How to Choose the Right Chicago Electricity Plan for You
Selecting the right electricity company in Chicago, Illinois should be convenient, simple and quick. At times it may seem like choosing an electricity plan is a daunting task and there are too many different types of electricity options in Chicago for you to choose from. XOOM Energy can provide the peace of mind and simplicity needed in this seemingly complex industry to help you choose the best plan for you and get the price you require. That’s why it is best to understand what your needs are and educate yourself before you start the process of choosing the right energy plan.
Depending on your situation, choosing the right plan for you could rely on whether you need a long-term or short-term option and what price would be ideal. Not all Chicago energy plans are created equal, so choosing between a fixed energy price or a variable energy price could factor into what suits you best. You may be a homeowner with a large family who could benefit from the stability and security of a long-term contract, or you could be in a temporary living situation where a shorter-term plan like a month-to-month no-contract option would be more beneficial. XOOM Energy has the right options to help you choose which type of energy plans are perfect for you.
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Types of Electricity Plans in Chicago, Illinois
Having different energy plans available means you get to choose a plan that offers great benefits and deals and the services to meet your needs. XOOM Energy offers an extensive list of special price options in Chicago and provides an assortment of different energy plans to meet your budget and energy needs. Energy plans and services that XOOM Energy offers extensively to Chicago, Illinois include month-to-month electricity plans, no deposit electricity plans, renewable energy electricity plans, and electricity plans for business services. XOOM Energy offers a variety of variable electricity plans and fixed electricity plans in Chicago. It is as simple as just entering in your zip code to compare the different special prices and plans available near you.
No Deposit Electricity Plans in Chicago, IL*
XOOM Energy offers a variety of no deposit Energy plans in Chicago, Illinois. No deposit plans are a convenient and hassle-free option that is straight forward and allows you to get up and running quickly. The benefit of getting energy services connected quickly without having to put a big down payment upfront or having to go through the obstacles of a credit check is ideal in many typical living situations.
This type of energy plan is fitting for someone wanting to pay month-to-month for their electricity to avoid missing payments. Short term housing and apartment leasing may be the perfect situations for some of XOOM Energy’s month-to-month and no deposit plans. Some of XOOM Energy’s fixed price plans might be eligible for no deposit as well based on payment history and credit ratings. Check out the prices and compare no deposit electricity options in Chicago by entering in your zip code.
*No deposit electricity plans offered in:
CT: Connecticut Light & Power, United Illuminating
DC: Pepco DC
IL: Ameren, ComEd
MA: Eversource Energy (formerly WMECO), National Grid – Massachusetts Electric, National Grid – Nantucket Electric
MD: Baltimore Gas & Electric, Delmarva Power, FirstEnergy – Potomac Edison, Pepco
NJ: PSE&G, Jersey Central Power & Light, Atlantic City Electric, Rockland Electric
NY: Central Hudson Gas & Electric, Consolidated Edison, National Grid – Upstate, NYSEG, Orange & Rockland, Rochester Gas & Electric
OH: Duke Energy
PA: Duquesne Light, FirstEnergy – Met-Ed, FirstEnergy – Penelec, FirstEnergy – Penn Power, FirstEnergy – West Penn Power, PECO, PPL Utilities, UGI Electric
Chicago Month-To-Month Electricity Plans**
XOOM Energy offers flexible month-to-month electricity plan options in Chicago, Illinois. A month-to-month electricity plan, also known as a variable price plan, is a great way to stay in control of your bill without having the burden of a lengthy long-term contract. A month-to-month plan can be a great option for people who live in apartments or short-term leasing. XOOM Energy provides reliable service and an assortment of plans and pricing options to choose from in Chicago.
Paying month-to-month helps keep you connected and gives you the freedom you need to change plans on your own without any binding one- or two-year contracts. Aside from the freedom and flexibility, there are a lot of other pros to choosing a monthly energy plan, including the benefit of having no huge up-front deposit, no hidden fees, and even no credit checks. Month-to-month energy plans also have some cons, such as the risk of energy price increases and not knowing what your energy bill will be from month-to-month. If you think a month-to-month energy plan might be something that could benefit you, then enter your zip code and compare the XOOM Energy prices in Chicago.
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Fixed Price Electricity Plans***
XOOM Energy offers a variety of fixed price electricity plans in Chicago, IL. Fixed price electricity plans allow you the comfort of locking in a constant price from the beginning of your service that will stay the same throughout the duration of your contract. The fixed energy price you agree to will stay constant rather than fluctuating with the energy price changes from month to month. Fixed price energy plans will provide the most benefit to Chicago customers who own their own homes or are part of a long-term lease because of the price stability factor.
The price protection and peace of mind that a fixed price energy plan provides are ideal for homeowners to understand what the bill will look like each month with no surprises. There are a few cons to keep in mind when choosing a fixed price plan. If the price of energy drops significantly, you will not see the benefits of a reduced energy price factored into your bill. However, if energy prices increase, you will stay locked into your price regardless. Enter your zip code to check out the various fixed price electricity options in Chicago.
***Pricing and plans may vary
Variable Price Electricity Plans***
The exact opposite of a fixed price energy plan is a variable price electricity plan. XOOM Energy has an assortment of variable price electricity plans in Chicago, Illinois. With a variable price energy plan, you typically don’t have a long-term contract.
A variable price plan is a perfect choice for someone who is mindful of their electricity usage and can accommodate accordingly during peak pricing times. Some of the cons of a variable price energy plan are the risk of an energy increase in price and not knowing what your energy bill will be from month-to-month. However, this option offers many pros, like not having a long-term contract or commitment. With a variable price electricity plan, you are free to change your plan at your convenience without the penalties associated with long-term options. Enter your zip code to see the variable prices in Chicago.
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Renewable Electricity Plans
Do your part for the environment with renewable energy choices available in Chicago, Illinois. XOOM Energy takes pride in conservation, protecting the environment and figuring out new ways to make sure we have sustainable energy sources for the future. Let XOOM Energy help you do your part by choosing a renewable energy plan available to you in Chicago. Renewable energy electricity is comprised of sustainable energy sources like wind, solar, hydrogen and other renewable technologies. This is a great option for people who want to reduce their carbon footprint and support future clean power development technology.
XOOM Energy purchases Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) on behalf of their voluntary renewable energy customers. An REC represents the property rights to the environmental, social, and other nonpower qualities of renewable electricity generation. RECs provide flexibility in procuring renewable energy across a diverse geographical area and applying the renewable attributes to the electricity use at a facility of choice. This flexibility allows organizations to support renewable energy development and protect the environment when renewable energy products are not locally available. RECs can be generated from a variety of renewable sources, including but not limited to solar, wind and hydro.
XOOM Energy offers sustainable and renewable energy options in Chicago with no difference or impact on your energy quality and no extra work needed from you. Renewable energy is slightly different than traditional energy due to limited resources and availability. The only difference in having a renewable energy plan is the amount of good you are doing for the environment and the future. Type in your zip code to compare and see what types of renewable energy electricity plans are available in your area.
Electricity Prices for Chicago Businesses
XOOM Energy can help you find the ideal energy solutions and plans for your business in Chicago, Illinois. We offer innovative business plans, combined with excellent and unparalleled customer service. This all adds up to a great value for your business and solidifies that partnering with XOOM Energy is a powerful decision for any business.
The benefits of choosing XOOM Energy to be your provider include being able to lock in your price and protecting your business from the uncertainty that you’ve come to expect with energy bills. Get stability for the duration of your term and have the peace of mind you deserve.
High energy usage makes it even more important to choose the price and plan that benefits your business’s time and money. XOOM Energy provides business owners the ability to examine all the options available and compare Chicago business energy prices. Enter your zip code to see the different electricity plans for business locations side by side to compare prices and options.