Alberta’s reputation is built on its role as an energy producer. From its position in the oil industry to its strong hold on the energy market in general, Alberta really is all about energy production. In fact, a number of its cities have been founded based on an economy of oil, natural gas, and ... [Continue Reading]
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Learn about local energy providers and choose the one that's right for you. We can help you compare rates and find the best opportunity for energy savings.
Alberta energy companies are divided into two categories: regulated-rate companies and competitive retailers. With our resources, you'll identify and connect with providers who best meet your specific business or residential needs.
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If you are looking for cheap electricity rates to power your home or business in Northern Alberta, then you already know that finding a supplier that is going to offer you a reasonable rate isn’t quite as simple as it seems. There are a lot of variables to factor in, and the further the plan gets ... [Continue Reading]
Alberta’s NDP government is taking the PC government, circa 2000, of Ralph Klein to court over an escape clause in the Power Purchase Agreements that is allowing big power companies to step out of their 20-year contracts early, potentially leaving consumers to foot the $2 billion deficit. The ... [Continue Reading]
In 1985, Alberta began deregulating its natural gas market, and followed suit with the deregulation of electricity providers in 1996. For consumers, this means you can choose the energy provider that’s right for you.
When it comes to purchasing electricity or natural gas for your home or business, there are two types of energy providers operating in Alberta. The first are regulated-rate companies, which offer regulated (RRO) rates for natural gas and electricity. Regulated providers’ prices are determined monthly by the Alberta Utilities Commission, and they are required to charge you at the current regulated rate. Alternatively, competitive retailers are companies licensed by the province of Alberta to sell and electricity throughout the province, without geographic restrictions. Their rates are solely determined by the retailer.
At EnergyRates.ca, we can help you compare the various energy providers and their rates, and find the best deal for your electricity and natural gas needs. Working hand in hand, we’ll identify the company that will be the best fit, and keep your long-term energy prices as low as possible. Contact us today for a free consultation.