NBC10 Consumer Watch
Cut the Cost of Your Electric Bill
6ABC Consumer Report
A website to help consumers save on bills
ABC27 Consumer News
Company shops for deals on electricity, natural gas

February 2014

Extreme Cold in January Could Shock Some Energy Customers   

The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 04, 2014 

October 2013

Fewer PA Customers are Changing Electricity Suppliers

The Philadelphia Inquirer, October 23, 2013 

 

April 2013

Inquirer Letters Extra: Savings Found in Switching

Alphabuyer Press Release, April 30, 2013

Alphabuyer Saves Duquesne Light Electric Customers $274 per Year

Alphabuyer Press Release, April 28, 2013

The Truth About Energy Deregulation & Consumer Choice

Alphabuyer Press Release, April 25, 2013

Shedding Light on Duquesne Light Electric Region Switching Statistics

Alphabuyer Press Release, April 23, 2013

 

February 2013

Rockledge to seek new energy provider

Montgomery News, February 20, 2012

Pa. Public Utility Commission offers new tool for finding better natural gas rates

Newsworks, February 4, 2012

PUC promotes shopping for natural-gas rates

The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 1, 2013

 

January 2013

Hill is top energy-consuming neighborhood in the city
Chestnunt Hill Local, January 2, 2013


December 2012

Philly-area neighborhoods ranked by energy use
Newsworks, December 26, 2012

New Peco pricing will end some discounts
The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 24, 2012

Paoli company trying to reverse local energy trends
Daily Local News, December 10, 2012

Central High School's robLancer awarded $8k in grants from NASA, Comcast
Technically Philly, December 10, 2012

Top Energy Consuming Neighborhoods in the Greater Philadelphia Region
Alphabuyer Press Release, December 5, 2012

 

September 2012

Peco Electricity Price to rise 21.5%
The Philadelphia Inquirer, September 28, 2012

LOOKOUT! Peco’s Oct 1 2012 Electric Rate Increase the Largest Since Rate Cap Removal in Jan 2011
Alphabuyer Blog, September 25, 2012

Shopping for Natural Gas in the PECO Gas region? Check with Alphabuyer.com!
Alphabuyer Blog, September 21, 2012

 

August 2012

High School Robotics Team Generates $1000 Using New Fundraiser Program
Alphabuyer Press Release, August 13, 2012


June 2012

Alphabuyer Expands into Renewable Electricity and Home Energy Efficiency Deals
Alphabuyer Press Release, June 13, 2012

 

April 2012

Choice Gas selection period begins in Wyoming
Casper Star Tribune, Casper WY, April 12, 2012

Another source available for natural gas consumers
Star-Herald, Scottsbluff NE, April 16, 2012

 

March 2012

Saving with 6abc: Some energy contracts expiring
6ABC TV , Philadelphia PA, March 15, 2012

 

February 2012

Consumer alert: Electricity-price discounts heat up
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, February 12, 2012

 

January 2012

Alphabuyer on NBC10 Consumer Watch with Tracy Davidson
NBC10 TV Consumer Watch, Philadelphia, January 2, 2012 

 

December 2011

Alphabuyer Helps PECO Electricity Customers Put $15 per month ($180 per year) Back In Their Pockets
Alphabuyer Press Release, December 16, 2011 

 

November 2011

Three-Quarters Of Pennsylvanians Still Haven’t Switched Their Electricity Providers
State Impact, November 14, 2011 

KYW Radio Reports on PUC Power Choice Hearing - MP3
KYW News Radio, Harrisburgh, PA November 11, 2011

Study: Pennsylvanians are not jumping at chance to switch utility providers
CBS Philadelphia, November 11, 2011 

Electric customer shrug off choice; PUC may speed switch
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, November 11, 2011 

Most in PA avoid shopping for electricity
Philadelphia Inquirer, November 10, 2011 

Hearing to Feature Statewide Poll Results on Electric Shopping from Pollster Terry Madonna, Alphabuyer
Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, Harrisburg, PA November 8, 2011 

Group Energy Rates Insipre a New Kind of Business
AOL Energy, November 7, 2011 

Company shops for deals on electricity, natural gas
ABC27 TV, Harrisburg PA, November 2, 2011 

 

October 2011

Alphabuyer offers 'group buying' for electric bills
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia PA, October 26, 2011 

The Un-glamorous but essential daily deal
DailyDealMedia.com, October 26, 2011 

 

September 2011

Alphabuyer Helps PECO RH Customers Know When to Switch
Alphabuyer Press Release, Philadelphia PA, September 26, 2011 

 

August 2011

Call the Neighbors, It's Time to Pay the Bill
Pittsburgh Magazine September Issue, Pittsburgh PA, August 14, 2011 

Residential electric customers slowly making the switch
Bucks County Courier Times, Bucks County PA, August 6, 2011 

 

July 2011 

Group Buying Company Brings Money-Saving Deals on Electricity Bills to New Jersey Residents
Alphabuyer Press Release, Philadelphia PA, July 20, 2011 

Peco to raise electricity supply charge
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia PA, July 7, 2011

Alphabuyer commissioned consumer survey: Consumer insights on electricity switching in Pennsylvania
Alphabuyer Press Release, Philadelphia PA, 2011 

 

June 2011

Big Energy Savings for Small Businesses Served by PPL
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, June 23, 2011

Alphabuyer Running Lean on Angel Investment, Seeks Series A Investment
Technically Philly, Philadelphia PA, June 21, 2011 

Online Service Helps Consumers Find Cheaper Electric Rates
Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport PA, June 19, 2011 

Energy Market Lacks Power
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh PA, June 19, 2011 

PECO Gets Competition for Residential Customers
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia PA, June 16, 2011 

Reporter's Notebook
The Sentinel, Carlisle PA, June 9, 2011 

Alphabuyer's June Offers Make Saving on Utility Bills a Breeze
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, June 6, 2011

Alphabuyer Brings Group Buying for Bills to New York & New Jersey; Sees Strong Inventor Interest
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, June 6, 2011

 

May 2011

Radio report from John Ostapkovich
KYW news radio 1060 A.M., Philadelphia PA, May 23, 2011

Alphabuyer Employs Group Utility Rates
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Business, May 25, 2011 

Alphabuyer Comes to Western PA., Pitches Deals for Utility Bills
Pittsburgh Business Times, May 19, 2011 

Group Buying Site Launches New Power, Gas Deals
Pittsburgh Live, May 18, 2011 

HIRING! Alphabuyer opens office in Pittsburgh, the Groupon for utility deals
Pop City, Pittsburgh PA, May 18, 2011

Most Customers Opting to Stick with PECO -- Forgoing Discounts
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia PA, May 8, 2011 

Alphabuyer Thinks There's Power in Groups
Philadelphia Business Journal, Philadelphia PA, May 6, 2011 

New Group Buying Service Allows Local Residents to Flex Buying Clout and Lower Monthly Bills
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, May 2, 2011

Alphabuyer Expands in Pennsylvania to Offer Energy Savings to 3.9 Million Residents
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, May 2, 2011

 

April 2011

Alphabuyer Prepares Duquesne Light Electricity Offers for May 2011
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, April 21, 2010

Alternative Natural Gas Market Showing Little Energy in PA and NJ
Philadelphia Inquirier and Philly.com, Philadelphia PA, April 17, 2011

Alphabuyer: Like GroupOn, Only For Utilities
Geekadelphia Blog, Philadelphia PA, April 14, 2011

 

March 2011

Alphabuyer Launches First and Only Natural Gas Offer for Consumers in PECO Gas Territory
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, March 30, 2011

Harnessing the Power of the Group
Daily Local News, Chester County, PA, March 6, 2011

NBC10 Consumer Watch - "A new local company is offering even more saving"
Special report with Tracy Davidson (video), March 2, 2011

 

February 2011

6ABC Consumer Report - "A website to help consumers save money on bills"
Special report with Nydia Han (video & article), February 16, 2011

Group Buying Service Alphabuyer Offers Best Deal for Electricity Consumers in PA
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, February 10, 2011

First-ever Group Buying Platform to Lower Monthly Bills, Alphabuyer, Launches in Pennsylvania
Alphabuyer Press Release, Paoli PA, February 10, 2011

 

January 2011

Consumers who pool buying power can save on utilities, How it Works, Who Can Switch
Reading Eagle newspaper, Reading, Berks County, PA, January 16, 2010

Businessman sees value in bringing people together
Reading Eagle newspaper, Reading, Berks County, PA, January 16, 2010

Alphabuyer reports approval of PA Electricity broker license
Alphabuyer Blog, January 14, 2011

Alphabuyer PA PUC Electricity broker license approval scheduled for review
Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission website, January 13, 2011


October 2010

Alphabuyer Files for Pennsylvania Electricity Broker License
Energy Choice Matters, October 21, 2010

Paoli Startup Alphabuyer looks to take advantage of Pennsylvania Electricity Deregulation
Philly Tech News, October 20, 2010