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Lower Your High Electricity Bill
Sick of high electricity bills in Texas? We’ll help you lower costs. Compare rates to switch providers and slash bills. Save energy with efficient appliances and conservation tips.
TL;DR: Cut high bills by finding energy guzzlers, boosting efficiency, and comparing rates to switch plans. ComparePower makes it easy to find better rates and switch providers. Lower your bill with just a few clicks.
Reasons Your Electric Bill is High
High electric bills have many causes:
- Weather – AC in summer, heating in winter
- Old, inefficient appliances
- Poor insulation and air leaks
- Lifestyle changes – more time at home
- New energy-hungry devices
- Inaccurate billing or meter issues
- Price hikes from providers
- Unsuitable plans for your usage
- Wasteful habits and lack of maintenance
Knowing the reasons behind your high bill is the first step. ComparePower can then find solutions tailored to your situation – like better rate plans.
Strategies to Lower Your High Electric Bill
Lower your electric bill with these tips:
- Compare rates and switch providers using ComparePower’s easy platform.
- Upgrade to ENERGY STAR appliances.
- Optimize HVAC with programmable thermostats and maintenance.
- Weatherproof your home by sealing leaks and adding insulation.
- Use smart lighting like LEDs, dimmers, and motion sensors.
- Practice energy-saving habits like turning off lights and air-drying clothes.
- Monitor usage with smart meters to adjust peak hour consumption.
Comparing rates and switching plans can lead to major savings. Combine that with efficiency upgrades and conservation habits to slash your electric bill.
Switch Electricity Providers in 5 Easy Steps
Switching providers can be the fastest way to save by securing a lower rate, especially if you haven’t switched in a while and your contract has lapsed.
Follow these 5 easy steps to switch providers and potentially lower your electricity bill:
- Enter zip code
- Check usage history
- Compare plans on ComparePower
- Choose a new plan based on your needs
- Make the switch online in 5 minutes
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ComparePower: Your Electricity Ally
With ComparePower, easily compare rates and switch electricity providers to save. Our user-friendly platform makes it a breeze.
Take action now to lower your bill:
- Identify your usage needs
- Compare rates and switch plans
- Implement energy savings tips
We’re committed to helping you take control of your bill. Straightforward answers, helpful resources, and genuine care.
Start your savings journey today on ComparePower. Compare rates and switch providers in minutes.
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High Electric Bill FAQs
Looking for more ways to lower your bill? Check out these frequently asked questions.
How can I reduce my electric bill?
The best way to reduce your electricity bill is to get on the ideal plan based on your home’s usage profile. Enter your historical usage to find the right plan for your needs in just minutes.
What is a typical electric bill in Texas?
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the average retail price of residential electricity in Texas is 14.01 ¢/kWh. If the typical Texan uses 1,132 kWh/month on average, at 14.01 ¢/kWh, the electric bill would be around $158.59.
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