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Vote Yes on Question 3 for Energy Choice in Nevada

For the past several decades, the Nevada energy market has been a monopoly controlled by the utility NV Energy.  NV…

8 Key Factors That Impact Electricity Prices

It may come as a surprise that what you pay for power is a culmination of many factors. A lot…

How to Switch from Breeze Energy (Replacements and Alternatives)

So, you just found out -- whether you read our blog post that broke the news or got a letter…

Breeze Energy Leaving Texas Market Effective Immediately

BREAKING NEWS (May 30, 2018) Breeze Energy is leaving the Texas market effective immediately, ElectricChoice.com has just learned. Breeze Energy…

Cyberattack Shuts Down Energy Services Group

Following a warning from the FBI last month that Russian hackers were attacking the US power grid, Energy Services Group…

2017 International Energy Outlook from the EIA

Last Thursday, the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) held a live conference as part of their CSIS Energy and…

2017 Hurricane Season & Energy: Impacts, Dangers and More

If you've read the news in recent weeks, it's become extremely clear that hurricane season is upon the United States. While…

America’s Electricity Grid Strategies for Cybersecurity

There seems to be a lot of talk about cybersecurity lately.  At first glance, it might seem like a subject…

Compare Business Energy Rates from 2016 to 2017

Half of 2017 has now passed, which means we should be able to highlight trends from the first half of…

Replacing Lite-Up Texas: Assistance with Electric Bills in Texas

There are many people across the United States that rely on government run assistance programs to help pay their electricity…

Duke Energy Customers to See Lower Electricity Bills in Summer 2017

If you're a Duke Energy customer, your piggy bank might see a little more coin this summer. According to recent press release, customers…

Verde Energy Acquired by Spark Energy, Inc.

On July 5, 2017, Spark Energy Inc. published a press release announcing that their acquisition of Verde Energy is official. Verde…

MP2 Energy Acquired by Shell Energy North America

Yesterday, Shell Energy North America announced that they have officially signed an agreement to purchase MP2 Energy LLC. The signed…

Shady Marketing Practices in the Energy Industry

While energy deregulation aims to help people afford the electricity they use, the fact that it opens the electricity market up…

What are Capacity Charges?

When you receive your electricity bill at the end of the month, you will see many different charges included. One…

Current Electric Company Incentives, Deals, and Promos

Companies across many industries use sales, promotions, and incentives to advertise and attract new customers -- electric companies in deregulated…

What’s a Good Electric Rate in Texas?

Rates differ from state to state, city to city, time of year, provider to provider... so how can a consumer know…

Wind and Solar Surpass Hydroelectricity Generation in 2017

Based on some new information from the EIA, and other government news outlets, it look like solar and wind generated power…

Changes to the 4 Coincident Peak (4CP) Program in Texas

It's recently come to our attention that there are some fairly substantial market changes that are impacting commercial customer electricity…

Eversource Plans to Lower Basic Service Supply Rates Starting July 1st

Eversource, an electricity services company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, recently announced that they plan to reduce their electricity rates during the summer…