A Closer Look at TXU’s Free Nights & Solar Days Plan

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Is TXU’s Free Nights & Solar Days Plan a Good Deal On Electricity? Forgive the statement of the obvious, but the state of Texas is hot. Summertime temperatures routinely hit triple digits in Texas, and as a result people’s air conditioners work overtime during the summer months. As a result, people’s electricity bills often soar, […]

Solar Days Free Nights in Dallas

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Is Free, 100% Renewable Energy a Real Possibility in Dallas? With cities like Denton committing to 100% renewable energy by 2020, it’s clear to see the growing trend toward green energy in Texas. If you’re looking for the best clean energy plan to switch to, then what could be better than a plan offering 100% […]

Free Nights-Free Electricity in Dallas

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How can an electricity plan be free? It’s instinctive to be hesitant when a business offers something for “free,” but with the power to choose from a variety of Free Nights-Free Electricity plans in in ONCOR, Dallas, Texas, consumers really do have access to free electricity during off-peak hours at reasonable rates. You can choose […]

Solar Days-Free Nights in Houston

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Power Your Houston Nights for Free! Renewable energy is more than just a fad. Many Houston electricity providers offer plans with varying portions of their electricity coming from renewable sources. For the ultra environmentally conscious consumer, nothing but completely renewable energy will do. And that’s exactly what you get from the TXU Free Nights Solar […]

Court Approves Sale of ONCOR

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It’s costing NextEra an extra $300 million in cash and an agreement to pick up the debt and asbestos liabilities from the Texas electricity distribution business. Energy Future Holdings unsecured creditors will also get $450 million more. As of Sept. 20, Judge Christopher Sontchi in the Delaware District of the US Bankruptcy Court okayed the […]

Energy Future Holdings Emerging from Chapter 11 in Near Future

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U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi gave approval in his Delaware courtroom this past Friday, August 26 for Energy Futures Holdings to reorganize from the biggest bankruptcy in US history since GM in 2009. TXU retail energy business and Luminant, Texas’ largest power plant operator, will be spun-off tax-free under the subsidiary Texas Competitive Electric Holdings […]

Energy Future Holdings to Sell ONCOR

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As I’ve stated for years, the bankruptcy of Energy Future Holdings has been inevitable. It was coming ever since the bottom dropped out of the natural gas market due to innovations in fracking. And finally, it looks like we can finally see how the Texas electricity market might look once the inevitable finally happens and […]

Texas Electricity Ratings: Rankings Update: 6/17/2013

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Now that Summer is in full swing, with higher electricity rates hitting the market and several months of new customer reviews in the system, it is once again time to update the Texas Electricity Ratings company rankings and see how providers stack up. Unsurprisingly many established providers lost points this time around with the higher market […]

PUC Continues to Drop Ball on Consumer Advocacy?

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I revieve reader questions on a regular basis about how the PUC handles their ranking system. The general thrust is “I see there is a state rankings system for Texas electricity, but it looks dated.” Or “I don’t see the electricity provider that I’m interested in listed on the PUC’s page. What gives?” I wrote an […]