Texas Power

Texas Power in the News

November 1, 2011

In every part of the world, electricity is a vital part for it runs our cities, buildings, homes, and appliances – It powers our life. Texas power is now becoming more diverse and the customers now have a variety of choices. In the past, one company provided all parts of your Texas power service (generation, transmission, and distribution, and […]

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Texas Power – The Key Players

October 28, 2011

(ERCOT, ONCOR, CENTERPOINT ENERGY) Electricity is the very vital part of a progressive economy. Ensuring its unending supplies and continuity for its users are one of the main roles of these three Texas power players: Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) Formed in 1970, one of the eight Independent System Operators in North America. The ERCOT occupies the […]

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Texas Power – The History of Deregulation in Texas

October 27, 2011

The procedure of the deregulation in Texas started in 1999 when a senator from the state of Texas David Sibley, first introduced a law that would get rid of regulation of the rates of electricity and more importantly to eliminate the monopolization in the Texas power market with the aim of decreasing the prices of energy. The legislation […]

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How Texas Power Is Produced

January 27, 2011

How Texas Power Is Produced – Texas is increasingly focusing on renewable energy sources to provide for its customers’ energy needs. It leads the states in wind power generation, for example, and is also significantly focused on solar power and biomass energy sources development. Texas is especially well positioned to develop these energy sources; although less than 1% of Texas’ energy needs are provided by renewable energy at the present, this trend is shifting. As stated previously, Texas depends on imports for a large amount of its energy needs, but this, too, must change. To that end, experts in Texas are focusing on developing renewable energy, and Texas power companies are jumping on board by offering consumers the ability to buy “green energy” electricity.

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Different Kinds of Texas Power Plants

August 10, 2010

Texas is one of the states in this country where you have the power to choose your Retail Electric Provider, as well as who supplies the electricity to your home. Now instead of power plants that are still using fossil fuels to generate electricity, you can choose plants that generate electricity from clean and green energy sources. In fact there are many different Texas power plants that now produce energy from alternative sources, such as wind turbine farms, as well as solar power arrays.

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Why a Fixed Rate Is a Good Idea, Especially in This Kind of Weather

July 30, 2010

Let’s face it – Texas is HOT! If you live in Texas, do you know that you can actually choose how you get your Texas Power — and whom you get it from, and how much you pay for it, too? That’s right; because Texas customers have deregulation in their favor, they can choose their electricity provider so that they get the best rates and service, and they can choose how they pay for it. That is, you can pay as you go, or you can lock in rates so that you can save on energy costs over the term of your contract, usually about one year.

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Texas Power Company

July 26, 2010

Every state has an idea in mind on how they should supply power to their people. Everyone, including the Texas Power Company, will need to be constantly aware of several demographic factors to be able to foresee enough future broadcasting to serve their population in the best manner possible. No one will want to be constantly changing their receipt of power as time flows by because the power companies didn’t plan correctly.

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