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Illinois Residents Starting to See Lower Electric Bills Due to Competition

Have you noticed that your electric bill has decreased in the last few months? Not because you’ve started saving electricity but because your rate was lowered. Illinois energy users are starting …

ERCOT News Release: Consumers asked to conserve 3-7 p.m. today and through weekend

ERCOT just issued a news release requesting all consumers in Texas to conserve power today and through the weekend especially between the hours of 3-7 p.m. “The ERCOT region is …

Electricity News In Texas – A Power Guide To The Texas Electricity Market

Texas electricity deregulation has created a booming market for the emergence of new power suppliers. These suppliers are all trying to make an impact in the market and build a …

ERCOT – Conservation Critical for Texas Energy Grid

Because of the severe heat in North Texas and high temperatures, all consumers in Texas are requested to conserve power from 3-7pm today per ERCOT (Electricity Reliability Council of Texas).

StarTex Power To Be Acquired by Constellation Energy

StarTex Power To Be Acquired by Constellation Energy - StarTex Power, one of the leading retail electricity providers in Houston, Texas has signed a definitive merger agreement to be acquired …

Texas Electricity Switching Still Leading the Nation

Recent studies have shown that Texas electricity is still the most active market in the nation.  Many other states have seen greater success lately, such as Illinois, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New …

ERCOT: Grid Condition Improving – but Conservation Still Urged

ERCOT reported today that immediate concerns about rolling black-outs have been reduced – they are still requesting everyone in Texas to conserv as much power as possible.  Mulitple generation plants …

ERCOT Issues Press Release – Rotating Outages Because of Extreme Weather

ERCOT Issues Press Release - Rotating Outages Because of Extreme Weather - The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has instructed utilities to begin rotating outages to compensate for a …

Texas Energy News: Solar Energy Technology May Become More Cost-Effective for Homeowners

Texas Energy News: Solar Energy Technology May Become More Cost-Effective for Homeowners - Yes, we can't forget renewable energy. Although there is certainly a need for fossil fuels at present …

Texas Energy News: Is Deregulation a Failure, or a Success?

Not long ago, there was great concern that the deregulation of the Texas electricity industry would be a great failure, becoming a burden instead of a success. Today, many experts …