Texas Electricity Ratings People’s Choice Award

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At Texas Electricity Ratings, we take pride in our consumer advocacy for customers in the deregulated electricity market. Recently, we revamped our ratings to include new criteria, and to take advantage of our decades of experience in the Texas Electricity market to help give useful rankings of the electricity providers in Texas. And we were […]

How to Find the Lowest Houston Electricity Rates

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Deregulation of electrical companies has given people across the Lone Star State the power to choose their own Texas electrical rates. However, many consumers don’t realize they have the freedom to pick from the best local rates available. In Houston alone, there are almost 100 different electrical plans in existence from a wide variety of […]

When To Buy Electricity in Texas – 2011/2012 Edition

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One of the most common questions most people ask is when to shop for Texas electricity. In fact, I’ve written about this topic before. Normally, my previous advice would apply any year, and for the most part it still does: Shop during the winter months when the rates are lowest and lock into long term […]

Market Rates: West Texas 1/14

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Our last shopping guide entry for the week is shining a spotlight on the Texas electricity rates for West Texas. The electric rates for the rural areas of West Texas aren’t nearly as expensive as the electricity prices customers have to deal with in South Texas, but that doesn’t mean people shouldn’t understand the market […]

Market Rates: North Texas 1/6

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Today’s entry into the Texas electricity examines the North Texas area (AEP North), which covers electricity in Abilene and electricity in San Angelo. The electricity rates in North Texas are typically around the same price as electricity in Houston. Just like in the other regions of Texas, there are currently some fixed rate electricity plans […]

Market Rate: Ft. Worth & Dallas Electric 10/18

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Here’s the second week of organizing the electricity rate shopping guide into the different regions of Texas. Today we’re taking a look at the Dallas electric market and the surrounding region, which is the Oncor footprint. The Texas electricity market is always in flux, so people need to check regularly to see how the different […]

Market Rates: North Texas 10/14

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Today’s entry into the Texas Electricity shopping guide is for the North Texas region. This covers areas such as Abilene and San Angelo. The goal of the shopping guide is to give customers a chance to save money by giving customers an easy to reference list of the lowest electric rates in their area of […]

Market Electric Rates: South Texas 10/13

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In today’s shopping guide entry, we are taking a look at the Texas electricity market for South Texas. This covers Corpus Christi electricity, Brownsville electricity, and generally just most of South Texas. Hence the name. Anyway, I’m listing out the cheapest rates from the the different electricity providers to help customers save money. Month to […]

Market Rates: Green Energy Plans 10/6

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Today’s entry into the Texas Electricity Ratings weekly shopping guide is for 100% environmentally friendly green energy plans. Green energy plans are plans that consist entirely of 100% renewable resources, and in the world of Texas electricity that almost certainly means solar and wind power. Prices are typically a bit more expensive for Green electricity […]

Market Rates: Fixed Rate Plans 10/5

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Today’s entry into this week’s Texas electricity shopping guide is for long term fixed rate electricity plans. Prices are still low right now, regardless of whether customers are looking for a 6, 12, or 24 month term for electricity, which is the 3 time periods for electricity plans that we highlight below. The upside for […]