Pittsburgh Electricity Supplier

Great electricity rates in Pittsburgh, PA.

You have energy choice. Make a smart switch. Choose AEP Energy, an Electric Generation Supplier.

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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.

All homeowners have electric bills, but your neighbor’s price plan may be much lower than yours. Why? Her Electric generation supplier (EGS) is AEP Energy.

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.

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Renewable electricity in Pittsburgh.

We offer a unique plan that allows our Pittsburgh-area 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.

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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.

Pittsburgh is positively electric.

From the banks of the Allegheny River to the top of U.S. Steel Tower, AEP Energy offers efficient and affordable energy plans throughout the region.

AEP Energy is an electric generation supplier serving all of Southwestern PA.

Pittsburgh and its surrounding counties have a rich history, and AEP Energy is proud to be an Electric Generation Supplier (EGS).

Energy deregulation allows homeowners in counties like Allegheny, Beaver, Westmoreland, Washington, Armstrong, and Fayette to choose an energy provider that best fits their energy needs.

The people of the 412 and 724 are salt of the earth, and we’re proud to provide electricity supply plans that allow them to live comfortably. Families can depend on AEP Energy for budget certainty with stable energy rates to keep their homes warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Power their televisions for Steelers, Pirates, and Penguins games. Keep the lights on for family and guests.

AEP Energy offers electricity plans to almost all towns in the Pittsburgh region, including: Bethel Park, Cranberry, Hempfield, Mount Lebanon, Monroeville, Moon, North Huntington, New Castle, Penn Hills, Peters Twp, Plum, Shaler, Unity, and many more. Zip codes include:

15006, 15007, 15014, 15015, 15017, 15018, 15020, 15024, 15025, 15028, 15030, 15031, 15032, 15034, 15035, 15037, 15044, 15045, 15046, 15047, 15049, 15051, 15056, 15064, 15065, 15071, 15075, 15076, 15082, 15084, 15086, 15088, 15090, 15091, 15101, 15102, 15104, 15106, 15108, 15110, 15112, 15116, 15120, 15122, 15123, 15126, 15127, 15129, 15131, 15132, 15133, 15134, 15135, 15136, 15137, 15139, 15140, 15142, 15143, 15144, 15145, 15146, 15147, 15148, 15201, 15202, 15203, 15204, 15205, 15206, 15207, 15208, 15209, 15210, 15211, 15212, 15213, 15214, 15215, 15216, 15217, 15218, 15219, 15220, 15221, 15222, 15223, 15224, 15225, 15226, 15227, 15228, 15229, 15230, 15231, 15232, 15233, 15234, 15235, 15236, 15237, 15238, 15239, 15241, 15242, 15243, 15244, 15261, 15268, 15275, 15290, 15095, 15096, 15240, 15250, 15251, 15252, 15253, 15254, 15255, 15257, 15258, 15259, 15260, 15262, 15264, 15265, 15267, 15270, 15272, 15274, 15276, 15277, 15278, 15279, 15281, 15282, 15283, 15286, 15289, 15295

Pittsburgh residents can choose the best electricity supplier for their needs. AEP Energy offers competitive price plans and renewable energy options.

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Electric distribution companies in the Pittsburgh Region.

AEP Energy as an Electric Generation Supplier (EGS) serves residents whose Pittsburgh-area electric utility company is one of the following:

Duquesne Light Company

Duquesne Light Company delivers reliable and safe energy to more than half a million customers in southwestern Pennsylvania.

West Penn Power

West Penn Power is part of First Energy, one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems and regulated distribution companies. The companies operate more than 269,000 miles of distribution lines and serve 6 million customers in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Why Pittsburgh chooses AEP Energy.

Customers in your area are very pleased. See what they are saying.

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AEP Energy is a very earth-friendly and supportive customer resource. I highly recommend to anyone looking to make some difference toward reducing greenhouse gas and the global warming phenomenon. AEP Energy gives me that opportunity with its variety and price range. I renewed because I believe it is a responsible company, reliable and eco-friendly.

D.W. Altoona, PA

I find dealing with companies over the phone a pain. I have to say dealing with the AEP [Energy] Enrollment Specialist was one of the BEST experiences I’ve had. He was clear about the services, answered all my questions, and checked to be sure I understood everything. I especially appreciated knowing that an outside company verifies what AEP Energy and I agreed to. Great service.

Mark B Allison Park, PA

Good price. I trust AEP [Energy] and its very reliable service.

Mike F. Oakmont, PA

I chose AEP [Energy] because they offer renewable energy credits at a competitive price, and they don’t try any shady business. There are no early termination fees, no jacking up the price when your contract ends. Straightforward product description, informing you when your contract ends and moves to month-to-month.

Allison G. Pittsburgh, PA

Easy setup. Great company.

Robert H. Scott Township, PA

I have been an AEP Energy customer for some time now and recently reenrolled again. I scan the electric rates weekly as they are posted and have done this for years. I am pleased that AEP Energy has continually been in the fair market range of prices. I am most pleased that there are no fees to change out or incur and that billing has always been correct and no issues in the years of service.

Mike P. Pittsburgh, PA

AEP [Energy] offers the most competitive rates without any entanglements (monthly service fees, cancelation fees, etc.). Additionally, their website was very user-friendly and a snap to use. Before pulling the trigger on your provider decision, you owe it to yourself to visit AEP [Energy].

Robert T. Bethel Park

I’m pleased to say that I’ve been with AEP Energy for several years now and have renewed my agreement many times. I find their rate per KWH very competitive (if not the lowest per KWH). I have never had a problem and plan on staying with AEP Energy.

Tom G. Johnstown, PA

I am always pleased with AEP Energy as my supplier. I never had any issues, and their prices are great! I will be with them indefinitely and suggest anyone who reads this to check them out. You won’t be disappointed!

Rich S. Altoona, PA

I am always pleased with AEP Energy as my supplier. I never had any issues, and their prices are great! I will be with them indefinitely and suggest anyone who reads this to check them out. You won’t be disappointed!

Rich S. Altoona, PA

Frequently Asked Questions

Enrollment

  • No. Most Public Utilities Commissions have only allowed investor owned utilities to participate in electric choice. Municipal electric cooperatives do not participate in electric choice.

  • There is no equipment to install or any changes in wiring or hardware. You also won’t experience any interruptions as a result of enrolling with AEP Energy and there will be no changes in your electricity delivery.

  • Eligibility rules for assistance programs can vary by state and/or utility. Please contact your local utility for more information. In Pennsylvania, we can enroll customers who are currently on a Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP) or Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and you will not notice a change with regard to your PIPP or LIHEAP benefits.

  • Unfortunately, if you owe money to the local utility, you are not eligible to enroll with AEP Energy until your balance has been paid.

  • No, AEP Energy will take care of notifying the local utility. Enrolling with AEP Energy does not eliminate or cancel your current local utility service. You will remain a customer of your current local utility as they will continue to read your meter, send you one bill that contains all of your charges and provide maintenance and emergency services.

  • In most cases, your service will begin on the next available meter-read date after your local utility accepts your enrollment. This typically takes up to 45-75 days after we receive your enrollment form. In Pennsylvania, our service may begin as soon as three days after enrollment. You will receive a confirmation letter from your local utility that will provide your specific start date.

  • Switching fees are a cost imposed by your local utility (with the exception of Pennsylvania) that you may incur as a result of changing suppliers. However, AEP Energy will cover those charges. Please note – switching fees should not be confused with early termination fees. Many price plans do not include an early termination fee, however, please carefully review the terms and conditions of your contract.

  • Many of our price plans do not have an early termination fee if you cancel prior to the end of your agreement. However, please carefully review the terms and conditions of your contract. In Pennsylvania, keep in mind that no supplier is allowed to charge an early termination fee during the last month of your agreement.

  • Yes, our price plans will require that you enter into a contract. Your agreement will outline the terms and conditions including your price and term length, as well as cancellation and renewal provisions.

  • AEP Energy has a variety of electricity product offerings to meet your energy needs. Click here to see the price plans for your area.

  • You will need to provide AEP Energy with your account name and service address as listed on your utility bill, as well as your utility account number. Some utilities use various forms of account numbers or identifiers for their customers. Click here to use our Utility Number Reference Guide to help you find your utility account number and identify what type of information to provide AEP Energy.

  • It’s easy to enroll with AEP Energy! Simply enroll online by browsing the price plans for your area or give us a call at 1-855-300-7192.

General

  • Renewable energy comes from natural sources that are infinite and constantly replenished, like sunlight and wind. Choosing renewable energy is a sustainable and environmentally-friendly way to power your home. Learn more about renewable energy and its benefits here.

  • 1. If moving to a location within the same service area: You may be able to keep AEP Energy as your existing supplier when you move to a new address within the same service area with a program called Seamless Move. You should call your electric distribution company to provide a disconnect date for the old account and a connect date for the new account within the same phone call. If you are eligible for the Seamless Move program, you will be able to keep AEP Energy at your new location without interruption. For more information about the Seamless Move program, please contact your electric distribution company.

    2. If moving to a location in a new service area in Pennsylvania served by AEP Energy: You may be able arrange for AEP Energy as your supplier on the connect date for your new location with a program called Instant Connect. Call your electric distribution company to set-up service at the new location and then contact one of our Customer Care Representatives toll free at 1-866-258-3782 to let us know your plans. Although you can’t transfer your agreement to the new location, you can sign up your new location under a new agreement. We’ll take care of the details to coordinate supply service beginning day one.

    3. If moving to a location in a service area outside of Pennsylvania: If you are moving to a new home or apartment outside of your current service area, call your electric distribution company to place a disconnect order and arrange for service at the new location. Then contact one of our Customer Care Representatives toll free at 1-866-258-3782 or by completing the form here to let us know your plans. Although you can’t transfer your agreement to the new location, you can sign up your new location under a new agreement if it is within a service area that we serve. Click here to see what markets we serve.

  • Many price plans do not include an early termination fee, however, please refer to your service agreement for cancellation provisions.

  • Many consumers have the power to choose an electricity and natural gas supplier, like AEP Energy. If your home is located in a deregulated state, you can choose who supplies your generation and transmission services and what price you pay for it. This allows you to choose the supply plan and contract length that works for you. To learn more about how energy choice works and its benefits, click here.