Eversource and NRG Are Massachusetts Electricity Suppliers

Electric Rates


Energy Switch MA provides an online service that helps customers find competitive best electric company supply products.The Department of Public Utilities (DPU) licenses competitive electricity suppliers and manages Energy Switch MA, an online platform that lets customers compare current electric rates and offers, as well as contract terms from several competitive suppliers, review various sources of electricity and make a selection depending on their household’s usage of electricity and preferences as well as their needs.

National Grid and Unitil

The DPU also has licenses for National Grid and Unitil, the largest utility companies in the Commonwealth. These utilities are required by law to provide a basic service to all their customers by law.

They offer customers the option of switching to a less expensive provider for their electricity supply. This can result in an lower cost per Kilowatt hour (kWh). In comparison to the price a customer receives from their utility, this could be a significant move to reduce the cost of energy supply.


NRG is a top Massachusetts electric supplier with competitive plans that are available to customers across the state. NRG is committed providing high quality electricity plans that are simple to comprehend and excellent customer service. NRG is an active member of the Retail Energy Advancement League (REAL) and is dedicated to helping Massachusetts residents cut their energy costs and encourage local renewable energy development by providing 100 percent MA Class I renewable energy credits.

Energy Switch MA has many different products that can help customers save money on their electric bills with fixed-price options that lock in prices for a predetermined period of time and provide price assurance. Certain contracts are available for up to three years, and permit customers to receive a discount on their basic winter electric bill by locking in the rate for a certain period of time.