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Abilene Electricity Rates

Written by Sean Jackson /

Edited by Madison Khalil

Last updated 06/08/2022

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Compare Abilene electricity rates

SaveOnEnergy can help you save money on your next energy plan. Our marketplace is easy to use, and best of all, it’s free.

How to find the best electricity rates in Abilene with

You can use our marketplace to find the best Abilene electricity providers in one place. We work with the top suppliers in your area, ensuring you receive the best deals and services. You can sign up for a plan in three simple steps:

  • Shop for cheap electricity in Abilene: You’ll begin by entering your ZIP code. It grants you access to all the energy plans and pricing.
  • Sign up online or by phone: After finding a plan you like, you can sign up online. Or, you can give our helpful energy experts a call with the number on the screen.
  • Your supplier does the rest: You can enjoy the perks of your new plan in as little as five business days.

Calculate your energy usage in Abilene

To predict your energy costs, you’ll need to know how much electricity you use in an average month. If you are uncertain about your typical usage, you can use our energy calculator to get an estimate.

Electricity rates in my area

Our marketplace reduces the time spent researching energy providers so you can explore the best electric companies near you quickly. Upon providing your ZIP code, you’ll see the electric rates in your area. It is vital to do so, as Texas energy prices vary depending on where you live. The reason is the transmission fee, which is the cost to deliver electricity. You could have the same plan as another Texan, but your prices may differ. That’s why providing your ZIP code gives you the most accurate information.

Cheap energy prices in Abilene

Electricity rates frequently rise and fall due to changes in the energy market, including seasonality and demand. Ultimately, these fluctuations can impact the amount that you pay for electricity. The following chart uses data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) to illustrate how electric rates fluctuate throughout the year. As you can see, you’re more likely to get a cheap plan if you purchase at an off-peak time.

Types of plans in Abilene

You’ll find fixed-rate, no-deposit, business, green-energy, variable-rate, and prepaid options on our marketplace. Moreover, our article on choosing the right energy plan contains information to help you make sense of your options. If you have any questions, give our energy experts a call with the number on this screen. 

Fixed-rate plans in Abilene

Fixed-rate plans allow you to lock-in a steady monthly energy rate with a contract – usually 12-36 months. It makes budgeting easier because your energy bill will be predictable, not including taxes and fees. Since there is a contract, you may be charged an early termination fee (ETF) if you cancel your plan early. 

Variable-rate plans in Abilene

These plans can feature a low-introductory rate and no contract. However, your price changes monthly, meaning there are some months where prices are higher, and others when your price is lower. The benefit is you’re free to switch plans as needed without any charges. 

Green electricity in Abilene

Green energy is plentiful in Texas, thanks to the Lone Star State’s significant investment in renewable energy projects. Currently, Texas leads the country in wind energy production and ranks within the top five states for solar energy generation. 

Each energy plan in Texas contains some percentage of renewable energy, you can find out exactly how much by checking the Electricity Facts Label (EFL). If you are searching for a 100% green energy plan, you have access to leading providers that specialize in 100% green energy such as Gexa Energy, Chariot Energy, and Green Mountain Energy.

Business energy plans in Abilene

We make it convenient for businesses to receive an affordable energy price. You can fill out our business energy form or call our energy wizards to receive solutions tailored to your company’s needs. 

Energy providers and utility companies in Abilene

In Abilene, you’ll purchase power from an electricity provider (rather than your utility). In addition to selling energy plans, Abilene electricity providers are also responsible for generating the electricity that powers your property. On the other hand, your utility delivers the energy and restores power during outages.

  • Utility company in Abilene: AEP Texas is the utility company in Abilene. Unlike energy providers, utilities are determined by your location, so you cannot choose yours.
  • Abilene electricity companies: Since Abilene’s energy market is deregulated, you have the power to choose your electricity provider. Numerous providers serve the city, including Direct Energy, Pulse Power, and TXU Energy.

Power outages in Abilene

Your utility company responds to power outages. Therefore, when one happens, you’ll need to contact AEP Texas in the following ways:

Moving to Abilene?

Abilene is a charming community with attractions like The Grace Museum. If you are moving to the area, use our marketplace to find the best electricity rates in Abilene. You can start by entering your ZIP code above.

SaveOnEnergy’s tips for easy electricity service setup

  • Don’t forget to read your plan’s Electricity Facts Label before signing up. It contains important information including:
    • Price per kilowatt-hour based on usage
    • % renewable energy sourcing
    • Early termination fees
  • Enjoy hassle-free supplier setup. Once your order has been confirmed, your new supplier will set up service with your utility, or transmission and distribution service provider (TDSP) – but don’t worry, there shouldn’t be any interruption to your power during the switch.
  • Understanding your electricity bill. Your local TDSP will still deliver your electricity and maintain electric infrastructure including meters and power lines. Your utility fees can be found as TDU or TDSP charges on your monthly bill. They are independent of your supplier rate.

How weather affects Abilene electricity rates

Abilene’s summer climate is hot and humid, with average highs reaching 94F in the warmest months of the year (July and August). Winters are mild but chilly, with low temperatures of 33F in January. As a result, energy demand is higher in the summer and winter months. 

To find cheap electricity rates in Abilene, it’s best to shop for a new plan during spring or fall when the demand is low and energy rates have decreased. If possible, avoid energy shopping during summer, when demand is at its peak.

Abilene energy FAQs

  • The best provider in Abilene depends on your energy needs. If green energy is an important factor, then a provider that offers 100% green energy plans may be the best. Or, if you’d like to avoid a credit check, a provider that offers no-deposit plans could be the best choice. 

  • Frontier Utilities offers a fixed-rate plan from 7.5 cents per kWh, making it the cheapest option in Abilene.

  • You can find green energy plans by entering your ZIP code above, then use our filtering tools to select the green energy box. From there, you can compare and explore green energy plans in Abilene.

  • You can lower energy costs by switching to a more affordable plan, caulking drafty windows, installing LED bulbs on all lighting fixtures, and setting the thermostat warmer when you leave for work.

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