The Summer Guide to Texas Electricity: 2018

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Summertime is always a very busy season in the world of Texas electricity, and 2018 is no exception. In fact, 2018 as already been an extremely active shopping season, and it will only get busier as the days and weeks continue to tick by into the crucible of the summer heat. We’ve been doing this […]

Power Generators Continue Campaign to Squeeze Texas Electricity Customers Dry

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In a turn of events that stuns absolutely no one, the energy generators in the state of Texas are once again attempting to leverage more money from the customers and retail electricity providers to line their pockets. And naturally, they are using the alleged, worst case scenario of an “energy shortage” in Texas and the […]

Texas Electricity, ERCOT, and Future Power Generation

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Paul Ring over at Energy Choice Matters has been on fire lately with a number of interesting and thoughtful articles. In the latest one, Paul analyzes some comments Calpine COO Thad Hill in regards to the issues that Texas is having in attracting new investments in energy generation. Calpine is a fortune 500 company with […]

Market Rates: South Texas Electricity 4/4

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Good morning, folks. We’ll jump right into today’s Texas electricity shopping guide entry, which for today is the South Texas area (AEP Central). This includes Corpus Christi electricity and Brownsville electricity. The electricity rates in this region are always the highest in Texas, with their electricity prices starting at almost 2 cents per kWh higher […]

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: North Texas Electricity 4/28

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Good afternoon, everyone. Today’s Texas electricity shopping guide entry shines a light on the electric rates for North Texas (AEP North). This area of Texas cover the rates for electricity in Abilene and electricity in San Angelo. The electric rates in this region are expensive, so it’s important to understand the price basement before you […]

Market Rates: Dallas Electricity 4/4

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Good afternoon, everyone. Today’s Texas electricity shopping guide entry is for Dallas electricity. The Oncor region has the most residents in Texas, and it also happens to have the cheapest electricity rates in Texas. While the rates are low right now, that won’t last forever. Now is the best time for customers looking for Texas […]

Market Rates: South Texas 3/30

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Good afternoon, everyone. Here’s today’s Texas electricity shopping guide for South Texas, which covers electricity in Corpus Christi and electricity in Brownsville. This is hands down the most expensive area of Texas, so it’s extremely important to shop intelligently in regards to electricity rates and understanding what makes a competitive price for this region. In […]

Market Rates: Houston Electricity 3/1

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Good afternoon, everyone. This afternoon’s Texas electricity shopping guide entry covers the Centerpoint region, or Houston electricity rates. Electric rates in Houston are still in the cheaper side of the marketplace, although not as cheap as Dallas. The rates below are a list of the most common terms of electricity plans from some of the […]