Eight Teachers Chosen to Receive Classroom Grants

Eight teachers from throughout Central and Southern Illinois have been awarded a series of classroom grants totaling $2,500 from the Illinois Schools Energy Management Group (ISEM).  The recipients of the ISEM Teacher Grants include Evelyn Suggs (Massac County High School), Regenna Bierman (Marion Jr. High School), Brittany Huff (Centralia High School), Elaine Bogard (Grayville Jr-Sr [...]

By | 2018-08-15T20:44:49+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on Eight Teachers Chosen to Receive Classroom Grants

Industry Veteran Named Vice President, GA & New Business Development

An industry veteran of 27 years is joining Affordable Gas + Electric, LLC (AGE) as Vice President of Governmental Aggregation & New Business Development.  Mark Berry, former VP of Municipal Sales and Principal of Governmental Aggregations for Constellation, will be heading the governmental aggregations for AGE.  In addition to his role in the GA space, [...]

By | 2018-07-12T14:20:53+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on Industry Veteran Named Vice President, GA & New Business Development

AGE Announces 3 Year Commitment as Title Sponsor For JCSA’s Pony Baseball 8U Pinto World Series

Jefferson County Sports Authority (JCSA) is pleased to announce that Affordable Gas + Electric (AGE) has made a three-year commitment to become the Title Sponsor for the Pony Baseball “Pinto International Baseball Classic”, known as the Pinto 8-year old and under World Series.  The Pinto World Series will be held July 19-21 at Cusumano Sports [...]

By | 2018-07-06T20:32:02+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on AGE Announces 3 Year Commitment as Title Sponsor For JCSA’s Pony Baseball 8U Pinto World Series

Electric & Natural Gas Aggregations Approved By Voters

City of Urbana residents voted to improve their collective negotiating power with the approval of electricity and natural gas aggregations ballot questions.  The approval allows Affordable Gas + Electric (AGE), the City’s consultant on the matter, to negotiate bulk electricity and natural gas supply rates for residents inside the City’s incorporated limits.  Urbana residents join [...]

By | 2018-05-11T13:21:26+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on Electric & Natural Gas Aggregations Approved By Voters

City of Collinsville Joins Chamber’s Electricity Buying Group

On Monday, March 12, the City of Collinsville voted to include the City’s municipally owned electricity accounts with the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce’s Bulk Electricity & Natural Gas Buying Group,.  By doing so, the City of Collinsville will see an immediate reduction in electricity supply rates of nearly 20% resulting in savings of a minimum [...]

By | 2018-03-16T15:30:32+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on City of Collinsville Joins Chamber’s Electricity Buying Group

Urbana Residents Will Have Opportunity To Vote Yes For Lower Electric Rates

City officials in Urbana have approved resolutions to allow residents to vote to join larger scale bulk buying groups to negotiate lower electricity supply rates.  If approved by the electorate on the May 8th primary ballot, Urbana residents will join a bulk buying group comprised of neighboring communities such as Sidney, Bellefontaine, Greenville, West Milton, [...]

By | 2018-02-13T19:13:24+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on Urbana Residents Will Have Opportunity To Vote Yes For Lower Electric Rates

Energy Efficiency & Management To Be Presented At Rend Lake College

Businesses, manufacturers, school districts and municipalities all face the same battle; minimizing one of the top expense lines in their budgets.  Facility managers, administrators, CFO’s, engineers and others are invited to attend a free Energy Forum and hear solutions ranging from the very simple to the very complex efficiency opportunities, from experts who have implemented [...]

By | 2018-02-07T16:06:34+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Recent news|Comments Off on Energy Efficiency & Management To Be Presented At Rend Lake College

Retired Superintendent Terry Milt Joins AGE

Former Mt. Vernon Township High School Superintendent Terry Milt has accepted a new role as “Energy Management Coordinator – Educational Facilities” with Southern Illinois based Affordable Gas + Electric (AGE).  In his new role, Milt will coordinate energy management services on behalf of educational facility managers with AGE’s Sr. Energy Strategist and Consultants. Terry is [...]

By | 2018-01-25T16:42:25+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Recent news|Comments Off on Retired Superintendent Terry Milt Joins AGE

AGE Announces Addition of Metro-East Energy Consultant

Affordable Gas + Electric (AGE) is pleased to announce the addition of David Spicuzza as Energy Consultant serving the Metro-East market. David is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University with a degree in Mass Communication.  He previously worked with State Farm Insurance agencies in Chicago and St. Louis.  David’s most recent experience was with World [...]

By | 2018-01-05T17:21:25+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on AGE Announces Addition of Metro-East Energy Consultant

$35 Bill Credit Coming For Many Southern Illinois Electric Aggregation Customers

<Southern Illinois>  Over the past several weeks, the Southern Illinois Aggregation Partnership (SIAP), a joint venture between Affordable Gas & Electric (AGE) and Select Energy Partners – has been working behind the scenes to take advantage of several developments in the short-term power markets to secure a $35 bill credit from Collinsville-based supplier, Homefield Energy [...]

By | 2018-01-05T17:19:13+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Recent news, Success Stories|Comments Off on $35 Bill Credit Coming For Many Southern Illinois Electric Aggregation Customers