Playing The Deregulated Field

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Something I have noticed over the years in regards to the deregulated Texas electricity market is that most people seem to have a hesitancy about switching providers. Now, there are lots of reasons this might be the case. Some of it might be loyalty to incumbent providers like Reliant and TXU who they’ve known for […]

Texas Electricity Updates Rankings – 11/22

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Texas Electricity Ratings has updated the rankings today, and the #1 Electricity provider in the land is still Champion Energy. Champion is the reigning JD Power & Associates winner for overall customer satisfaction for Texas deregulated electricity providers. This is the second straight ratings update where Champion has finished in the top spot. Also making […]

Market Rates: South Texas 11/3

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Today’s entry into the Shopping guide is for the South Texas area (AEP Central TDSP), which covers the electricity in Corpus Christi, and Brownsville electricity. The five different TDSPs of the Texas Electricity market all have different pricing structures, so it’s important that we look closely at each one to give shoppers the best chance […]

Market Prices: 100% Green Energy Plans 6/9

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It’s Wednesday, so today’s post is about the best 100% green electricity plans that are on the marketplace. In trying to keep with the new format, I’m just going to give a snapshot of the best plans with the lowest electric rates available in each transmission region of Texas, regardless of the contract terms and […]

Market Prices: Green Energy Plans 6/2

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Morning everyone. Today’s entry is for the shopping guide is for plans made of 100% green electricity. I’m going to try and highlight the top 1 or 2 lowest prices in each Transmission area (TDSP) so every shopper can have at least 1 option for the lowest prices for each kind of electricity plan. Cheapest […]

Market Prices: Fixed Rate Plans 5/18

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Here is this week’s look at the best bargains in Texas Electricity when it comes to fixed rate plans. For those who don’t know, Fixed Rate plans are contracts with Electricity Providers that last a fixed set of time, be it 3 months or 2 years. They’re a good way to beat the summer heat […]

Commission Report Recommends Sweeping Changes in Texas Electricity Groups

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This is a fantastic article from the Ft. Worth Star Telegram that I think everyone should check out. It has lots of potential good news for consumers in the Texas electric market. The article discusses the sweeping changes that were recommended by the Sunset Advisory Committee, a group created by the Texas legislature in 1977 […]

Market Prices: Green Plan Rates 3/24

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Today we’re looking at the Green Electricity Plan prices in the marketplace, which includes both Month to Month plans as well as the longer term Fixed plans. As always, this is based only on plans that are 100% from renewable energy sources. So plans where only a portion of the electricity comes from renewable sources […]