Use the calculator below to compare your electricity supply costs to those of National Grid’s Basic Service costs, as well as to quantify the environmental benefits of participating in the Standard Green and New England Green options in the Swampscott Community Power program.

Please note: Your electricity delivery costs (the cost to bring electricity to your home or business) are determined by National Grid and will not be affected by your participation in Swampscott Community Power.

To use the calculator, find your monthly electricity use on your National Grid bill and enter it into the box below (kWh).

(Enter the number of kWh you use in any given month)

Swampscott Community Power Costs and Benefits

Standard Green (default)
100% renewable electricity, primarily from outside New England
New England Green (option)
100% renewable electricity, all from within New England
Basic (option)
Only the minimum amount of renewable electricity required by state law
Program price ($/kWh) $0.11406 $0.13583 $0.10603
Monthly electricity supply charges ($/month)
If you participate in the program for one year, this will be your approximate greenhouse gas reduction over the course of that year:
Greenhouse gas emissions avoided in one year compared to National Grid's Basic Service (lbs/year)
This is the same as driving this many fewer miles in one year*

Compare to National Grid's Basic Service price

(the most recent 12-month average**)
Residential Commercial Industrial
12-month average National Grid price ($/kWh) $0.24003 $0.22840 $0.18902
Monthly electricity supply charges ($/month)