Compare electricity rates in Waco

Waco energy rates

With a humid subtropical climate, urban environment and growing metro population of 235,000, Waco requires energy that’s both reasonably priced and efficient to meet residential and business needs.

Waco is part of Texas’s deregulated energy market, meaning customers have the power to choose their electricity provider.

That’s really important now. Since Texans have been under stay-at-home orders, residential electricity use is soaring, reports say. That extra usage will result in higher bills, which means it makes sense to look for a new energy provider. See Waco electricity rates available in your area by entering your ZIP code. Most Texas can change providers without a technician visit to their home.

Waco electricity rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Express Energy - Freeway 12 12 months $0.077 / kWh
Gexa Energy - Gexa Superb Saver 12 12 months $0.078 / kWh
Frontier Utilities - Frontier Max 12 12 months $0.078 / kWh
4Change Energy - Budget Saver 12 12 months $0.079 / kWh
Constellation Energy - 12 Month Flat Tier Product 12 months $0.085 / kWh
TXU Energy - Smart Deal 12 12 months $0.099 / kWh
TriEagle Energy - Silver Eagle 12 12 months $0.107 / kWh
First Choice Power - You Got This 36 36 months $0.107 / kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Green Fixed 36 36 months $0.107 / kWh
Direct Energy TX - Live Brighter 36 36 months $0.108 / kWh
Just Energy TX - Simple Rate 36 months $0.113 / kWh
Payless Power - SmarTricity Premier 12 - Prepaid Plan 12 months $0.129 / kWh

Please note: All rates above are accurate as of 5/25/2020, 1:03:52 PM CT for ZIP Code 76633. Rates may have changed since this date/time. For the most up to date rates in your area, please enter your zip code above.

Waco energy deregulation

How has deregulation affected Waco? Here’s what the latest statistics from the U.S. Energy Information Administration show:

  • Texas residential electricity rates are nearly 9.5 percent lower than the national average.
  • Texas commercial electricity rates are nearly 26 percent lower than the national average.
  • Texas industrial electricity rates are nearly 23 percent lower than the national average.
  • Texas generates the most electricity of any state from wind.
  • Texas generates the fifth-highest amount of electricity from solar energy.

On January 1, 2002, the Texas Senate approved a bill to deregulate the energy industry for a large portion of the state, including Waco. This has allowed competition in the Waco energy sector. Now, consumers can browse around for different energy providers in the city.

See the options available in your area with the free Choose Energy marketplace. Compare rates, providers, and plans so you can sign up today. Enter your ZIP code to get started, or see some helpful links below.

Waco utility companies & energy providers

Oncor Electric Company, a company that transmits and distributes electricity to 7.5 million consumers, serves as the main utility service provider for the city of Waco. This is also the company that manages the power lines, so be sure to contact Oncor if you experience a power outage.

Beyond that, there are an array of energy providers who Waco consumers can purchase electricity from. Choose Energy has partnered with some of the most reliable and affordable suppliers, including Reliant Energy4Change Energy, and TriEagle Energy, to make the decision a little easier.

Waco renewable energy

Texas has long been a leader in the energy sector and that appears to be continuing into the green energy field. For example, no other state generates more wind energy than Texas.

Waco green energy use has increased steadily in recent years, and the city has many green energy providers.

Choose Energy has partnered with two of the best: Amigo Energy and Green Mountain Energy. Enter your zip code above to find the options available to you and do your part for the planet today.