1. Who is WGL and how is it affiliated with Washington Gas, WGL Energy, Hampshire Gas and WGL Midstream?

WGL (NYSE: WGL), the holding company, is headquartered in Washington, D.C.  Through its affiliates, WGL  is a leading source for clean, efficient and diverse energy solutions. With activities and assets across the U.S. WGL consists of Washington Gas, WGL Energy Services, WGL Energy Systems, WGL Midstream and Hampshire Gas. WGL provides natural gas, electricity, green power and energy services, including generation, storage, transportation, distribution, supply and efficiency. WGL Energy Services and WGL Energy Systems are known as WGL Energy. Our calling as a company is to make energy surprisingly easy for our employees, our community and all our customers. Whether you are a homeowner or renter, small business or multinational corporation, state and local or federal agency, WGL is here to provide Energy Answers. Ask Us.

Washington Gas Light Company is a regulated natural gas distribution utility serving approximately 1.1 million customers in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area.

WGL Energy Services is licensed to sell natural gas and/or electricity directly to residential, commercial and industrial customers in Maryland, Virginia (natural gas only), Delaware (electricity only), Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia.

WGL Energy Systems focuses on clean and energy efficient solutions for its customers through owning and operating distributed generation assets such as solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, combined heat and power (CHP) plants, and natural gas fuel cells. It also operates as a general contractor to upgrade the mechanical, electrical, water and energy-related infrastructure of large government and commercial facilities by implementing both traditional and alternative energy technologies.

WGL Midstream is a wholesale energy solutions business that invests in and optimizes natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the Midwest and Eastern United States.

Hampshire Gas is a natural gas storage business which owns and operates facilities in and around Hampshire County, West Virginia.

 

 

2. How can I get solar for my home?

WGL's affiliate, WGL Energy Services, has a partnership with SolarCity in Maryland, DC and PA. Click here or Call 1-844-4ASK WGL to schedule a free estimate for your home.

3. How can I get solar for my business?

WGL's affiliate, WGL Energy Systems, can help you.  Please call 1-844-4ASK WGL to speak with a specialist who can help answer your questions or send an email. 

 

4. How can I choose a natural gas supplier for my home or business?

You may continue to purchase your natural gas supply from Washington Gas or select an alternative supplier.  Below is a list of all available suppliers of natural gas for the following jurisdictions:

Natural Gas Suppliers in the District of Columbia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Maryland                

Natural Gas Suppliers in Virginia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Pennsylvania

 

5. How can I choose an electricity supplier for my home or business?

Competitive energy suppliers are listed below for the following jurisdictions:

Electricity Suppliers in the District of Columbia 

Electricity Suppliers in Maryland       

Electricity Suppliers in Delaware

Electricity Suppliers in Pennsylvania

 

WGL Holdings, Inc. (WGL) is the parent company of Washington Gas, WGL Energy, WGL Midstream and Hampshire Gas. Together, our portfolio of companies delivers the full spectrum of energy solutions…

Washington Gas Light Company is a regulated natural gas utility serving approximately 1.1 million customers in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area.

WGL Energy delivers a full ecosystem of energy offerings including natural gas, electricity, green power, carbon reduction, distributed generation and energy efficiency provided by WGL Energy Services, Inc. and WGL Energy Systems, Inc.

WGL Midstream is a wholesale energy solutions business that invests in and optimizes natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the Midwest and Eastern United States Hampshire Gas is a natural gas storage business which owns and operates facilities in and around Hampshire County, West Virginia.

6. Do you provide carbon offsets? Can I offset my carbon footprint through one of your companies?

No, WGL does not provide carbon offsets.  But, when you enroll or renew as a WGL Energy Services natural gas customer in BGE, Columbia Gas (Maryland or Virginia), PECO, UGI Penn Natural or Washington Gas (DC, Maryland or Virginia) utility territories, WGL Energy Services automatically matches carbon offsets to your natural gas usage – a 5% match for residential customers and a 3.5% match for small commercial customers.  You also have the option to enroll or upgrade to 100% carbon offsets from WGL Energy Services matched to your natural gas use.

7. Do you sell wind power?

CleanSteps® WindPower from WGL Energy Services is electricity generated from regional wind farms in states such as Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Maryland. To view a map of where Cleansteps WindPower came from in 2014, click here. You can choose 50% or 100% CleanSteps WindPower for your home or business. It's an easy, cost-effective way for individuals to help improve regional air quality and reduce carbon emissions. 

 

8. What energy efficiency solutions do you provide for commercial customers?

All WGL Energy Systems government, commercial and industrial customers have free, unlimited access to our Energy Management Platform (EMP) to monitor and track both electricity and natural gas usage and spend. The EMP can help you learn about your energy consumption and assist you in implementing customized energy efficiency measures for each of your facilities to help save money and meet your sustainability goals.

9. Do you have any rebates for high efficiency appliances?

Please visit the Washington Gas Residential Rebates page for residential rebates and the Washington Gas Commercial Rebates page for commercial rebates. 

 

WGL Holdings, Inc. (WGL) is the parent company of Washington Gas, WGL Energy, WGL Midstream and Hampshire Gas. Together, our portfolio of companies delivers the full spectrum of energy solutions…

Washington Gas Light Company is a regulated natural gas utility serving approximately 1.1 million customers in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area.

WGL Energy delivers a full ecosystem of energy offerings including natural gas, electricity, green power, carbon reduction, distributed generation and energy efficiency provided by WGL Energy Services, Inc. and WGL Energy Systems, Inc.

WGL Midstream is a wholesale energy solutions business that invests in and optimizes natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the Midwest and Eastern United States Hampshire Gas is a natural gas storage business which owns and operates facilities in and around Hampshire County, West Virginia.

10. Who can I contact about questions I have about my service with WGL Energy Services?

Please call the WGL Energy Customer Care Center at 1-844-4ASKWGL (1-844-427-5945).

11. How can I get natural gas distribution lines to my home or business?

 

If you reside in the Washington Gas service territory, please visit our Convert to Gas page.

If you reside outside the Washington Gas territory, please contact the appropriate local natural gas utility for more information.  You can refer to the Public Utility websites to determine the natural gas utility in your area. 

Natural Gas Suppliers in the District of Columbia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Maryland                

Natural Gas Suppliers in Virginia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Pennsylvania

 

 

12. Who do I contact if I have questions about my natural gas bill?

If you are a customer of Washington Gas, please contact 703-750-1000.

If you are not a customer of Washington Gas, please contact the local natural gas utility for more information.

If you purchase your natural gas service from another competitive supplier, you may also contact the appropriate supplier from the links below:

Natural Gas Suppliers in the District of Columbia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Maryland                

Natural Gas Suppliers in Virginia

Natural Gas Suppliers in Pennsylvania

 

13. I have maintenance issues with my WGL Energy Systems solar installation. Who can help me with that?

If you are a commercial customer, please contact 1-844-427-5945 and WGL Energy Systems will be happy to help.

If you are a residential customer, please contact Solar City at 1-877-964-SOLAR (7652) and our partners at Solar City will be happy to assist you.