Penelec customers in the Waverly, NY, area now can choose the company that generates their electricity. You can shop for a supplier, just as you shop for other products and services.

This power to shop for electricity lets you decide what's important to you. Saving money may be your highest priority. You can shop for the lowest price. Or maybe you're interested in new services. You can shop based on those needs. You may be interested in environmental issues. You can shop with your environmental concerns in mind.

With choice, you make the decisions based on your needs.

You can get additional information from the New York Public Service Commission's (NYPSC) website at http://www.dps.ny.gov/.

Another resource is FirstEnergy's Retail Choice Center, which has specially trained representatives to help you with your questions about electric choice. The toll-free number for the Retail Choice Center is 1-888-478-2300.

The changes in the way you buy electricity don't have to be confusing. Penelec is committed to giving you the information you need to understand and benefit from this choice. We encourage you to shop for a new supplier to supply your electricity needs.