Texas Electricity Laws


Electricity Meter Tampering and Stealing

Meter Tampering and Stealing As consumers we are always looking for ways to save money on the things that we need, Like our electricity. We are always looking for the lowest price in the market. There is a practice called Meter Tampering, people try to change the way a meter works, even when this is […]


Electricity Theft

Electricity Theft: more common than you think. Nowadays Electricity Theft has become popular worldwide not only in regions such as Latin-American but also in the USA, and other first world countries. For example, in the USA they are already working to solve this issue and to diminish the losses that these practices could cause to […]


Assistance to Pay your Electricity Bill

  Need help paying your Electric bill? The state of Texas has several programs to help low income families pay for their utilities; all public services such as electricity can be cover. These programs will even help you pay for any connection fee or deposit need to start your electricity service. Lite up Texas was […]


Solar Panels Texas

 Solar Panels Texas  Solar Panels absorb sunlight and transfer it to your house to be used as electricity When you produce your own electricity with solar panels, you will buy less utility power and spend less money on your local electricity company since you will be buying less electricity from them. The summer days in […]


Switch Hold on your Home Electricity Meter

Switch Hold on your Home Electricity Meter Reasons why a lock or switch hold is placed on a home electricity meter. Who is who in the distribution of electricity in Texas. First, I would like to explain, in a few words, the difference between REP and Utility. In another blog, I will explain in more […]


Prepaid electricity

What is Prepaid Electricity

What is Prepaid Electricity? Prepaid Electricity is a type of rate plan that allows you as a customer to pay in advance for a set of amount. You will only pay for the electricity you use without having to purchase or pay for services you do not need. Prepaid Electricity Service offers you many benefits […]


Switch Hold on Electric Meter 2

“I can’t connect my electricity because my meter is locked with a switch hold.” What is a “Switch Hold”, and why is it so complicated? If you’re reading this, it’s because you’re lost in the “land of confusion”. It’s one of the most complicated topics in the retail energy world: the SWITCH HOLD. As confusing […]

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More Trivia Fun – The Electricity Express Power Blog

Electricity Express Power Blog – What Do You Remember? Here comes the latest round of trivia, this time about the Electricity Express Power Blog.  Every day you’ve been reading it to learn about prepaid electricity and how to save money, etc.  Now it’s time to see what you remember.  Sound easy?  You might think so, but we […]