Www.Nicor.com is the official website of Nicor, Inc. (NYSE: GAS), headquartered in Naperville, Illinois. It is energy and shipping company and its largest subsidiary, Nicor Gas is a natural gas distribution company. In 1954 Nicor Gas was established as Northern Illinois Gas, and now it is one of the biggest natural gas distribution companies in the country. Nicor has been part of the fabric of the communities in northern Illinois and the Chicago suburbs. It serves more than 2 million customers and a network of over 34,000 miles of pipelines, linked to the largest underground storage facilities in the country is operated by Nicor Gas. This helps to ensure consistent natural gas delivery to customers year round.
Tropical Shipping is the second largest subsidiary of Nicor and it is a containerized shipping business serving the Bahamas and Caribbean regions. In several unregulated energy-related businesses, Nicor also owns and has equity interest. Importance of “giving back” to the communities it serves is also known by Nicor. Nicor considers in family values established in its sponsorship support of family-oriented entertainment venues Brookfield Zoo and the Kane County Cougars minor league baseball team. On the New York Stock Exchange, Nicor’s stock is traded under the symbol GAS. It is included in the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index as well as having its bonds rated AA, the highest rating given to a natural gas distribution company.
A wide range of energy-related products and services that contribute to an affordable, comfortable and reliable home or work environment is offered by Nicor Services. Heating and air conditioning service and installation, indoor air quality solutions and protection plans for home appliances are included in the services.
How to register?
For online payment visit its official websitewww.Nicor.com, click on “My Account” navigation. Existing customers can login with their username and password and new users can register by creating a username and password to access account information. Click on the “Sign up now” option. You can see two options such as, I am a residential customer, and I am a commercial customer. Press on any one out of two. After that, enter your account number, meter number as well as other information like user ID, password, Hint Question and Hint Answer. If you forget your password, then the Hint Question and Hint Answer are used to verify your User ID. At last, press Submit button.
What can you do online?
- Enroll in Nicor Gas’ Auto Payment
- Pay your bill
- Sign up for e-mail reminders
- Update your account information
- Enter a meter read and view meter reading information
- View 12 months of your gas use history
- Schedule or check an appointment
- Make payment arrangements
- Sign up for the Budget Plan
- Find a payment center
- Check your recent account activity
Nicor Gas Bill Payment:
Three convenient ways to pay your bill online is offered by Nicor Gas.
- Use your bank’s online banking service
- Go paperless with CheckFree
- Pay by credit card, debit card, or from your bank account using NCO
An additional charge will be added to your account if your bank returns a check to Nicor Gas, or an electronic transfer is refused due to insufficient funds. On your next bill, notice of a returned check and the resulting $16.00 charge will appear. If you can’t pay your bill on time, then call 1 888 Nicor4u (1 888 642-6748). They allow residential customers one late payment without penalty each year, beginning July 1. During a 12-month period, if they receive two or more late payments they will assess a late payment charge of 1-1/2 percent per month on any unpaid balance. The late payment charge will appear on your next bill. You can also see the comparison of bill payment options of Nicor Gas.