In 2002, Texas deregulated energy, giving 85 percent of residents the power to choose their electricity provider. Before that, one utility company serviced each area, offering a rate approved at the state level.
Consumers now have options because they have the power to choose among a number of providers to find the best electricity rates in Pearland.
Utilities still have a role as the company that’s responsible for transmitting and distributing electricity to your home or business, regardless of which supplier you choose.
In Pearland, the utility is CenterPoint Energy. CenterPoint owns nearly 4,000 overhead miles and 26 underground miles of transmission lines, plus over 27,000 overhead miles and roughly 20,000 underground miles of distribution lines. It’s the company you call if you experience an outage or come across any infrastructure issues.
But back to providers: Choose Energy can help you choose the best electricity rates in Pearland. The Choose Energy marketplace offers resources that show you how to move your electricity services or easily switch providers. It also includes information about no-deposit electricity plans.
Considering a switch? Enter your ZIP code to learn more about the best Pearland electricity rates.