Tuesday, August 9, 2022
HomeFoster's Daily DemocratSurging electric bills to sting NH customers: Here's how much, why and...

Surging electric bills to sting NH customers: Here’s how much, why and how to get help.

Published on

Megan Fernandes
Fosters Daily Democrat

New Hampshire residents are expected to take a hit on their electric bills through the rest of 2022. The supply rate for Eversource, is more than doubling, adding more than $70 to an average home’s monthly bill, according to the utility company.

We take a look here at what this means for New Hampshire residents, why it’s happening and what kind of help is available in the state:

How much is my bill going up?

New Hampshire Eversource residential customers will see their default service rate is proposed to increase from 10.669 cents per kilowatt hour to 22.566 cents per kilowatt hour on Aug. 1.

With this adjustment to the default energy service rate, on average, an Eversource residential electric customer in New Hampshire who uses 600 kilowatt hours of power each month will see a bill increase of approximately $71.39 per month.

Continue reading…

Latest articles

Mysterious family of Bigfoot spotted in downtown Rochester

The Rochester Police Department has received several reports of Bigfoot sightings in the downtown...

Absentee Ballots Now Available, Supervisors of the Checklist Session scheduled for 9/7/22

Absentee Ballots Now Available Absentee Ballots for the September 13, 2022, State Primary Election are...

Frisbie Hospital plans to send baby deliveries to Portsmouth. State AG says not so fast.

Karen Dandurant Fosters Daily DemocratFrisbie Memorial Hospital is facing a review by the New Hampshire...

Lilac City Pediatrics move to bring end of an era: ‘Dr. Hoerman made us feel like family’

Karen Dandurant Fosters Daily DemocratWhen Lilac City Pediatrics aligned with Greater Seacoast Community Health four years ago, Dr....

More like this

Mysterious family of Bigfoot spotted in downtown Rochester

The Rochester Police Department has received several reports of Bigfoot sightings in the downtown...

Absentee Ballots Now Available, Supervisors of the Checklist Session scheduled for 9/7/22

Absentee Ballots Now Available Absentee Ballots for the September 13, 2022, State Primary Election are...

Frisbie Hospital plans to send baby deliveries to Portsmouth. State AG says not so fast.

Karen Dandurant Fosters Daily DemocratFrisbie Memorial Hospital is facing a review by the New Hampshire...