Balch Springs Electricity Rates, Plans & Suppliers

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Compare Balch Springs Electricity Rates

We've researched the best providers and plans so you can find a great electricity rate in Balch Springs

Company Term Rate
4Change Energy 24/months 10.7¢/kWh
Express Energy 24/months 10.7¢/kWh
Frontier Utilities 12/months 10.7¢/kWh
Gexa Energy 12/months 10.7¢/kWh
Discount Power 24/months 10.9¢/kWh
Chariot Energy 36/months 11.7¢/kWh
Veteran Energy 36/months 12.8¢/kWh
Constellation 12/months 12.9¢/kWh
TriEagle Energy 24/months 13.5¢/kWh
BKV Energy 36/months 14.2¢/kWh
Rates as of Apr 14, 2024 at 08:28 PM

What are Balch Springs's Average Electricity Rates

Currently, the cheapest Balch Springs electricity rate is 13.6 ¢/kWh, 23% lower than the average rate of 17.8 ¢/kWh.

Based on recent order data, the best electricity providers in Balch Springs are BKV Energy, Champion Energy Services, and 4Change Energy.

45% are choosing plans with a contract length of 24 months, with 12 month contracts being the second most popular choice at 12%.

The average electric bill in Balch Springs ranges from $160 to $270, with an average electricity usage of 1100-1400 kWh per month.

When do Electricity Rates Change in Balch Springs Change?

As Balch Springs moves into winter, you're going to see fixed rate electricity rates drop with the temperature. So if you're looking for cheap Balch Springs electricity rates, fall to winter is the best time to to compare Texas electricity rates.

How to Switch Electricity Companies in Balch Springs?

Switching Electricity companies is simple and seamless with no interruption in service.

  1. When is it Time To Switch Your Power Company: Check your electricity company contract's end date, if you're within 45 days you may forward switch, or within 14 days you can switch without penalty. Your retail electric provider is required to notify you at least 30 days before a contract expires.
  2. Compare electricity rates Balch Springs:If you can find a cheap new rate is dramatically lower it may be worthwhile to switch early and pay the ETF. Lets say youre on a 17 cent rate and youve found a great 11 cent rate. At 2000kWh per month at 17 cents is $340 and 2000kWh at 11 cents is $220. You could save $120 in the first month - so the $60 ETF is worth taking a hit on.
  3. Switch Electricity Company: Once you find a great Balch Springs electricity rate and want to lock it in, you can schedule a forward switch up to 45 days in advance. Ensure you get proof of switch order and date, (you should get an email) and retain any emails for your records.

Balch Springs's Top Electricity Companies

TexasElectricityRatings, rates the top electricity companies in Balch Springs

Rank Provider Stars Award
#1 Champion Energy Services Champion Energy Services  Medal Provider
#2 Payless Power Payless Power  Medal Provider
#3 Constellation Constellation  Medal Provider
#4 Gexa Energy Gexa Energy  Medal Provider
#5 4Change Energy 4Change Energy  Medal Provider

Electricity Plans for Balch Springs

  • Fixed Rate Plans: Offer a fixed rate per kWh (monthly bill may vary based on usage) for the length of the contract, typically 12 to 36 months.
  • Green Energy Plans: Source power from renewable sources such as wind, and solar.
  • No Deposit Plans: Electric companies in Balch Springs offering no deposit sometimes called prepaid electricity plans; allow customers to pay for their electricity in advance. With a no deposit electricity plan, customers can avoid credit checks, deposits, and avoid disconnection for non-payment.
  • Variable Rate Plans: Usually considered as the opposite of fixed rate plans, with these plans the price per kWh will vary month to month.
  • Time of Use Plans: Vary the rate per kWh based on the time of day and/or the season. Customers are often charged a higher rate during the day and a lower rate in the evening. Additionally there
  • Solar Buy Back Plans: This allows Balch Springs homeowners with solar panels earn extra money by selling their surplus electricity to their electricity provider. Often this is in the form of bill credits for electricity that would otherwise go to waste. Electricity companies offering these plans include: Chariot Energy, Rhythm Energy, and Energy Texas.

Balch Springs Electricity Outage and Utility Information

If you have a power outage, or any issue with your home's electrical delivery, you should contact your local electric utility for assistance

Centerpoint Energy: 713-207-2222

Oncor Energy: 888-313-4747

AEP Central/AEP North: 866-223-8508

TNMP: 888-866-7456

Contact the Texas Public Utilities Commission with any other concerns:

PUC Customer Protection, P.O. Austin, TX 787111-3326.

Call 1-888-782-8477

Email the PUCT at

Are You Moving to Balch Springs?

Texas has a deregulated electricity market. That means Balch Springs Electricity Companies compete for your business. Just like cellphone, Internet, Insurance and credit card companies that compete for your business. And just like those businesses there are plenty of ways that Texas electricity companies can take advantage of you, so we've made it easy. We've rated, ranked, and recommend Balch Springs's best electricity companies and electricity plans that will make your move easy.

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Compare Local Electric Rates

When shopping for electricity, you will see that rates and plan availability may vary by location. This is due to differences between local utility transmission and delivery fees.

That's why you need to enter your zip code to compare electricity rates in Balch Springs.

Compare Business Electricity Rates in Balch Springs?

You have the power to choose your Commercial and Small Business Electricity Rates in Balch Springs. The Texas Electricity Ratings commercial electricity marketplace is exclusively for business electricity customers looking to start commercial service or compare their existing commercial electricity rates.

Balch Springs business electricity rates are some of the lowest in the US and are 20-30% less than residential rates. So, if you're starting a business in Balch Springs or just want to compare commercial electricity rates and shop the market for a better rate, you could save thousands each year by shopping for a lower rate.

Commercial Electricity Rates in Balch Springs

Rates as of Apr 14, 2024 at 08:28 PM

Renewable and Green Energy Options in Balch Springs

Over 30% of the energy produced in Texas is from renewable energy resources such as solar, and wind. In fact, Texas produces more green energy than any other state. And is one of the reasons that Texas has some of the lowest electricity rates in the US.

Every Texas energy provider has about 20% green energy in their mix of energy sources. You can see this in the Fuel Mix section of any Texas Electricity Plan EFL (Electricity Facts Label).

Most Texas electricity companies have a 100% green / renewable energy plan, where 100% of the energy you buy supports renewable energy generators. Some Balch Springs electricity companies are exclusively green, where every plan is 100% green and prices and rates support 100% green energy and renewable generation.

The 3 types of renewable energy plans to select from:

Green energy term plans:
These are similar to traditional 3 to 12 month term plans with 100% green energy.
EV Charging Plans:
Plans targeted at EV owners that are "Time of Use" where you pay low rates at night (between 11PM and 5AM) and a higher rate during the day.
Solar Buy Back Plans:
Plans that allow homeowners who own their solar panels to sell excess power back to their provider or offset their electricity bill with excess power generated by their solar panels and may earn bill credits of up to .25 cents per kWh exported back to the grid.

Five Green Electric Plans for Balch Springs

Company Term Rate
Gexa Energy 12/months 10.7¢/kWh
Chariot Energy 36/months 11.7¢/kWh
Rhythm 12/months 14.9¢/kWh
GoodCharlie Energy 36/months 15.3¢/kWh
Champion Energy Services 24/months 15.6¢/kWh
Rates as of Apr 14, 2024 at 08:28 PM

FAQ: Balch Springs Rates, Plans and Providers

Champion Energy Services offers these plans in Balch Springs

The following rates are available from Champion Energy Services

Champ Saver-1215.00 cents per kWh
Champ Silver-2415.10 cents per kWh
Champ Saver-2415.20 cents per kWh
Free Weekends-2415.30 cents per kWh
Green Energy-2415.60 cents per kWh

What Balch Springs Gexa Energy electricity plans are available?

The following rates are available from Gexa Energy

Gexa Eco Saver Plus 1210.70 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Plus 2410.70 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Value 1214.30 cents per kWh
Gexa Light Saver 1216.70 cents per kWh
Gexa Saver Freedom 3617.10 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Lite 1219.50 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Advantage 1219.70 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Premium 1220.00 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Premium 2420.30 cents per kWh
Gexa Eco Saver Supreme 1220.40 cents per kWh

Is it true that Champion Energy Services has a low price in Balch Springs?

Champ Saver-12 is the cheapest rate from Champion Energy Services. It is a 12 month plan with a rate of 15.000 cents per kWh.

We recommend you compare electricity rates in Balch Springs and see if this plan is right for you.

What is a cheap Champion Energy Services electricity rate in Balch Springs?

Champ Saver-12 is the cheapest rate from Champion Energy Services. It is a 12 month plan with a rate of 15.000 cents per kWh.

You can order the Champ Saver-12 plan here on TexasElectricityRatings without hassling with the state-run website