Welcome to the New York State Electricity Education Center. Citizens of NY State have enjoyed the benefits of electricity deregulation since it first began in the late 1990's. This means electriciy customers are no longer bound to specific utilities and may instead freely choose an alternative retail electric provider. Our resource center empowers New Yorkers with information and tools by which to shop, compare and make the best possible electric choice.
Learn about the history of deregulation in New York, how it's changing and how it affects you
Understand the inner workings of the electricity market structure in New York, who the utilities are and what electricity competition means for you.
The process of switching electricity providers in New York can be overwhelming or seem confusing. But switching is actually a snap! It'll only take a few minutes, and we have tools to help.
Understanding your electric bill is an important part of the shop-and-switch process. Don't worry, we've got you covered!
Learn the most effective approach and some great questions to ask when shopping electricity providers in NY
There are a multitude of retail electricity providers operating in deregulated markets across the country. Our online shopping tool helps you find out which ones are available in your zip code with just one click! Find Suppliers Now >
Ready to start shopping for Electricity in New York? Use our online comparison tool - just enter your zip code below and put the power to choose at your fingertips!