Rates & Supply Options

The chart below compares the average Central Hudson standard supply (i.e. non-renewable or “dirty”) and the fixed Hudson Valley Community Power rates for renewable and standard supply.

Hudson Valley Community Power Rates vs. Average Central Hudson Rate


Customer Class

Residential & Small Commercial

Average Central Hudson Supply Rate1

HVCP 100% NYS Renewable Fixed Rate (default)2


HVCP Standard
Fixed Rate



Price Stability 
Effective July 1, 2019, program participants pay fixed rates for electricity.3

All eligible residents and small business electricity customers are automatically enrolled. No action is required. Should you not wish to participate, you may opt out of the program without incurring cancellation fees or penalties. Those who opt out will receive electricity supply from Central Hudson. 4

Standard Option
If you wish to participate in the program, but don’t want 100% renewable energy by default, you may still obtain a fixed rate by choosing the standard supply option.

1. Average weighted monthly variable Central Hudson supply for previous 12 months, April 2018-March 2019.
2. Does not include Gross Receipts Tax (GRT). If applicable, GRT will be applied to your bill.
3. There's no guarantee that the CCA fixed rate will be lower than the monthly variable Central Hudson rate in a given month or over the life of the program.
4. Time of use customers and those who have selected an alternate supplier will not automatically enrolled.