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Philadelphia electricity rates

Philadelphia Electricity Rates

With over 1.5 million residents, Philadelphia is the 6th biggest city in the country and the largest in Pennsylvania. If you’re one of those 1.5 million people and PECO is your utility provider, you benefit from Energy Choice.

Energy Choice gives you the ability to choose your electricity provider and realize potential savings on your monthly bill. ElectricityRates.com is here to help you navigate that process and make a confident choice.

Best Philadelphia Electricity Rates for PECO

In Philadelphia, PECO is the local utility company distributing electricity to the area. Here featured rates for PECO customers.

Utility: PECO Energy
Plan Term & Rate per kWh
Constellation

Constellation

6 Month Home Power Plan

6 months
6.39¢
Tomorrow Energy

Tomorrow Energy

12 Month Fixed

12 months
6.48¢

For all rates in your area, find the Rate Comparison Tool at the top of the page and enter your ZIP Code. You can also learn more about PECO here.

How to Compare Philadelphia Electricity Rates

Comparing Philadelphia electricity rates is easy with ElectricityRates.com. All you need to do is follow this simple three-step process.

Compare Philadelphia Electricity Rates
  1. Enter your ZIP Code – To see providers and plans in Philadelphia.
  2. Compare electricity providers – Compare plans based on length, rate, incentives and if they are 100% renewable.
  3. Switch & Save – When you find the plan you like, select it, fill out the information and switch.

After that, your new provider will take care of the rest. The switch takes effect within one to two billing cycles. PECO will continue to deliver your electricity and your electricity supply rate is the only thing that changes.

Philadelphia Energy Choice

Energy Choice became available to Philadelphia residents when Pennsylvania deregulated its electricity market in 1997. This forced electricity companies to compete on things like price and customer service to secure your business.

By default, PECO provides the supply and delivery of electricity. Now you can control the supply portion and the rate that you pay for the electricity you use.

ElectricityRates.com makes this process simple, secure and free. Find the Rate Comparison Tool at the top of the page to start comparing great rates from leading providers.

Learn more about Energy Choice in Pennsylvania.

Renewable Energy in Philadelphia

In 2019, Philadelphia passed Resolution 190728, committing to a goal of powering the city with 100% clean, renewable energy by 2050. This followed similar goals for green power set by other local towns and areas throughout Pennsylvania.

If you’re an advocate for green energy, you can shop 100% renewable energy plans for PECO in the ElectricityRates.com Marketplace. Look for the 100% renewable sources tag while comparing rates.

Philadelphia Business Electricity Rates

You may be missing out on big electricity savings by not taking advantage of Philadelphia’s Energy Choice. Since businesses often use much more electricity than households, they can qualify for extremely low electricity rates.

To see how much you could be saving, complete the quote request form on our business electricity rates page . With the help of an ElectricityRates.com savings advisor, you can get a plan designed for your business. That can include customized rates, energy bill optimization and more!

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