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October 2019

How to Stay Warm as the Weather Goes Down

By |October 29th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

As the weather begins to cool, it becomes harder and more costly to stay warm. With people becoming more dormant and choosing to stay inside more often, you are likely to start using more electricity than usual. Unfortunately, during this winter season, you may see your electricity rates begin to rise. Even with a great [...]

Direct Energy Helps You Take Control of Your Energy

By |October 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Not only does Direct Energy give you great energy, but they make it easy for you to understand and track your energy usage. They have created several tools and unique features to make your user experience as great as possible and allow you to take full control of your electricity. This control helps you to [...]

How Weather In Dallas Affects Electricity Rates

By |October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|

If you live in Dallas, you know the weather can be brutal. Although typically scorching hot in the summers, the weather here is constantly changing. One thing is consistent with the weather in Dallas and that is that it is unpredictable. You are probably not surprised to hear that the weather in Dallas can play [...]

The Best Reliant Energy Renewable Options

By |October 17th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Why Choose Renewable Energy? Renewable energy has recently been gaining popularity and for good reasons. Choosing to power your home with renewable energy can help to greatly benefit the world around you. By using renewable energy, you can do your part to help reduce carbon emissions and benefit the environment. Reliant Energy is one of [...]

August 2019

Hurricane Season and How It May Affect Your Electricity

By |August 15th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

2019 Hurricane Season The 2019 storm season has officially begun with the first storm of the season on May 20th. The prediction for this hurricane season is that it should be close to normal with a 30% chance that it will be above average and a 30% chance that it will be below average. A [...]

July 2019

The Best Month-to-Month Electricity Plans in Dallas

By |July 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Everyone knows that Dallas is the place to be. One great benefit of living in this great city is all the energy plan options available to you as a resident here. There are so many amazing options to choose from with low rates and great benefits. One option is a month-to-month plan, rather than a [...]

The Public Utility Commission of Texas

By |July 18th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

About The Public Utility Commission of Texas The Public Utility Commission of Texas plays a major role in ensuring you are able to shop for electricity and do so in a way that is fair and easy. They are responsible for licensing retail electricity providers and allowing them to sell energy. They also monitor the [...]

The History of Energy Deregulation in America

By |July 2nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What is Energy Deregulation Anyways? Energy deregulation gives you, the consumer, the ability to chose your Texas energy provider and energy plan rather than merely rely on your utility provider to supply your energy. Is this is a good thing? Depends on whom you're asking. But at the end of the day, it lets you [...]