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Supplier Plan Energy Term Length Rate
Constellation Energy 6 month fixed 6.49¢
Constellation Energy 12 month fixed 7.19¢
Constellation Energy 12 month fixed 7.49¢
Constellation Energy 24 month fixed 7.49¢
North American Power 12 month fixed 7.29¢

Waukegan energy rates

Waukegan is the ninth-largest city in Illinois, with a population of about 95,000. As a neighbor of big northern cities like Chicago, Green Bay, and Milwaukee, Waukegan experiences similar energy rates: prices are typically the highest during the brutal winters in this area.

Generally, prices drop during the mild summers here. Waukegan electricity rates range from 6.75 to 9.99 cents per kWh while natural gas rates are between 43.9 to 46.9 cents per therm.

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Waukegan energy deregulation

Illinois began phasing in deregulation in 1997, completing the process in 2007. Prior to energy deregulation, a single utility company in Waukegan was responsible for supplying electricity, delivering electricity, collecting payment, and handling sales. Because this company held a monopoly, it could set artificially high prices.

With deregulation, commercial and residential consumers in Waukegan now have more choices. While the utility still handles the transmission and delivery of energy, customers can now choose from a variety of energy suppliers who offer a range of different energy plans.

Waukegan utility companies & energy providers

In Waukegan, the primary utility or wire company is Commonwealth Edison Co. One of the fastest growing utility companies in the U.S., Commonwealth Edison Co. provides service to most of Illinois. Com Ed will continue to deliver your electricity no matter who your supplier is. That means you can switch providers without any interruption in service.

Choose Energy has partnered with Champion Energy, Spark Energy, and Direct Energy to provide electricity to Waukegan residents and businesses. These companies offer a variety of choices and are sure to offer a plan that’s right for you.

Waukegan renewable energy

Illinois is also a leader when it comes to renewable energy sources. According to the U.S. Government, Illinois ranks 19th among all states in electricity generated by renewable energy sources such as sun, wind, or geothermal heat.

Following in the state's footsteps, the city of Waukegan has launched many initiatives to be more green-friendly. In order to provide an environmentally friendly energy source in Waukegan, Choose Energy has partnered with AEP Energy, which supplies energy from sustainable sources for both business and residential customers.

Waukegan Energy Facts

1324

Average Home Size

466

Average Monthly Usage (kWh)

$32.04

Avg Monthly Bill

63%

Avg to Peak

-30%

Avg to Trough

$52.22

Peak Bill

$22.43

Lowest Bill

$168

Potential Annual Savings

Waukegan energy suppliers

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