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How to Shop Best Texas Electric Rates Strategically

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Can You Get The Best Texas Electric Rates? The old investing adage of buy low, sell high is a decent way to think about planning your Texas electricity shopping. Of course, you don’t sell your electricity, but you can avoid investing when the price is high. You might ask how this is possible since your Read More

Keeping the electricity supply flowing to homes in Texas just got easier.

Texas Adopts Electricity Supply Chain Map

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How Will the Electricity Supply Chain Map Help Texans? You don’t have to be a member of The A-Team to love it when a plan comes together. Four state government entities with stakes in energy infrastructure developed the Electricity Supply Chain Map. Emergency managers can use this online Texas electricity map to help them set Read More

Federal investigation could affect future of Texas solar farms.

Could Panel Probe Shade Texas Solar Farms?

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Could Investigation Stall Texas Solar Farms? Solar panel companies fiercely compete for business all over the world. So there’s little surprise that suppliers scramble to get an edge and make the best products at the cheapest rates. But in the past few years, cheap Chinese imports have out-sold those made here at home. The U.S. Read More

Spring SARA shows reliable Texas energy supplies.

What’s in the ERCOT Spring SARA Report?

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Does the Spring SARA Show Enough Power for Texas? Each season, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) reviews the factors that could affect the Texas power grid. The Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) report shows how weather and power plant outages affect the Texas grid when customers use the most power. The most Read More

ERCOT says it's in readiness for this year's Texas weather. Find out their power estimates for this winter and summer!

ERCOT States Its Winter and Summer Readiness

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How Ready Is ERCOT For Winter? After Winter Storm Uri caused the deaths of 246 people, everyone in Texas wants to know if Texas power generators have sufficiently weatherized their facilities. According to the Electricity Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the answer is a confident yes, their winter readiness is up to the challenge. “Texans Read More

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 Read More

Risings Costs – Your Electricity Company Has Little Choice In the Matter

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It was a known fact that electricity rates would take a substantial hike after Donna Nelson and the PUC approved an increase in the market cap last summer. And I’ve been steadily watching those rates rise since then. And this summer in particular I’ve seen more angry reviews than usual from customers complaining about the Read More

Market Rates: Abilene Electricity & AEP North 5/26

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Good afternoon, everyone. Our shopping guide entry today for Texas Electricity focuses on the North Texas region, which is serviced by the AEP North TDSP. This includes the prices for Abilene electricity and San Angelo electricity. Compared to Houston and Dallas, the electricity rates in this region are much more expensive for month to month Read More

Market Rates: Corpus Christi Electricity & AEP Central 5/25

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Good morning, everyone. This mornings entry into our weekly series of Texas electricity shopping guide entries is for South Texas, which is the AEP Central service area. AEP Central’s service area includes Corpus Christi electricity and Brownsville electricity. This is the most expensive area of Texas for electricity rates, so it’s important to understand where Read More