Usage and Safety 
energy supply choice resources

Electricity and Natural Gas Supply Choice
NYSEG electricity and natural gas customers can choose to purchase their energy supply
from NYSEG or a supplier other than NYSEG (also known as an energy services company
or ESCO). With any supplier you choose, NYSEG will continue to deliver your energy safely
and reliably.

Electricity  Natural Gas
  • Your electricity bill consists primarily
    of delivery, supply and transition charges.
  • NYSEG delivery and transition charges are the same with any choice you make. Learn more about your choices here.
  • You can choose to receive your electricity supply from NYSEG or an ESCO – review our list of suppliers.
  • Ask suppliers these questions
  • To compare offers to determine which one is right for you, view our prices.
  • View graphs showing average monthly electricity bills for residential customers who purchased their electricity supply from NYSEG over the last 10 years – delivery and supply charges are broken out. 
  • Frequently asked questions.
  • Consult our glossary of terms.
  • Your natural gas bill consists primarily of delivery, supply and transition charges.
  • NYSEG delivery and transition charges are the same with any choice you make. Learn more about your choices here.
  • You can choose to receive your 
    natural gas supply from NYSEG or an ESCO – review our list of suppliers.
  • Ask suppliers these questions
  • To compare offers to determine which one is right for you, view our tariffs.  
  • View graphs showing average monthly natural gas bills for residential customers who purchased their natural gas supply from NYSEG over the last 10 years – delivery and supply charges are broken out.
  • Consult our glossary of terms.
Note: NYSEG offers a variable price for electricity supply or customers may purchase their electricity supply from a supplier other than NYSEG (also known as an energy services company or ESCO). NYSEG no longer offers a fixed electricity supply price.

Don’t have NYSEG natural gas service? 
Learn more about converting to natural gas

For more information, please visit the New York State Public Service Commission's Power to Choose website.

 

 
 

more information 

The New York State Public Service Commission has published a guide (PDF) for customers interested in energy choice.