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What is the Illinois Commerce Commission?

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) plays an important role in energy choice. They facilitate competitive supplier choices, certify that competitive electricity suppliers have met strict requirements for doing business in Illinois, and host Plug In Illinois, a tool that consumers can use to compare electricity options.

Current Price to Compare IL Rates

Utility Company Price per kwh
Ameren Electric 6.776¢ / kwh
Commonwealth Edison 7.006¢ / kwh

Since 2002, more than 3.1 million households and over 250,000 businesses in Illinois have taken advantage of energy choice. Consumers from large industrial plants to residential households located in the Ameren Illinois and Comed service areas have the ability to shop around for their electricity supply.

How is Choose Energy Different than Plug In Illinois?

Like Plug In Illinois, you can compare plans at ChooseEnergy.com, but our easy-to use online marketplace offers additional benefits.

  • Compare and shop all in one place: Compare plans, see actual rates in real time and make the switch all in one place.
  • Shop only the best plans: With the hundreds of plans available to you, how do you know if the rate displayed isn’t just a teaser rate or that it’s worked for others. We don’t show you discounted teaser rates and we give our customers the opportunity to rate their experiences with suppliers, so you can shop smart.
  • Find rates you can’t find anywhere else: Thanks to our strong relationships with suppliers, we can even negotiate unique rates for our customers.
  • Find the option that fits your lifestyle: Whether your priority is saving money, stable monthly bills, or going green with renewable energy, we make it easy to sort through your options.
  • Get the support you need: We provide ongoing support and even notify you when your plan is about to expire so you can avoid price increases and shop again.

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