What’s New On Texas Electricity Ratings

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Well, lots has been going on recently with Texas Electricity Ratings. For starters, we’ve made a couple changes on the site, and I’d like to take this time to run down a few of the changes we’ve made, as well as the different things I’m seeing in the electricity market from my spot behind 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

PUC Responds to Customer Complaints, Helps People Switch Providers

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in TER News, Texas Electricity News, Trends

In what is fantastic news for all Texans living in deregulated electricity markets, the PUC has made some sweeping moves to reduce the hassle of customers attempting to switch electricity providers. This is fantastic news, and I can’t stress this enough. In the past, customers attempting to switch to new electricity companies had to hurdle 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

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 Read More