Texas electricity prices increasing

Why Texas Electricity Rates are Increasing

Most Texas homes have enjoyed the power to choose their electricity provider since 2002. Over the years, there has been a learning curve for both electricity providers and consumers. The most popular product in the market has been the 12-month fixed price electricity plan.  Consumers seem to prefer shopping for electricity on an annual basis […]

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Record Electricity Demand in Texas

ERCOT is the power grid operator for about 90% of the state’s electricity load and serves over 24 million Texas electricity consumers.  The summer of 2015 was an interesting time for the Texas grid operator.  The ERCOT hourly peak demand record was broken five times between August 5th and August 10th.  The prevailing ERCOT record […]

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