Indexed Plans Explained

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in Champion Energy, PUC/ERCOT, TER News, Texas Electricity News, Trends, TXU Energy, Variable Rates

Indexed Plans have always been a quiet, and rarely understood part of the Texas electricity market. They’ve been present on the market for a couple years now, but for the most part have been sitting in the background behind Fixed Rate Electricity Plans and Variable Rate Electricity Plans. Recently, however, that has changed. For starters, […]

Around the Texas Electricity Blogosphere: 6/29/2011

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Good afternoon, everyone. I just wanted to highlight some of the things happening in the Texas electricity market, from marketplace news as well as news regarding electricity providers. Bounce Energy – First off, Texas Electricity Ratings partner Bounce Energy has had an extremely busy and productive week. First, they launched their new iPhone application. It […]

Latest Texas Electricity Ratings

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Bounce Energy, Champion Energy, Green Mountain Energy, Provider Spotlight, Special Promotions, StarTex Power, TER News, Texas Electricity News, TXU Energy

I’ve re-run the numbers and published the latest rankings at Texas Electricity Ratings and we have a new number one. Congratulations to Green Mountain Energy! Taking into account the entire Texas deregulated electricity marketplace, here’s a quick look at the new Top 5: 1.) Green Mountain Energy 2.) Champion Energy 3.) Bounce Energy 4.) TXU […]

Record Low Electricity Rates

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Here’s an exceptional article that was recently in the Ft. Worth Star Telegram. And it’s not just a fantastic article because we like the message it’s giving us (prices are low and might get lower) but also because it gives a couple great insights into the natural gas markets and it’s relation to electricity rates […]

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 […]