You’ll Be Paying More For Electricity Soon
Looks like many of us will be paying more for our electric service soon. National Grid and The State of New York have announced a rate increase that will take effect soon.
According to a story filed by The Buffalo News:
...under the new deal, rates would go up about eleven-percent over the next three-years. The average customer would start off paying a couple of bucks more a month, but that number will be closer to nine-dollars a month by 2020.
Get ready to shell out as much as $105 more a year for your electric service. Now may be a good time to review some energy saving ideas for your home.
There are a few simple things that can help reduce the amount of energy you use in the house. From changing to energy efficient light bulbs to energy saving appliances, thee are a number of ways to prepare for the increase before it gets here.
This is not set in stone just yet. The Public Service Commission will have to approve any increase and they will meet late winter/early spring.