What if I have concerns with having to be constantly aware of my electricity usage? CPL Prepaid should give you added security because you receive consistent information about your account balance and usage via email or text on a daily basis. You will always know how much electricity you are using, so you will have control over your electricity use. Every day you are notified of your usage and account balance. You can pay as much as you want, whenever you want. You just need to keep a positive account balance to keep your electricity flowing.