Newton Township – Newton Township is pleased to announce that Santanna Energy Services has been chosen to provide residents and small businesses with low-cost natural gas supply following a competitive bidding process.   A supply rate of $2.89 per Mcf has been set for gas consumed for December 2016 through November 2017 bill cycles.

Trustee Robert Page said, “It is a good time to lock in rates.  We are delighted to secure such a low rate for our residents and small businesses. Santanna Energy’s fixed rate is the lowest ever offered to the township’s program.”

Notices were expected to be delivered by mail to township residents around October 24, 2016. The notice explains the rate, terms and conditions, and options for enrolling in the natural gas program. Santanna Energy recommends that residents look for this letter and follow its simple instructions to enroll by phone, mail or online at

“Santanna Energy is pleased to offer residents and small businesses of NewtonTownship price certainty and the hassle-free low rates” said Doug Cueller, Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, for Santanna Energy. “Santanna Energy Services is an energy marketing company that serves over 100,000 commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential customers. For over 28 years, Santanna Energy Services has delivered Premium Service and Competitive Prices.”

The township is happy to make this program possible but asks that residents not call the township offices, which are not equipped to handle a large volume of calls. Residents are asked to contact Santanna Energy online at or toll free at 800-764-4427 to enroll or if they have questions.