That's because Delaware has some of the largest electricity transmission and generation costs in the country. The costs combine with high usage rates and renewable and green energy fees added to each monthly bill to make Delaware the sixth most expensive state for consumer electricity, according to Electricity Local, an organization that tracks power rates across the nation.
Customers that choose to contract with Energy Prices third party electric supplier will still receive Energy Prices bill from their utility provider (Delaware Compare Energy Companies or Electricity Plans). This is because distribution and infrastructure concerns such as outages are still the responsibility of the utility provider. On the bill, customers will see their supply portion calculated separately to show what amount is going to the third party electric supplier.