Market Prices: Green Energy Plans 6/30

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Today we’re going to take a look at the green energy plans that are available from the different REP’s in Texas this week. The plans listed below are the cheapest rates, sorted by TDSP, for plans that composed entirely of environmentally friendly resources, such as solar or wind power. Oncor: Bounce Energy – Month to Read More

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 Read More

Texans Unhappy With Their Electricity Providers

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I ran across a great article from the Houston Business Journal the other day, and I want to talk about a few quick points mentioned in the article that I found interesting. In short, Texans are unhappier with their electric companies than they were just a few years ago. The article is based on the Read More

Great Overview of the Texas Electricity Market

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This week, I ran across a fantastic article from the Wall Street Journal that talks about the Texas heat this summer (particularly in Central Texas). The article talks about why electricity bills remain high overall despite low natural gas prices resulting in cheap electricity. Now, the reason for which the article was written a pretty Read More

Stream Energy Also a Pyramid Scheme?

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An interesting article out of Dallas recently reported about a lawsuit being filed that accuses Stream Energy, or more specifically, the marketing arm of the company, of being nothing more than a pyramid scheme. There have been a lot of different accusations thrown at the different Texas electric companies since deregulation, but this is the Read More