Electric Fact Sheets

Current Electric Rates (through September 2022)

Warning: Supply prices are increasing significantly. Visit CUBHelpCenter.com for tips on efficiency and other helpful information. 

ComEd

11.041 cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh) (Note: This is written on your bill as 0.11041) Note: The ComEd price increase is negated by a monthly credit made possible by the Climate & Equitable Jobs Act, or CEJA. Read more about the CEJA credit.

Ameren Illinois

10.628 cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh) (Note: This is written on your bill as 0.10628) Read our Q&A on the June 1 price spike.

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Electric Fact Sheets

Current Electric Rates (through May 2022)

ComEd

11.041 cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh) (Note: This is written on your bill as 0.11041)

Ameren Illinois

5.407 cents per kWh for 0-800 kWh (Note: This is written on your bill as 0.05407)

5.209 cents per kWh for usage over 800 kWh (Note: This is written on your bill as 0.05209)

Alternative Pricing Programs

Need Help Paying Your Bills?

  • The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Administered by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, LIHEAP is designed to help eligible low-income households pay for winter energy service. Read CUB’s fact sheet.
  • ComEd CARE Programs. ComEd’s programs provide financial assistance on electric bills for qualified customers.
  • Warm Neighbors Cool Friends. This Ameren program provides year-round energy bill payment assistance and home weatherization to make harsh winters and hot summers bearable. Eligible households can receive up to $350 to help pay for energy costs ($350 during the heating season and $200 during the cooling season.)
  • Ameren Payment Assistance. Ameren Illinois offers several forms of financial assistance, including short-term, one-time payment extensions and fixed monthly payment agreements to settle past balances.

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