Best Electricity Companies

You can search high and low looking at all the different websites to find the best electricity company and rate, but no matter where you are in Texas, you will always find great rates from good companies here on Texas Electricity Ratings.

What is the best electricity company in Texas?

The answer is, 'It Depends'. Not all companies have plans that meet every customers needs. Depending on what you're looking for, it might be best to go with a Prepaid Electricity Plan, or perhaps a plan with a free Smart Thermostat.

So how should you decide? First, decide what 'Best' really means to you:

What will my average Texas electricity bill cost?

You can use our new Texas Electric Bill Calculator to find out how your electric bill might vary over the year. Sometimes the results can be suprising! Sometimes, the plans with the lowest listed prices aren't the cheapest when you consider how your usage varies throughout the year.

Get a great provider AND a great rate

Lots of sites can say they have the 'BEST ELECTRICITY COMPANIES IN TEXAS!', but only Texas Electricity Ratings gives you the tools to know you're getting a great company to go with the a competitive energy rate. We've collected thousands of reviews from customers just like you, who know there is more to a product than just price.

Our best electric companies

If you are looking for a highly-regarded company with a great rate per kwh (kilowatt hour) in a normal fixed rate plan, then you can start your search right here on this page. We've rated these companies and have found their best electricity rate for you, no matter if you're in Dallas, Houston, or any other Texas city.

We recommended these Plans from our 4 and 5 Star electric companies Katy, TX




Plan Name
Company
/
Rating
Length
Price
6 Month Usage Bill Credit
6 months
7.4¢ / kWh
at 1000 kWh per bill
Price per kWh:
7.4 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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Term Length:
6 months
Plan Type:
Fixed
Early Termination Fee:
$50.00
Monthly Recurring Charge:
$0.00
100% Renewable:
No
Plan Name:
6 Month Usage Bill Credit
Provider:
Constellation
PUCT#:
10014
Info
Gexa Saver Supreme 24
24 months
7.6¢ / kWh
at 1000 kWh per bill
Price per kWh:
7.6 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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Term Length:
24 months
Plan Type:
Fixed
Early Termination Fee:
$295.00
Monthly Recurring Charge:
$0.00
100% Renewable:
Yes
Plan Name:
Gexa Saver Supreme 24
Provider:
Gexa Energy
PUCT#:
10027
More Info:
  • Good for medium-sized homes
  • Rate Includes $85 in bill credits
  • NEW ENROLLMENTS ONLY!
  • Info
    12 Month Flat Tier Plan
    12 months
    9.1¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    9.1 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $50.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    12 Month Flat Tier Plan
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    More Info:
  • Great for high-usage months
  • Save money this summer
  • Info
    36 mo Nest Rate
    36 months
    10.7¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    10.7 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    36 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $300.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $9.95
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    36 mo Nest Rate
    Provider:
    Infinite Energy
    PUCT#:
    10196
    Info
    Gexa Saver Supreme
    12 months
    7.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    7.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    Yes
    Plan Name:
    Gexa Saver Supreme
    Provider:
    Gexa Energy
    PUCT#:
    10027
    More Info:
  • Rate Includes $85 in bill credits for 1-2k of usage!
  • Best for medium size homes
  • No fees to switch to Gexa
  • NEW ENROLLMENTS ONLY!
  • Info
    Gexa Saver 12
    12 months
    8.4¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    8.4 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    Yes
    Plan Name:
    Gexa Saver 12
    Provider:
    Gexa Energy
    PUCT#:
    10027
    More Info:
  • Best for medium size homes
  • Earn a $95 bill credit when you use more than 1,000 kwh in a month.
  • NEW ENROLLMENTS ONLY!
  • Info
    24 Month w/ Bill Credit + A/C Protection
    24 months
    11.3¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.3 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    24 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $75.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    24 Month w/ Bill Credit + A/C Protection
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    Info
    60-month Partner Saver
    60 months
    10.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    10.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    60 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    60-month Partner Saver
    Provider:
    Infinite Energy
    PUCT#:
    10196
    Info
    60-Month Partner Simple
    60 months
    10.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    10.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    60 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    60-Month Partner Simple
    Provider:
    Infinite Energy
    PUCT#:
    10196
    More Info:
  • 5 Year Fixed Rate
  • Steady Rate - No Surprises
  • Maximum Price Protection
  • Info
    Clear Flex Plan

    Month-to-Month
    14.2¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    14.2 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    1 months
    Plan Type:
    Variable
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $9.95
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Clear Flex Plan
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    More Info:
  • Freedom from long-term contracts
  • No cancellation Fee
  • New Customers Only
  • Info
    Champ Saver-12
    12 months
    12.0¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    12.0 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Champ Saver-12
    Provider:
    Champion Energy Services
    PUCT#:
    10098
    More Info:
  • 6 time winner - J.D. Power Award
  • Simple, straightforward pricing
  • No Base Charge or Bill Credit gimmicks
  • Info
    Champ Saver-24
    24 months
    11.7¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.7 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    24 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $250.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Champ Saver-24
    Provider:
    Champion Energy Services
    PUCT#:
    10098
    More Info:
  • 24 Month Fixed Rate
  • Simple, straightforward pricing
  • A 'People's Choice' favorite
  • Info
    Gexa Saver Freedom 36
    36 months
    13.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    36 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $295.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    Yes
    Plan Name:
    Gexa Saver Freedom 36
    Provider:
    Gexa Energy
    PUCT#:
    10027
    Info
    SmarTricity Easy Choice - Prepaid Plan

    Month-to-Month
    Pre-Paid Plan
    14.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    14.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    1 months
    Plan Type:
    Variable
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    SmarTricity Easy Choice - Prepaid Plan
    Provider:
    Payless Power
    PUCT#:
    10110
    Info
    Secure Advantage 18
    18 months
    12.8¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    12.8 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    18 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $180.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Secure Advantage 18
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    Info
    Reliant Truly Free Weekends 18 plan
    18 months
    13.2¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.2 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    18 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $180.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Reliant Truly Free Weekends 18 plan
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    Info
    Reliant Truly Free Nights 18 plan
    18 months
    13.2¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.2 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    18 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $180.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Reliant Truly Free Nights 18 plan
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    Info
    TXU Energy Flex Forward

    Month-to-Month
    12.7¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    12.7 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    1 months
    Plan Type:
    Variable
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Flex Forward
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    TXU Energy Clear Deal 24
    24 months
    12.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    12.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    24 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $295.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Clear Deal 24
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    Power To Connect Usage Bill Credit
    30 months
    10.3¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    10.3 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    30 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $99.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Power To Connect Usage Bill Credit
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    Info
    12 Month w/ Bill Credit
    12 months
    10.4¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    10.4 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $50.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    12 Month w/ Bill Credit
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    More Info:
  • No Minimum Usage Charge!
  • Great Rates for Any Size Home!
  • Bill Credits at 1k and 2k usage!
  • Info
    TXU Energy Clear Deal 12
    12 months
    11.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Clear Deal 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    Gexa Saver Advantage 12
    12 months
    11.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    Yes
    Plan Name:
    Gexa Saver Advantage 12
    Provider:
    Gexa Energy
    PUCT#:
    10027
    More Info:
  • Bill Credits cut your bill in summer months
  • Enjoy smaller bills in summer
  • 12 Month Price Protection
  • Info
    Free Nights & Solar Days 12
    12 months
    15.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    15.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $9.95
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Free Nights & Solar Days 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    More Info:
    You will receive a 100% Discount on all Energy Charges and TDU Delivery Charges per kWh during the Nights hours
  • Free Nights: 8:00 p.m. through 4:59 a.m. each day
  • Solar Days: 5:00 a.m. through 7:59 p.m. each day
  • Info
    Pay as you Go plan

    Month-to-Month
    14.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    14.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    1 months
    Plan Type:
    Variable
    Early Termination Fee:
    $0.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Pay as you Go plan
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    Info
    12 Month w/ Bill Credit + A/C Protection
    12 months
    11.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $50.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    12 Month w/ Bill Credit + A/C Protection
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    Info
    Secure Advantage 12
    12 months
    13.2¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.2 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $9.95
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Secure Advantage 12
    Provider:
    Reliant
    PUCT#:
    10007
    More Info:
    Take advantage today and secure a low price. New Customers Only.
    Info
    12 Month (No Min Usage Fee)
    12 months
    11.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    11.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $50.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    12 Month (No Min Usage Fee)
    Provider:
    Constellation
    PUCT#:
    10014
    Info
    TXU Energy Simple Rate 12
    12 months
    13.7¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.7 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Simple Rate 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    Gexa Saver Eco Plus 24
    24 months
    13.8¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.8 cents @ 1,000 kwh
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    Term Length:
    24 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $295.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    Yes
    Plan Name:
    Gexa Saver Eco Plus 24
    Provider:
    Gexa Energy
    PUCT#:
    10027
    Info
    TXU Energy Season Pass 12
    12 months
    14.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    14.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Season Pass 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    Solar Saver 12
    12 months
    16.3¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    16.3 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $9.95
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    Solar Saver 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info
    SmarTricity Premier 12 - Prepaid Plan
    12 months
    Pre-Paid Plan
    13.9¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    13.9 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $40.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    SmarTricity Premier 12 - Prepaid Plan
    Provider:
    Payless Power
    PUCT#:
    10110
    Info
    TXU Energy Solar Value 12
    12 months
    12.5¢ / kWh
    at 1000 kWh per bill
    Price per kWh:
    12.5 cents @ 1,000 kwh
    Term Length:
    12 months
    Plan Type:
    Fixed
    Early Termination Fee:
    $150.00
    Monthly Recurring Charge:
    $0.00
    100% Renewable:
    No
    Plan Name:
    TXU Energy Solar Value 12
    Provider:
    TXU Energy
    PUCT#:
    10004
    Info