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Compare Temple energy prices

Located in central Texas, Temple has a population of over 78,000. Temple is a manufacturing and distribution hub that experiences hot, humid summers. The climate, lifestyle, and industries in Temple rely on cheap electricity rates.

Energy prices in Temple change all the time, usually dropping at the end of the year and rising in late spring. Enter your ZIP code above to see today’s rates near you.

Temple energy deregulation

Before deregulation took effect in Texas in 2002, one utility company served and controlled rates in each area of the state. Since deregulation, the following things have happened: 

  • Texas residential electricity rates are 11.4 percent lower than the national average.
  • Texas commercial electricity rates are nearly 28.33 percent lower than the national average.
  • Texas industrial electricity rates are nearly 26 percent lower than the national average.

Deregulation doesn’t have to be difficult to navigate. We’ve put together a list of resources to help you choose the best electricity provider for you:

Temple utility companies & energy providers

Deregulation in Texas has created more choices for Temple. Residents now have many options for energy providers.

Choose Energy helps customers in Temple connect to some of the most trusted suppliers in Texas, including 4Change Energy, Just Energy, Pulse Power, and TXU Energy

However, there is no choice for the utility responsible for transmitting and distributing electricity to your home or business, no matter which supplier you choose. In Temple, the utility is Oncor Electric Delivery. If you experience a power outage or another problem with your electricity, you should contact Oncor in one of the following ways:

  • Call 888-313-4747 for outages
  • Call 888-313-6862 for customer service
  • Email 

Temple renewable energy

Because of its connection to the oil industry, Texas might seem like an unlikely leader in renewable energy in the U.S. But the truth is, the Lone Star State produces over 30 percent of the country’s wind energy supply. It also typically generates the fourth-highest amount of electricity from solar energy each month.

Some providers source all their plans with only green energy, such as Green Mountain Energy and Gexa Energy.

Are you thinking about going green for the first time or going greener? Enter your ZIP code to see offers in your area.

Temple electric rates in my area

Electricity rates vary across the state. The rate you pay in one part of the state might be entirely different from what a loved one pays in another part of the state, primarily because of the various utility transmission charges. Enter your zip code to see the current rates in your area.

Temple energy for business

Temple business owners can get in on energy choice as well. Choose Energy also provides energy plans for commercial and small businesses in your area. 

Call today to discuss your needs with a business energy expert, or fill out this form to learn more about custom business energy plans in Temple. 

Temple energy FAQs

How do I choose an electricity provider in Temple?

There are many energy providers to choose from, and there’s no doubt it can be difficult to decide on the right one. We’ve put together a resource to help you choose an energy supplier so you can feel confident in your choice.

How can I lower my utility bill in Temple?

We’ve all heard the traditional advice about lowering electricity bills by turning off appliances and flipping off the lights when we leave the room. But another way to reduce your monthly bill is to shop around for a lower electricity rate.

Who has the cheapest electricity rates in Temple?

There’s not one company that offers the cheapest electricity rates across the board. Rates can vary depending on where you live. They can also vary by season. The company offering the lowest rates in July might not have the lowest rates when you shop in December. That’s why it’s always important to get an up-to-date quote for your city.