For Immediate Release
Other Payment Assistance Programs Still Accepting Applications
MAYS LANDING, N.J. - Atlantic City Electric wants customers to know that a new TRUE grant, and several other payment assistance programs, are available to assist them in paying utility bills.
The Temporary Relief for Utility Expenses (TRUE) Program was approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities earlier this year. It's a one-time benefit for New Jersey residents struggling to pay electric and natural gas bills and are ineligible for low-income programs. The maximum grant is $750 for electric and $750 for gas service.
To be eligible for TRUE, customers must meet the following income and eligibility requirements:
Contact information for New Jersey energy assistance programs is listed below:
To view state-specific Web sites with information on programs for assistance, go to www.atlanticcityelectric.com and click on Billing & Payments then click Payment Services.
Atlantic City Electric, a public utility owned by Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), provides safe, reliable and affordable regulated electric delivery services to more than 547,000 customers in southern New Jersey.