Great Electricity Rates in the Erie Area

Erie has 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 the AEP Energy Reward Store

Believe it.

Do you know what your fellow Erieites pay for electricity? You may be interested to know that some likely have better plans than you. How? They are using AEP Energy as their Electric Generation Supplier (EGS). 

As a team, AEP Energy has made certain that switching your EGS is hassle-free. We have also worked hard to ensure that you have access to better rates. In fact, AEP Energy, an EGS, has helped thousands of people in the Erie area save money.

With AEP Energy, you get secure electricity prices. You also get the same bill and service from your local utility. Plus, we sell power at market-based prices. This means you are protected from potentially volatile and fluctuating electricity rates. The benefit is a fixed price, no early termination fees, and peace of mind.

Rely on AEP Energy to be your electric supplier. We are not only a part of one of the largest and oldest energy companies in the United States, we are also committed to complete customer satisfaction.

Helping Flagship City Live Green

Erie-area customers can support a cleaner environment while getting electricity service with an AEP Energy supply plan.

ECO-Advantage® is a plan that matches 100% of your electricity usage with national Green-e® Energy certified wind Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs). When you buy and pair RECs with your electricity service, you get and use renewable electricity.

RECs also help build a market for renewable electricity and reduces greenhouse gas emissions. That means ECO-Advantage® helps you make a positive environmental impact without having to use expensive equipment or pay additional costs. It’s a win-win.

Let AEP Energy be your renewable 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

Energy Choice for Residents of Erie, PA

Northwestern PA is a great place to “pursue your happiness.” Attractions like Presque Isle State Park and Waldameer & Water World are magnificent places for residents to build rich memories. So, whether you and your family live near Bicentennial Tower and Gannon University or close to the Downtown Historic District and Allegheny College, AEP Energy can work for you. From Presque Isle to Woodcock Lake and all areas in between, there is a plan that fits your location.

Powering The Workshop of the World

Erie and Crawford counties have a rich history that began long before they were incorporated and that continues today.

Energy deregulation in Erie and Crawford has helped homeowners throughout the area take greater control of their energy costs. This means they don’t have to buy energy from the local utility company. They can choose the energy supplier and plan that meets their energy needs best.

Families in northwestern PA can be sure their homes are warm in the winter and cool in the summer, while feeling confident they will have energy rates that are stable. Whether they root for the Browns and Cavs to the southwest, the Bills and Sabres to the northeast, or one of the minor league teams right in Erie, families in the area can rely on AEP Energy to keep the power running to their televisions.

AEP Energy is a Pennsylvania Electric Generation Supplier. We offer electricity plans to almost every town in the Erie area, including: Corry, Edinboro, Erie, Girard, Lake City, Lawrence Park, Meadville, North East, Northwest Harborcreek, Titusville, Union City, Wesleyville, and many more.

Erie and Crawford offer residents of each of these locations a number of competing energy companies, which allows people to pick the supplier that fits their needs. AEP Energy has price plans and renewable energy options that are among the most competitive.

Electric Companies in the Erie Area

The following electric distribution companies (EDS) provide the distribution and transmission of electric power in Erie and Crawford counties and the surrounding areas.

Penelec (FirstEnergy)

Penelec is one of FirstEnergy’s ten regulated distribution companies that together form one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems. Penelec serves 600,000 customers in northwestern Pennsylvania.

Why Erie Chooses AEP Energy

AEP Energy customers in the Erie area are very pleased. Read what they have to say.

“AEP Energy’s rate are more than competitive! The renewal process was quick & simple. The Representative I worked with was professional, personable, knowledgeable, polite & most helpful. I was able to lock in a good rate for 12-months versus only 6-months on my last agreement. Highly recommend AEP [Energy] as your electric supplier.”
– Willie O., Erie, PA

“Love this company. Last year I researched rates and found AEP Energy to have the lowest rate for my needs. Just renewed for another year at an even lower rate. It’s nice to know there’s no cancellation fee, but I’m sure I’ll have no need for that. And I’ve found their customer service to be very efficient and the reps pleasant to deal with.”
– Patricia C., Meadville, PA

“I enrolled with AEP Energy initially because of the low price. I have an all electric home, so price is important. I was pleasantly surprised to find a company that appears to value my business.”
– Brian S., Franklin, PA

“I have used AEP [Energy] for my electric for over 3 years and have been consistently pleased with their price and easy to use web based services. I highly recommend AEP Energy to anyone looking for a supplier!”
– Pat G., Erie, PA

“I have been an AEP [Energy] customer for several years. The company is very reliable, has competitive rates and no cancellation fee. I have told several family members about AEP Energy and they too have switched and they like it also. Their reward store is just another plus.”
– Barbara J., Erie, PA

“AEP [Energy] makes it easy to switch and rewarding to stay. They also do more than provide energy. They provide energy-saving solutions and encourage a responsible use of energy.”
– Seth C., Erie, 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 energy companies 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. For Penelec customers, we just need your 20-digit Customer Number.

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 from your current electricity provider. Please carefully review the terms and conditions of your contract.