Our New Jersey customers
are able to shop among licensed competitive electric providers. Whether or not
you choose to purchase electricity from another provider, we will continue to
deliver electricity to all customers through our network of electric power
lines. Regardless of where electric supply is purchased, we will continue to
maintain these power lines and restore service in the event of any disruption,
such as weather related events, and respond to emergency and routine service
for a list of licensed alternative electric suppliers
serving the Atlantic City Electric New Jersey area.
If you do not choose a
different provider, we buy electricity for you and charge you according to
rates approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. This is called the Basic
Generation Supply (“BGS”) program, and rates appear under the “Supply Charges”
portion of your bill.
The “Supply Charges”
section in your electricity bill is broken down to indicate charges for:
If you choose a provider
other than Atlantic Electric, you will pay that provider’s price for electric
supply instead of our electric supply price.