Utility Monopoly Charges More Than Everyone Else, Because They Can

Utility Monopoly Charges More Than Everyone Else, Because They Can

Con Edison charges New Yorkers 25.65 cents per kilowatt hour vs the national average of 11.88 cents per kilowatt hour. This is a fun fact, considering we don't have a choice!

The fucked up thing is, everyone still hates Time Warner Cable more, despite providing an entirely non-essential service.

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NYC power company Con Ed has the highest electricity prices in the nation—"more than twice the national average price." Fuckers.

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