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Corpus Christi operates with a deregulated electricity market like most of the rest of Texas. That means consumers can choose among multiple energy providers. This is not like regulated markets, where customers are provided electricity from a single utility.

Deregulation gives the city’s roughly 325,000 residents the power to choose the cheapest Corpus Christi electricity rates from the best energy companies in my area.

The SaveOnEnergy marketplace makes it easy when you search for today’s lowest Corpus Christi electricity rates near me. Just enter your Texas ZIP code to get started.

Corpus Christi Electric Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Express Energy - Flash 12 - with Auto Pay 12 months $0.060 / kWh
Frontier Utilities - Best Value 12 12 months $0.061 / kWh
4Change Energy - Maxx Saver Select 12 12 months $0.062 / kWh
Gexa Energy - Gexa Saver Deluxe 12 12 months $0.062 / kWh
Just Energy - Power Plus 12 12 months $0.075 / kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Saver 12 12 months $0.076 / kWh
Constellation - 36 Month Usage Bill Credit 36 months $0.096 / kWh
TXU Energy - Smart Edge 12 12 months $0.105 / kWh
TriEagle Energy - Golden Eagle 36 36 months $0.108 / kWh
First Choice Power - You Got This 24 24 months $0.110 / kWh
Cirro - Smart Value 12 Online 12 months $0.110 / kWh
Direct Energy - Live Brighter 36 36 months $0.112 / kWh
Green Mountain - Pollution Free e-Plus 36 Preferred 36 months $0.112 / kWh
Discount Power - Value Plus 12 12 months $0.117 / kWh
Reliant - Conservation Plan 12 12 months $0.128 / kWh
Chariot Energy - Green Saver 36 36 months $0.141 / kWh
Payless Power - SmarTricity Premier 12 - Prepaid Plan 12 months $0.148 / kWh

Please note: All rates above are accurate as of 6/18/2021, 4:53:24 PM CDT for ZIP Code 78415. Rates may have changed since this date/time. For the most up to date rates in your area, please enter your zip code above.

Electricity prices in Corpus Christi could go up! Lock in cheap electricity rates today.

Electricity rates fluctuate often. In fact, available rates can change daily. Once you search for cheap Corpus Christi electricity rates near me, you’d be smart to lock it in. Compare electric rates in Corpus Christi today and sign up for a new plan. The time to switch often is right during shoulder months (March/April and September/October).

Check out current average residential electric rates, as reported by the Energy Information Administration (EIA). The EIA compiles average rates throughout the year.

This graph is based on data on the average retail price of electricity (in cents per kWh) for residential customers in Texas.

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You can use the SaveOnEnergy marketplace to find the right energy plan that fits your needs and budget. Start by entering your ZIP code. We’ll show you today’s top rates from trusted electricity providers in Corpus Christi.

  1. Shop low rates. vets its retail electricity providers to make sure that our customers get the best quality service. Our online energy marketplace allows you to customize your search to show rates and plans that fit your needs.
  2. Sign up. It’s easy. If you’re confident in your energy choice, simply sign up online. But if you’re not sure which plan is right or you’d like to go over the details of plans, call to speak to one of the energy experts. Either way, the process is quick and simple.
  3. Start saving. Corpus Christi residents can switch to a new deregulated electricity plan in as few as five days after signing up. Your new supplier will handle all the setup. All you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy your retail energy choice.


Green energy in Corpus Christi

Finding the best electricity rates in Corpus Christi means considering both traditional and renewable energy sources. And in Texas, that’s easy. The state is a leader in green energy. It’s ranked first in the U.S. for wind energy generation and regularly is in the top five for solar generation.

If you want to leverage wind and solar each month to keep energy costs low, look for a provider with renewable energy in its plan. Truthfully, all Texas electricity plans offer some renewable energy. You can see the percentage in the plan’s electricity facts label.

Some providers offer plans backed with all green energy. Electricity providers that offer cheap electricity plans in Corpus Christi with all green energy include Iberdrola Texas, Gexa Energy, Chariot Energy, and Green Mountain Energy.

A few things to remember

  • 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.

Do you own a business in Corpus Christi?

You can also do a web search for the “best electric company near me” for your small, medium, or large business? Electricity rates in Corpus Christi also include deregulated energy plans for businesses. 

To learn more about commercial energy rates and how to get started, check out SaveOnEnergy custom commercial energy rates. It all starts with filling out this form with more information about your business and its typical energy costs and usage.

Power outage? Contact AEP.

Your area’s utility company delivers the electricity you buy from your provider to your home. It handles electricity-related infrastructure, like maintaining the power lines and other equipment. Your utility company is also who you need to call if you experience an outage or notice a downed power line. The utility company for Corpus Christi is American Electric Power (AEP).

Not sure what kind of energy plan will work for your home?

Once you hunt down the best Corpus Christi electricity rates, you must choose the right plan. Energy plan differences can include things like term length, cost per kWh, and type of energy used (green vs. traditional).

For more resources about picking a plan, check out this SaveOnEnergy guide. You can also call a SaveOnEnergy expert to learn more.

Corpus Christi electric rates in my area

Finding the best electricity rates near me can seem like a difficult task, but it’s actually straightforward. Our marketplace makes it simple to see the up-to-date lowest Corpus Christi electricity rates and the available plans, so you can make sure you’re getting the best deal.

Different electric companies offer different rates depending on the area you live in. This is due to the deregulated services they can provide, but mainly because of varying utility transmission charges that your specific area may have.

In order to see what your best options are today, just enter your Texas ZIP code in the form above to get started.

Energy providers and utility companies in Corpus Christi

Your utility company is the company that delivers electricity to your home and provides the infrastructure. The utility for consumers in the Corpus Christi area is American Electric Power (AEP). Anytime you experience outages or infrastructure damage, AEP is who you should call. You can reach the company in the following ways:

  • To report an outage, fill out this form.
  • To report a downed power line, call 911 or 1-877-373-4858
  • To check the status of an outage, click here.

While your utility company is one that delivers your electricity, it isn’t the one that supplies it. Because Texas has a deregulated energy market, consumers get to choose their own energy provider. Many providers compete to offer cheap electricity rates in Corpus Christi, including:

Popular ZIP codes in Corpus Christi


78401 78405 78409 78413 78417
78402 78406 78410 78414 78418
78404 78407 78411 78415 78469
78408 78412 78416


Updated: 6/18/2021

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