PUCO to educate public on energy choices

March 29, 2013

LIMA — The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio will be holding a meeting at 5:30 p.m. April 8 at the Lima Public Library, 650 W. Market St., to educate Lima residents on their electric and natural gas choices.

A PUCO representative will help explain your rights in choosing an electric or natural gas supplier. Energy choice in Ohio allows consumers to have a greater control over their electric and natural gas options and may result in valuable consumer savings.

Topics that will be covered include: What electric choice means (who are these marketers contacting me?); What to consider when shopping for an electric generation supplier; How to use the free tools available through PUCO, like the Price to Compare and Apples to Apples charts; How to switch electric generation suppliers; and answersany audience questions.

For more information about electric choice, visit PUCO’s website at