Following the passage of a 2012 referendum by majority vote, the Village of Itasca contracted to procure lower-cost electric supply for residents and small businesses. The Village has renewed the electric aggregation program for a 15-month term with Dynegy Energy Services at a fixed rate of 6.806¢ per kWh. The new contract ends October 2018. By the end of the current contract, the average participating ratepayer since inception will have saved $373, for a cumulative Village-wide savings just over $1 million.
There is no enrollment fee to join, and no early termination fee to leave the program.
|ComEd supply rate to June 2018||7.185¢ per kWh|
|Itasca program rate with Dynegy Energy to October 2018||6.806¢ per kWh|
Notices will be mailed to residents and small businesses on May 31st, with a response deadline three weeks later. Ratepayers receiving an opt out notice need do nothing to be automatically enrolled. Ratepayers not currently enrolled in Itasca’s program, but who are enrolled with a supplier in their own private contract will receive informative, opt in notices. That group will not be automatically enrolled, but may take action to do so by calling Dynegy at 844-351-7691 and asking for the Itasca rate.
Again, all residents and small businesses will automatically be enrolled unless they:
Please note: No one will ever come to your home or call to enroll you in the Village’s program. Should you be contacted by anyone purporting to represent the Village, Dynegy, or ComEd, please take the solicitor’s information and contact the Illinois Commerce Commission at their Consumer Services Division complaint line: 800-524-0795. If you require any assistance with the program, call the Village’s electric consultant, NIMEC at 800-856-3404 to leave your question and callback number. You will be contacted within 24 hours regarding the issue.
Dynegy Energy is certified by the Illinois Commerce Commission as an Alternative Retail Electricity Supplier, with offices located in southern Illinois.
The Illinois Commerce Commission offers more information about energy deregulation in Illinois and energy supply choices at www.pluginillinois.org.
For questions about your electric account, do not call Village Hall; call the Village of Itasca aggregation program supplier: Dynegy Energy Services at 844-351-7691.
If you require additional assistance, call NIMEC at 800-856-3404 to leave your question and callback number. You will be contacted within 24 hours regarding the issue.
To report an electrical outage, or for questions pertaining to your ComEd bill, call ComEd at 800-334-7661.