2020 Best Texas Electricity Provider Ratings

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Who Is The Best Electricity Supplier In Texas? Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloomy pandemic stays the need for electricity in Texas. It’s for that very reason that Texas Electricity Ratings has released their annual rankings for the best retail electricity providers in the state of Texas. Ranking Texas Retail Electricity Providers Energy providers Read More

My Experience with Griddy

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As someone who works in the retail electricity industry, I definitely had my reservations about Griddy. Not the concept or the technology, but the way they’ve been marketing it. But I definitely was curious to see what all the hype was about, and more importantly, whether Griddy lived up to the hype.  How Griddy Works Read More

Champion Energy Wins 6th J.D. Power Award

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Champion Energy has won yet another J.D. Power award for customer satisfaction, showing once again that they are at the pinnacle of Texas electricity companies. This is the second consecutive year they have won the award, and the 6th time in 7 years. That is pretty staggering. But it also goes to show you that Read More

Champion Energy Launches Customer Usage Emails

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Champion Energy announced yesterday that they are going to start offering Smart Track emails. Smart Track emails are weekly letters from Champion to their customers with smart meters which will feature usage data that shows how much electricity they’re using each day. The idea is to be able to see how customer usage behavior will Read More

Texas Electricity Ratings Updates Rankings on 2/22/12

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I just wanted to make a quick post alerting everyone that I’ve re-calculated the rankings on my website, Texas Electricity Ratings. The rankings are compiled using a number of independent sources including current electric rates, the most recent PUC complaint statistics, Better Business Bureau rankings, the customer reviews submitted through the website, and more.

PUC Hammers Texas Electricity Company

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The PUC (Public Utilities Commission) receives a lot of heat from Texans, oftentimes undeserved. One of the many responsibilities of the PUC is to act on behalf of Texans when it comes to making sure they aren’t being exploited by electricity companies. Now, when electric rates go up because people don’t read their terms of Read More

Texas Electricity, AEP Texas and the Rules of Deregulation – Part 2

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So if you’ve read part one of my look into AEP’s application to sell retail electricity, you have an understanding of the rules that separate TDUs and REPs, as well as AEP’s place in the Texas electricity market. Now it is time to highlight why what AEP is doing is problematic for consumers. Let’s jump Read More

Texas Electricity Provider Spotlight: TXU Energy

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I’ve been intending to do a Provider Spotlight section for Texas electricity for awhile, but this weekend I saw something that inspired me to start writing. My intention for these provider spotlight segments is to break down individual electricity providers in more detail so people can learn about the individual companies offering them electricity service Read More

TER Updates Rankings: Champion Energy is the new #1

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With Labor Day weekend signaling the end of the summer, Texas Electricity Ratings has updated their provider rankings to take a fresh look at the different electricity companies in the Texas electricity marketplace. And with the new rankings, comes a new top provider, and that is Champion Energy. The big winner of the new updated Read More