Great Electricity Rates in the Harrisburg area

You have energy choice. Make a smart switch. Choose AEP Energy, an electric generation supplier.

Why AEP Energy?

Instead of paying fluctuating utility rates, with AEP Energy, you’ll receive:

  • Fixed-rate pricing for the duration of the plan you choose
  • Same reliable service at a better price
  • No cancellation fees if you are not 100% satisfied
  • Reward Dollars to use in AEP Energy Reward Store

Believe it.

You may be skeptical that a different EGS can offer you a better rate. Or, you may think it’s a hassle to switch. But AEP Energy, a Competitive Electric Supply Provider, has helped thousands of customers in the Pittsburgh region save money with a simple switch. And we promise it really is simple.

When you choose AEP Energy, you get the benefit of secure energy supply prices while receiving the same service and bill from your local utility. Did we mention you also get a fixed price, and there are no early termination fees? By selling power at market-based prices, we protect customers from potentially volatile and fluctuating electricity rates, giving them peace of mind.

You have the power to choose your electricity supply company, and you can trust AEP Energy. We are one of the largest energy companies in the United States, have decades of experience, and are committed to 100% satisfaction.

Renewable Electricity in Central PA

We offer a unique plan that allows our Harrisburg and central PA customers to support a cleaner environment while receiving the same electricity service.

The plan is called ECO-Advantage®, and it matches 100% of your electricity usage with national Green-e® Energy certified wind Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs). By purchasing and pairing RECs with your electricity service, you are using and receiving the benefits of renewable electricity.

Buying RECs helps build a market for renewable electricity, and it reduces greenhouse gas emissions. With ECO-Advantage®, you can feel good knowing you are making a positive impact on the environment without expensive equipment or additional costs. It’s a win-win.

Let AEP Energy be your green electricity provider.

ECO-Advantage is Green-e Energy certified, and meets the environmental and consumer-protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.

Central PA has Energy Choice

Harrisburg, Carlisle, and Lebanon-area residents have the right to choose energy providers.

AEP Energy is an Electric Generation Supplier Serving all of Central PA

Harrisburg and surrounding communities have a rich history, and AEP Energy is proud to be an Electric Generation Supplier (EGS). As the state capital of Pennsylvania, it’s a region of pride and promise. The area is also home to Hersheypark — the place where chocolate dreams are born.

Energy deregulation in the region has allowed homeowners in counties like Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry, Lebanon, and York county to take greater control of their energy costs. Instead of buying only from the utility company, they can choose an energy supplier and plan that best meets their energy needs.

AEPE offers electricity plans to almost all towns in the region, including: Colonial Park, Hershey, Lebanon, Progress, Palmyra, Gettysburg, Camp Hill, Carlisle, Mechanicsburg, Shippensburg, York, and many more.

With many competing companies in the region, residents can choose what’s the best supplier for their needs. AEP Energy offers competitive price plans and renewable energy options.

Electric Companies in the Harrisburg Region

The following electric distribution companies provide the distribution and transmission of electric power in Harrisburg and the surrounding areas.

PPL Electric Utilities

PPL Electric Utilities serves about 1.4 million customers in 29 counties in central and eastern Pennsylvania. They maintain about 50,000 miles of power lines and earn high marks for customer satisfaction.

Metropolitan Edison Co. (Met-Ed)

Met-ed is one of FirstEnergy’s ten regulated distribution companies that together form one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems. FirstEnergy serves 6 million customers in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. The companies operate more than 269,000 miles of distribution lines.

Why Harrisburg Chooses AEP Energy

AEP Energy customers in central PA are very pleased. Read what they have to say.

“The ease and speed of enrollment coupled with low prices and the potential for reward dollars makes this a no brainer!”
– David S.  Harrisburg, PA

“When I first decided to change my supplier, AEP [Energy] had the best rates that I could find. I signed up for a 2-year contract and immediately saw a great reduction in my monthly bill. AEP had been great to work with and the customer service representatives are extremely helpful in finding you the best offer they can. And no cancellation fees like most other suppliers. AEP has found a lifetime customer.” – Rebecca Mechanicsburg, PA

“Love this energy supplier. Very happy with their prices and service.”
– Nicole Annville, PA

“We chose AEP [Energy] because we liked the price for electricity that is friendly to Mother Earth. We found it easy to enroll and are grateful to have our needs met while being responsible dwellers on our planet.”
– Kay H. Harrisburg, PA

“Signing up for AEP [Energy] was easy and took about five minutes. I was surprised it was so easy. Had the best prices for my service area and I know they are a reliable supplier.” – Gregg Hershey, PA

“The AEP Energy renewal process is simple and convenient. The interaction is directly related to the purchase you are planning to make.”
– Kurt Lebanon, PA

“Using PA Power Switch, AEP [Energy] had the best prices available for the contract terms and no cancellation fee. The enrollment process is a breeze and I feel comfortable reaching out if I ever have any questions or concerns. Going with AEP, I doubt you’ll be disappointed!”
– Brad Mount Joy, PA

Frequently Asked Questions

AEP Energy is a certified competitive retail electricity and natural gas supply provider. We operate in 27 service territories in six states and Washington, D.C., supplying electricity for more than 460,000 residential and business customers. We take pride in making it easy for customers to buy, manage, and use energy. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of AEP, one of the largest electric utilities in the United States.

Our price plans require a contract that outlines the terms and conditions, price, and cancellation and renewal provisions.

Many of our price plans do not have an early termination fee if you cancel before the end of your agreement. Please carefully review the terms and conditions of your contract.

Your service may begin as soon as six days after enrollment. You will receive a confirmation letter from your utility that will provide your specific start date.

It’s easy to enroll with AEP Energy. You can join online or give us a call toll-free at 1-855-300-7192.

Have your most recent electricity bill handy so that you can share your account information:


10-digit Account Number for PECO customers

20-digit Customer Number for West Penn Power, Penelec, Met-Ed, and Penn Power customers

10-digit Account Number for Pennsylvania Power & Light (PPL) customers

10-digit Supplier Agreement ID Number for Duquesne Light customers

There is no equipment to install or any changes in wiring or hardware, and you won’t experience any interruptions as a result of enrolling with AEP Energy. Nothing will change with your electricity delivery.

AEP Energy notifies your electric distribution company. Enrolling with AEP Energy does not eliminate or cancel your current electric distribution company service. You will remain a customer of your current electric distribution company. They will continue to read your meter, send you one bill that contains all of your charges, and provide maintenance and emergency services.

If your local distribution company issues a switching fee, AEP Energy will cover the charge. However, switching fees should not be confused with early termination fees. Please carefully review the terms and conditions of your contract.