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 […]

Market Rates: Houston Electricity 4/26

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Good morning, everyone. Today’s entry into our shopping guide for Texas electricity covers the prices for Centerpoint, which includes Houston electricity. The electricity rates in Houston are lower than most other areas of Texas, but even as a low priced area, the increasing summer temperatures will end up raising the rates sooner rather than later. […]

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 […]

Market Rate: Green Energy Plans 9/10

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Here is this weeks shopping guide, in time for the weekend, for the shoppers looking for green energy. The plans on the list below are the cheapest plans for 100% environmentally friendly plans that can help shoppers save money and be earth friendly. All of the 5 TDSP regions of Texas are represented, so everyone […]

Market Prices: Month to Month Plans 5/3

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It’s a busy day here at Texas Electricity Ratings. I’m in the process of updating our rankings based on the performance and activity of the last 3 months of the different electricity providers. However, before I get to publishing that information, I wanted to be sure to get our the monday Shopping Guide for different […]

Market Prices – Month to Month Plans -3/29

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Ok, it’s Monday, so we’re taking a look at the lowest prices in the Texas Electricity market for Month to Month plans. This includes Variable rates and Indexed rates. Remember, if you’re shopping for a Month to Month plan, make sure you check to see if the rate listed here is a promotional rate. Read […]