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Supplier Plan Energy Term Length Rate
TriEagle Energy 6 month fixed 9.30¢
TriEagle Energy 12 month fixed 10.20¢
TriEagle Energy 36 month fixed 10.00¢
TriEagle Energy 24 month fixed 10.10¢
TriEagle Energy 12 month fixed 10.50¢

Galveston energy rates

Located on the coast, Galveston has a population of 291,308. Since it is home to many businesses and residents, it is critically important that Galveston has access to affordable, efficient and high-quality energy. Like everywhere in Texas, Galveston's climate is classified as humid subtropical. This means that although temperatures are rarely in excess of 90 degrees F, the humidity often makes it feel much hotter. Since the summer months are the hottest, energy is typically least expensive in the winter months of December to February. Check out Galveston energy rates to see what prices and options are currently available.

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Galveston energy map

Galveston energy deregulation

On January 1, 2002, Texas passed a bill that deregulated the energy market. Although this may sound confusing, the bill is beneficial to consumers because it has led to less expensive energy rates. Prior to the passage of energy deregulation, a single company was responsible for transmitting, delivering, collecting payment and selling energy in Galveston. While this may seem like it makes the process simpler, it actually had the reverse impact because this single utility company had a monopoly on the energy market. This means that the energy company was free to charge any price it wanted. See prices in your area and make the choice that's right for you.

Energy deregulation in Galveston has resulted in more competition in the energy market because more companies are available for customers to choose from. This competition has led to more choice and reduced energy prices in Galveston and all of Texas. See what's available in Galveston today.

Galveston utility companies & energy providers

Due to deregulation, the energy market has gone through a major transformation. While it is true that a single company is still responsible for the delivery and transmission of energy, customers can choose from a number of energy suppliers who will facilitate the sales and collection of payments.

Texas-New Mexico Power and CenterPoint Energy are the primary utility services for residents and business owners in Galveston. As one of the largest utility companies in Galveston and the state, Texas-New Mexico Power and CenterPoint Energy have partnered with some of the best energy providers in Galveston, including TriEagle and Bounce Energy.

Galveston renewable energy

When it comes to being green-friendly, Texas is ranked fifth among all states for electricity generated by renewable energy. Since Galveston is located along the coast, it has an immediate use for wind power and other forms of renewable energy. Given the importance of protecting the environment, Texas-New Mexico Power and CenterPoint Energy has partnered with two energy suppliers to be the preferred supplier of renewable energy in Galveston: Amigo Energy and Green Mountain Energy.

Galveston energy facts

1,508 square feet

Average home size

1,048

Average monthly usage (kWh)

$100

Average monthly electricity bill

$377

Potential annual savings

Centerpoint Energy, Texas New Meixco Power, Entergy

Utilities

Galveston energy suppliers

Bounce Energy Green Mountain Energy
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