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***JANUARY 1, 2019 UPDATE***
All Somerville Local Green Community Choice Aggregation program options will offer savings over Eversource’s newly released winter Basic Service rates

Somerville program rates versus Eversource winter Basic Service rates are shown below.

Rate Class

New Community Electricity Program “Somerville Local Green” Five (5) Percent Local Renewable Energy
(Standard Product – No Action Required)

“Somerville 100% Local Green”
One Hundred (100) Percent Local Renewable Energy

“Somerville Basic” No Additional Local Renewable Energy

Current NSTAR Electric Company (Eversource) Utility Basic Service (Supply Services Only)

Residential

$0.10538/kWh

$0.13198/kWh

$0.10398/kWh

$0.13704/kWh

Small Business

$0.10538/kWh

$0.13198/kWh

$0.10398/kWh

$0.13301/kWh

Large Business

$0.10538/kWh

$0.13198/kWh

$0.10398/kWh

$0.17381/kWh NEMA*

Duration

July 2017 – January 2020
Rates apply to service beginning and ending on the days of the month that your meter is read in your service area.

January – June 2019
Residential & Small Business rates change every six months.
*Large Business rates change every three months.

PRESS RELEASE, MAY 22, 2017

SOMERVILLE ANNOUNCES NEW COMMUNITY CHOICE ELECTRICITY PROGRAM
Program aims to reduce electricity costs while introducing renewable energy sources


This City hosted the Somerville Community Choice Electricity Information Session on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Details:
Somerville High School Library
81 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143

Presenter: Mr. Philip Carr, Good Energy, LP