Hudson Valley Community Power
Community Choice Aggregation Program – May 2023

The Village of New Paltz is participating in the relaunch of the Hudson Valley Community Power electricity supply program, that provides access to new default electricity supply options. Our municipality has chosen the 100% renewable as the default electricity supply option and the selected supplier is called Direct Energy Services, LLC.
All eligible residents have been notified via letter in the mail of their options, choices, pricing and what to do if they don’t want to participate. To opt out, opt up/down, or opt in – fill out the form at or call the program helpline at (845) 859-9099 ext. 2 or ext. 3 for Spanish.

Contact the program helpline (845) 859-9099 or email with additional questions.

To view more information about the program, and find answers to common questions click here:  Village of New Paltz – HVCP – Fact Sheet May 2023


Week of May 10th – Opt Out letter packages arrive to eligible residents and small businesses
May 10
th – June 9th, 2023 – Opt Out Period, when people can opt out before the program even begins, if they don’t want to be in the program in the first place

Mid June-Mid July – Participating customers will receive a switch notice from Central Hudson, notifying them of their participation
July 2023 – When participating customers will begin to switch over to their selected default

June 30, 2025 – When the contract ends

Contact the program helpline (845) 859-9099 or email with additional questions.

CCA Electricity Supply: FACT SHEET | Opt-Out Period in Effect through June 9