2011 JD Power & Associates Poll Released: Champion Energy #1 Again

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The JD Power & Associates group has released their most recent survey of the deregulated electricity providers operating in Texas. In their own words: The study, now in its fourth year, measures customer satisfaction with retail electric utility providers in Texas by examining four key factors (listed in order of importance): price; billing and payment; Read More

Texas Electricity: Minimum Usage Charges

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Earlier this week, I got an email from a Texas Electricity Ratings reader, suggesting I write an article about Minimum Usage charges. We’ve discussed Minimum Usage charges in the past here, but to clear things up, in short, they’re additional charges that are tacked onto a person’s bill if they use less than a certain Read More

Texas Electricity Ratings Update: Bounce Energy #1

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With summer having arrived, I wanted to highlight the most recent update in the Texas Electricity Ratings rankings of providers. In the latest ratings calculation, we had a major shift in the top spot, with Bounce Energy sliding into the #1 spot, which been occupied by Champion Energy for almost a year. Bounce barely edged Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 1/27

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Good morning, everyone. The shopping guide entry for today covers North Texas (AEP North), which covers areas like Abilene electricity and electricity in San Angelo. The electricity rates are a little more expensive than Houston, but not as expensive as the rates in South Texas. The list below has month to month electricity plans, long Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 1/20

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Good morning, everyone. I hope everybody’s Thursday is starting off well. Today’s entry into the Texas electricity market takes a look at North Texas (AEP North), which covers electricity in Abilene and electricity in San Angelo. The electricity prices in this part of Texas are not as expensive as South Texas, but they’re still more Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 1/13

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Good morning, everyone. Today’s shopping guide entry for Texas electricity examines the current electric rates available in North Texas. This includes cities like San Angelo and Abilene. The electric prices for this part of Texas are more expensive than Houston, so it’s important to keep an eye on the best plans to save money. The Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 1/6

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Today’s entry into the Texas electricity examines the North Texas area (AEP North), which covers electricity in Abilene and electricity in San Angelo. The electricity rates in North Texas are typically around the same price as electricity in Houston. Just like in the other regions of Texas, there are currently some fixed rate electricity plans Read More

Market Rates: West Texas 12/10

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The shopping guide region for Texas electricity rates that we’re examining today is West Texas (Texas New Mexico Power region). The electric prices in this area typically mirror the electricity rates found in the Houston region. In fact, this week it looks like some of them might even be slightly lower than Houston rates, although Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 12/9

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The entry guide for today’s shopping guide to Texas electricity is for North Texas (AEP North region). This includes the prices for Abilene electricity and San Angelo electricity. This area of Texas has rates that are similar to Houston, which is to say that they’re about in the middle level of Texas electricity rates. The Read More

Market Rates: North Texas 12/2

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The entry into the shopping guide for today is for North Texas, which covers cities like San Angelo and Abilene. As always, the shopping guide is aimed to help customers who are shopping for new electricity plans in their marketplace. There’s lots of options, but we tend to list out the most common areas that Read More