them unique. You can view the provider profiles of the industry leaders like  Constellation, Trieagle Energy, Frontier Utilities, Clearview Energy, Direct Energy, Spark Energy and many more.