Shop Best Houston Electricity Prices

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When is the best time to buy Texas electricity? There’s never a bad time to compare Houston electricity prices. At any point in time, there may be a better electricity plan to suit your energy usage needs. Don’t drive yourself crazy trying to find the best price. Your fixed rate electricity plan may have an […]

4 Cheapest Variable Rate Plans in Dallas

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Which Month-to-Month Plans Have the Lowest Rates? Whether you need something for the short term or you’re looking for a bad credit option for electricity in Texas, you have choices. While fixed-rate energy plans will usually offer lower rates, variable rate plans can be a great temporary solution. If you’re in the market a no […]

Best Variable Rate Electricity In Houston

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Is a variable rate plan a good idea? Most Texas electricity customers prefer to sign up for fixed rate electricity plans. The primary reason for this is price stability. For the length of the contract, the price stays the same. With variable rate plans, however, price instability can work to a customer’s advantage. Variable rate plans […]

Low Deposit Electricity Plans in Houston

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Can I get Texas electricity with a low deposit? When your credit is less than stellar or you’ve made a few late payments of your electricity bill, your retail electricity provider may charge you a deposit to ensure that you can pay for your service. Deposit amounts vary from provider to provider and plan to […]

High Usage Electricity Rates Houston

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Pay a low rate for a large amount of electricity When it come to electricity, no one wants to pay more than what’s necessary. Houston electricity customers have plenty of options when it comes to selecting their electricity plans, but only one is the least expensive for high usage customers. The best value for customers […]

PUC Looking to Revise Financial Requirements for REPs

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This news is a bit old, but it is worth a quick mention. Per Paul Ring, at Energy Choice Matters, the PUC is looking to reexamine and likely revise the financial qualifications it takes for REPs to be certified to sell electricity in the state of Texas. This is a direct result of the PUC […]

Examining a Few Texas Electricity Ratings Customer Reviews

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in Centerpoint, Deregulated Electricity, First Choice Power, ONCOR, PUC/ERCOT, StarTex Power, Stream Energy, Tara Energy, Texas Deregulated Electricity, Texas Electricity

I get tons of customer reviews through Texas Electricity Ratings, and one of the most consistent issues I see are negative reviews based on misconceptions, or in some cases, a lack of understanding of how the deregulated electricity market works. Since a big part of what I do is to try and help educate people […]

Some Facts about Pennywise Power & Reliant Energy: Part 1

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in Amigo Energy, First Choice Power, Reliant Energy, Southwest Power & Light, Tara Energy, Texas Electricity News, Texpo, YEP-Energy

Last month I published an article which attempted to illustrate the deregulated Texas electricity market. The point was to connect many of the REPs with their parent companies to give consumers a clearer picture of who all the players were in the Texas market. Building off of that post, I’d like to take a closer […]

Texas Electricity Provider Map

Posted on 6 CommentsPosted in Ambit Energy, Amigo Energy, APNA, Bounce Energy, Champion Energy, Cirro, Direct Energy, Dynowatt, First Choice Power, Gexa Energy, Green Mountain Energy, Just Energy, Kinetic Energy, MX Energy, Reliant Energy, Simple Power, Southwest Power & Light, Spark Energy, StarTex Power, Stream Energy, Tara Energy, Texas Electricity News, Texas Power, Texpo, Trends, TXU Energy, YEP-Energy

Last week’s purchase of First Choice Power by Direct Energy was yet another major acquisition of a Retail Electricity Provider by a major energy conglomerate. There’s been around a half a dozen of these deals in the past year, and in my opinion things have gotten a bit muddled and confusing. So I wanted to […]

Texas Electricity Crisis: Explaining the Market Dangers

Posted on 7 CommentsPosted in Ambit Energy, Cirro, First Choice Power, Reliant Energy, Stream Energy, TER News, Texas Electricity News, TXU Energy

Everyone has seen the ERCOT notices to conserve electricity recently. They seem like there have been daily alerts and calls to action for people to regulate their electricity intake for the sake of conservation. I’m sure a lot of people dismiss this stuff out of hand, but the concern is valid. And I’m going to […]