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 […]

Texas Electricity Ratings Update: Bounce Energy #1

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With summer having arrived, I wanted to highlight the most recent update in the Texas Electricity Ratings rankings of providers. In the latest ratings calculation, we had a major shift in the top spot, with Bounce Energy sliding into the #1 spot, which been occupied by Champion Energy for almost a year. Bounce barely edged […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/29

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Good morning, everyone. In celebration of it being Friday, we offer our last Texas electricity shopping guide of the week. Today’s entry is for West Texas and the Texas-New Mexico Power region. TNMP services a large pocket in West Texas, as well as many other smaller pockets all over the state. The electric rates in […]

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: Dallas Electricity 4/25

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Good morning, everyone. I hope that you folks had a great weekend. We are kicking off our weekly Texas electricity shopping guide with a look at the market prices for Dallas electricity. Dallas electricity rates (Oncor TDSP) are the lowest in the state, so shoppers have a bit more flexibility on trying to save money […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/22

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Good morning, everyone. Hopefully all of you are thrilled that it’s Friday and the weekend is within shouting distance. Our final Texas electricity shopping guide of the week centers on the electric rates for West Texas, or the Texas-New Mexico Power service region. The electricity prices in TNMP are present for a large window in […]

Market Rates: Dallas Electricity 4/18

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Good afternoon, everyone. The start of everyone’s week also means that Texas Electricity Ratings will lead off with our daily shopping guide. Today’s covers the Metroplex, which examines electricity in Dallas and electricity in Fort Worth. These rates are the cheapest in Texas, but that doesn’t mean shoppers shouldn’t examine the prices and make careful […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/15

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I hope everyone is enjoying their Friday. Fridays for TER means we take a look a the rates for Texas electricity in the Texas-New Mexico Power footprint(TNMP). This electricity transmission provider services a large pocket of customers in West Texas, as small as many smaller pockets of service all over the state. The electricity rates […]

Market Rates: Dallas Electricity 4/11

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Good morning, folks. Here’s our first Texas electricity shopping guide entry of the week. As usual, we take a loot at the Metroplex with our monday update. That means we’ll be examining the electricity rates for Dallas electricity and Fort Worth electricity, as well as the rest of the Oncor service region. The electricity prices […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/8

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Good morning, folks. Today’s shopping guide entry for Texas electricity covers the West Texas and Texas-New Mexico Power (TNMP) transmission areas. TNMP has lots of service pockets all over Texas, but their largest pocket of service is in a large pocket in West Texas. The electricity rates in TNMP are in between the electric rates […]