What are the Lowest Electricity Rates in the TNMP Delivery Area in Texas for December 2020?

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Our team at energysavings.com has been capturing daily snapshots of the energy plans offered on the Power to Choose site and has put together the following information regarding the energy plans offered during the month of December 2020 for the TNMP delivery area. Please click here for a map that shows the location of the transmission and distribution utilities in competitive areas. This post is for the TNMP area, and you can also read up on similar information for Centerpoint, AEP North, AEP Central and Oncor for December 2020. Please note that as rates may change at any time in the day on the Power to Choose site, the following analysis is only based on information cap.

Market trend: During December 2020, the market was again stable for this area as did not observe rate variations during this period for the plans discussed in this report.

1.  Fixed rate Plans

TNMP – Best Rate and Pricing for a Fixed Rate 12-month Plan during December 2020*
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
ENERGY MONGER LLC10.0
CIRRO ENERGY10.3
Discount Power10.3
WINDROSE ENERGY10.3
SOUTHWEST POWER & LIGHT10.4
POWER OF TEXAS HOLDINGS INC10.5
VARSITY ENERGY LLC10.5
4CHANGE ENERGY10.6
INFUSE ENERGY LLC10.7
PowerNext10.7
RELIANT10.8
ENTRUST ENERGY INC10.9
SOUTHERN FEDERAL POWER LLC10.9
SPARK ENERGY LLC10.9
AMIGO ENERGY11.2
JUST ENERGY11.2
TARA ENERGY11.2
THINK ENERGY11.3
SUMMER ENERGY LLC11.4
GridPlus Energy11.6
MIDAMERICAN ENERGY SERVICES LLC11.7
CONSTELLATION NEWENERGY INC11.8
PULSE POWER LLC11.9
TRIEAGLE ENERGY LP11.9
TXU ENERGY11.9
CHAMPION ENERGY SERVICES LLC12.1
Energy to Go12.5
AMBIT ENERGY13.1

Energy Monger  is the REP that had the lowest rate. The plan is called “12 Month E-Pay / E-Bill (Web Only).” You will have to enroll to autopay and e-billing to enjoy this low rate.

Ambit Energy had the highest rate for this category with the plan “Lone Star Classic 12.”

TNMP – Best Rate and Pricing for a Fixed Rate 24-month Plan during December 2020*
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
SOUTHERN FEDERAL POWER LLC10.3
SOUTHWEST POWER & LIGHT10.5
CIRRO ENERGY10.6
INFUSE ENERGY LLC10.6
WINDROSE ENERGY10.6
SPARK ENERGY LLC10.8
AMIGO ENERGY11.1
JUST ENERGY11.1
TARA ENERGY11.1
THINK ENERGY11.1
SUMMER ENERGY LLC11.3
MIDAMERICAN ENERGY SERVICES LLC11.5
Discount Power11.6
GridPlus Energy11.6
CHAMPION ENERGY SERVICES LLC11.8
TRIEAGLE ENERGY LP11.9
Energy to Go12.4

Southern Federal Power had the lowest rate for a 24-month fixed rate plan with their “SoFed Better Rate – 24” plan.

Energy to Go was the REP that showed the highest with their “Fixed To Go 24” plan.

2. Variable Rate Plans

TNMP Best Rate and Pricing for a Variable Rate Plan during December 2020*
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
INFUSE ENERGY LLC7.6
SOUTHERN FEDERAL POWER LLC7.6
DIRECT ENERGY10.1
FIRST CHOICE POWER10.1
SOUTHWEST POWER & LIGHT10.3
YEP10.3
RELIANT11.0
NEC Co-op Energy13.5
TXU ENERGY13.5
AMBIT ENERGY18.1

The lowest rate of this table was offered by Infuse Energy and Southern Federal Power LLC. The plans are called “Keep It Simple Savings Flex” and “Variable Advantage: Month-to-Month,” respectively. Infuse Energy’s rate requires autopay while Southern Federal Power’s requires autopay and e-billing.

Ambit Energy is offering the highest rate with “Lone Star Flex” plan.

3. 100% Green Plans

TNMP – Best Rate and Pricing for a 100 % Green Energy Fixed Rate
12-month Plan during December 2020 *
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
FRONTIER UTILITIES10.0
GEXA ENERGY10.0
TOMORROW ENERGY CORP10.2
GREEN ENERGY EXCHANGE10.4
VARSITY ENERGY LLC10.7
CHARIOT ENERGY11.0
CleanSky Energy11.1
ATG Clean Energy11.7
GREEN MOUNTAIN ENERGY COMPANY12.2
PULSE POWER LLC12.2
TRIEAGLE ENERGY LP12.2
Iberdrola Texas12.3
Energy to Go12.8

Gexa Energy with the plan named “Gexa Choice Green 12” and  Frontier Utilities with “Eco Green 12” are the two REPs that had the lowest rates for December 2020. Those two products have the same early termination fees.

Energy to Go is the REP that showed the highest rate. “Green To Go 12” is the plan name they were offering for this period.

TNMP – Best Rate and Pricing for a 100 % Green Energy Fixed Rate
24-month Plan during December 2020*
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
GREEN ENERGY EXCHANGE10.4
CHARIOT ENERGY10.8
ATG Clean Energy11.7
Iberdrola Texas12.0

Green Energy Exchange  was showing the lowest rate in this table. “Texas Green 24 Autopay.” This REP has 4.7 on Google reviews (70 reviews).  As the plan’s name infers, autopay is required for this plan’s rate.

The highest rate was offered by Iberdrola Texas with the plan “Wind by TX 24.”

TNMP – Best Rate and Pricing for a 100 % Green Energy Variable Rate Plan during December 2020*
(lowest to highest rate)

Energy ProvidersRate for 2000 kWh (cents/kWh)
INFUSE ENERGY LLC7.7
Bulb10.6
CHARIOT ENERGY12.0
GREEN MOUNTAIN ENERGY COMPANY15.7
AMBIT ENERGY18.3

The lowest rate of the table was offered by Infuse Energy. The plan name is “Keep It Simple Savings Green Flex.” Autopay is required for this plan’s low rate.

Ambit Energy was the REP showing the highest rate with their plan called “Ambit Green Texas Flex.”

* Data obtained from powertochoose.org (Power to Choose) for the days from 12/1/2020 to 12/31/2020. The tables above list the lowest price in cents/kWh offered by each retail electricity provider (REP) for a given type of plan for a monthly usage of 2000 kWh. If more than one product was available from the same REP for a given type of plan, EnergySavings.com only included the lowest rate in its analysis. Please note that as products and rates may change at any time in the day on Power to Choose; EnergySavings.com’s analysis is based on information captured in its single daily snapshot, and therefore cannot guarantee that every product and rate made available in the month has been captured. Please reach out to [email protected] if you feel that any meaningful data has not been captured and EnergySavings.com may, at its sole discretion, issue a correction to the report. There was also about 5% data loss in each daily snapshot for the December 2020 period. The analysis is performed by excluding plans that are marked as “Minimum usage fees/credits”, “Time of Use”, and “Prepaid” according to the data captured from Power to Choose. For more information about the electricity plans mentioned in this report, please consult both the Electricity Fact Label (EFL) and Terms of Service (TOS) for those plans. Those documents are available on the Power to Choose site if the plan is still currently offered. The rates listed may differ if the REP has changed their pricing. Any reference to BBB ratings or Google reviews ratings is based on what was showing on the respective site on  2/16/21.