Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Electricity Rates & Plans

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Electricity Providers in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Wilkes-Barre—Pennsylvania’s 13th largest city by population—has a population of 44,086 people.

Competition is strong in the deregulated electricity market of Wilkes-Barre. Consumers are able to shop a number of different companies who provide the electricity to the area. This competition yields compelling electricity plans and cheaper prices per kilowatt-hour for residents in the area. It’s worth noting that there are less-than-reputable electricity suppliers that employ misleading marketing in a desperate bid to swindle vulnerable customers.

Keep yourself protected from sketchy energy providers with FindEnergy.com. Energy shopping requires a ton of research, and the Find Energy team has already done the legwork on the many different energy companies that do business in the Wilkes-Barre area. You can connect with reliable electricity suppliers through FindEnergy.com.

Be sure you’re getting the most compelling electricity plans in your location; type in your zip code. View the top choices for retail electric providers in Wilkes-Barre in the list below.

Wilkes-Barre, PA Residential Electricity Rates


Wilkes-Barre Averages

Usage801 kWh

Pennsylvania Averages

Usage767 kWh

United States Averages

Usage859 kWh

The present average rate of residential electricity in Wilkes-Barre is 20.66 cents per kWh. Currently, 17.04 cents per kWh and 15.76 cents for every kilowatt-hour are the state and national average respectively.

The average monthly energy bill that residents pay in Wilkes-Barre is $165.53. For the sake of comparison: the average monthly residential electricity bill in Pennsylvania is $130.8, and the average monthly residential energy bill nationwide is $135.34.

The actual amount of electricity you consume every month will directly impact your electricity bill amount. Energy plans aren’t so cut-and-dry, and the correlation between monthly kWh usage levels and particular energy rates is one that leaves a lot of consumers perplexed.

We eliminate this confusion by having a TOS with the plans we show on FindEnergy.com. The Terms of Service or TOS showcases crucial details about an energy plan. Leafing through the TOS will give you access to important electricity information such as rates, contract terms, generation sources, and emissions levels.

Find Energy has taken the first step of creating TOS highlights on the many different electricity plans available in the Wilkes-Barre area. FindEnergy.com features readily available information—conditions, terms, prices. etc.—on the most compelling energy offerings and the most reputable energy providers in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Enjoy the benefits of our online marketplace—head over to FindEnergy.com and enter your zip code. Buy the most attractive residential energy plans in your location using FindEnergy.com.

Find Energy has shortlisted your options to solely include the most attractive home electricity plans available in the Wilkes-Barre area; view the list below.

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Residential Electricity Plans


Wilkes-Barre, PA Commercial Electricity Rates


Wilkes-Barre Averages

Usage11,687 kWh

Pennsylvania Averages

Usage1,794 kWh

United States Averages

Usage5,604 kWh

Wilkes-Barre has a commercial electricity rate of 14.32 cents per kilowatt-hour. On a statewide level, business owners pay an average of 13.94 cents per kWh; while on a countrywide level, business owners pay an average of 12.01 cents per kilowatt-hour.

Wilkes-Barre area entrepreneurs spend $1,673.88 on their electricity bill every month, on average. On a state level, business owners pay a monthly average of $250.05; while on a national level, business owners pay a monthly average of $673.32.

There are few companies that can run daily operations without significant usage of electricity. While your residential electricity bill may not be a significant cost for your family, the average business electricity use is 12 times that of a residential property. Buying a competitive electricity plan is important for companies in many industries looking to cut expenses and keep up with the competition. Take the time to do the math (or use our marketplace tools instead) to see how much even a penny decrease in your price per kilowatt hour could save your company.

FindEnergy.com can request customized pricing for your business establishment if you constantly rack up an energy bill of more than $3,000.

You may be able to decrease your bill by 15% to 25% if you shop for your next electricity plan through our website.

Our online marketplace gets Wilkes-Barre business owners the most compelling commercial energy plans from only the most dependable electricity suppliers in the Wilkes-Barre area. Get the most compelling business energy plan available in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania—fill in your zip code.

Although there are quite a number of commercial electricity offerings available to businesses in the Wilkes-Barre area, here's a list of the most compelling ones.

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Commercial Electricity Plans


There are no Commercial plans available.

The following are a few reasons why you should at least compare your existing rate against custom business electricity rates:

  • Fixed-rate plans may create savings for years to come - Fixed rate plans are the recommended plan of choice here at Find Energy. These plans secure the best rates and ensure that you know how much you will be paying per kilowatt-hour every month.
  • The switching process is unnoticeable with zero service interruptions - Zero service disruptions will take place when switching suppliers. Your customers and employees will not notice any differences at any point during the changeover.
  • The whole switching process takes minutes - Our goal is to quickly and effectively help your business to save money as soon as possible. We've designed our purchasing experience to be as painless for you as possible. Simply submit your information. After you confirm your account with us, we will take care of the entire switching process. Find Energy will make sure that your organization is enjoying only the best deals from the most reliable electricity companies on the market.
  • Our team will handle the entire switching process - There isn't any need for a “break up” call with your current provider if you are not under contract. If you haven't signed a contract with an electricity provider, the entire transition can be handled by our team. If you aren't sure, however, we can check that for you too. If you are under contract, we still may be able to save you money, so reach out!
  • Look into better plans with no obligation - There is no obligation to buy a deal if you aren't impressed with the prices you receive. We've worked hard to make this process as risk free as possible for users. Look around. Review your options. Make the switch only if it makes sense. It's really that easy!

Getting a new electricity plan with Find Energy is easy. Just enter your zip code to get quotes on the best priced services in Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes-Barre, PA Utility Company

UGI Utilities is the main utility company that takes care of the distribution of electricity in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Regardless of where you get your energy from, if you're experiencing power failures or any other issues, you should contact UGI Utilities.

If you need to call UGI Utilities, you can do so at (800) 276-2722. You can also contact UGI Utilities online here.

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Electricity Rates Over Time


Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.215/kWh$0.130/kWh$211.27/mo.$92.52/mo.


Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.215/kWh$0.130/kWh$211.27/mo.$92.52/mo.

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Electricity FAQs


How should I pick an electricity company in Wilkes-Barre?

With many different electricity providers competing for your business, it is a smart move to make use of an online marketplace like Find Energy to help you evaluate your choices. You can do this by filling out your zip code on this page. Or if you want, you can look up individual company websites, and using an Excel sheet or a Word document, you can take note of and evaluate the different deals you find.

Who provides the cheapest electricity plans in Wilkes-Barre?

Here are the lowest electricity services available in Wilkes-Barre.

What electric company does Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania use?

Wilkes-Barre's electric utility company is UGI Utilities, although, Wilkes-Barre customers can buy their electricity directly from many different suppliers, including the ones listed below:

How do I find a green electricity plan in Wilkes-Barre?

Just type in your zip code, and you can shop for all available plans and take note of what percentage of each plan comes from green electricity.

What is the most affordable electricity provider in Wilkes-Barre?

Energy Harbor is currently carrying a residential plan priced at 8.19 cents per kWh, which is the lowest electricity plan we presently have in our online marketplace.

How many electricity companies are in Wilkes-Barre?

A total of 14 suppliers currently sell electricity in Wilkes-Barre.

What is a fair electricity rate in Wilkes-Barre?

The best plan offered in Wilkes-Barre is 8.19 cents per kWh, currently provided by Energy Harbor.

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-07