Market Prices – Fixed Plans

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Amigo Energy, Brilliant Energy, Champion Energy, Fixed Rates, Gexa Energy, Kinetic Energy, Southwest Power & Light, Spark Energy, StarTex Power, Texas Electricity News, Trends, YEP-Energy

Yesterday, I posted about some of the electric rates this week in the Texas market. The focus then was on Variable Rates. Today, I want to take a look at the Fixed Rate plans. Since there’s a lot of different time periods, I’m just going to list the top 3 or 5 Texas electric providers, Read More

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 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

Newest Electricity Plans on the Market

Posted on 5 CommentsPosted in Ambit Energy, Bounce Energy, Fixed Rates, Gexa Energy, Green/Renewable Energy, Just Energy, StarTex Power, Variable Rates

Most of what we post here on the TER blog centered on specific news in the Texas Electricity market, be it provider news or marketplace news. We’re going to take a bit of a different angle today and took a look at some of the different plans that have hit the market from various REPs Read More

Smarter Thermostats Roll out in TXU

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Texas Electricity News, Trends, TXU Energy

Texas Electricity Ratings stumbled across an interesting article this week discussing the use of “Smart Thermostats” and how TXU is rolling them out in some of their territories. The notion here is that, essentially, TXU is rolling out a Thermostat that will leverage a customer’s home broadband service to monitor their home electricity. So what Read More