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Sugar Land Electricity Rates

Written by Erin Gobler/

Edited by Madison Khalil

Last updated 06/08/2022

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Thanks to energy deregulation in Texas, Sugar Land residents can choose their own electricity providers. The SaveOnEnergy marketplace makes it easy to compare rates across many energy companies by entering your ZIP code – all at no cost to you.

How to find the best electricity rates in Sugar Land with

As you’re shopping for electricity rates in your area, it’s important to remember that they can fluctuate throughout the year. The SaveOnEnergy marketplace can help you compare the best electric rates in Sugar Land. Here’s how to get started with finding energy plans from the best electric companies near you:

  1. Enter your ZIP code above: You’ll see a list of rates and plans available, and you can also compare different providers.
  2. Sign up for your plan: Once you choose the best plan for you, you can either sign up online or call the number on the screen to speak with an energy expert.
  3. Enjoy your new plan: Your new energy supplier will handle all the setup, so you can sit back and enjoy your savings.

Cheap energy prices in Sugar Land

Electricity prices in Sugar Land can fluctuate throughout the year due to factors like fuel costs, energy demand, and weather conditions. With data from the Energy Information Administration in the chart below, you can view how rates change from one month to the next.

Energy rates tend to be lower during certain times of the year. You can save money on electricity and lock in a cheap electricity rate by shopping during those times.

Energy providers and utility companies in Sugar Land

Because Texas has a deregulated energy market, consumers in the state can choose their electricity providers. Your electricity provider is the company that supplies the energy to power your home. Despite who supplies your electricity, your utility company will still deliver it and maintain the local electricity infrastructure.

Power outages in Sugar Land

If you experience a power outage, you should call the utility company because they maintain the local electricity infrastructure, including the power lines. You can contact CenterPoint Energy by:

  • Filling out the outage form on their website
  • Calling 1-800-332-7143 to speak with customer service

Electricity rates in my area

When you’re shopping for electricity, it’s important to shop for electricity rates in your area. Electricity rates can vary in different areas due to the different utility transmission charges. The rate you pay in Sugar Land could differ from what someone pays in another part of Texas for the same plan. Enter your ZIP code above to compare the best electricity rates in Sugar Land.

How weather affects Sugar Land electricity rates

Like much of Texas, the weather in Sugar Land can get quite hot, reaching temperatures in the 90s throughout the summer. The increase in temperature during the summer months can lead to higher energy demand.  In the winter, it’s common to have temperatures in the 40s and 50s, which means there is a lower demand for energy. 

In the spring and fall when the energy demand is lower, electric rates will also decrease. Instead of shopping in the summer when demand is high, you can lock in a lower electricity rate by shopping when demand is low.

Moving to Sugar Land?

Sugar Land is a Texas city located southwest of Houston. Home to nearly 120,000 people, the city has plenty to offer. Residents can enjoy a variety of outdoor recreation and everything the Houston metropolitan area has to offer.

If you’re moving to Sugar Land, you may be able to bring your current electricity plan with you. Although, you may need to switch energy plans if you’re moving from out of state or your current energy company doesn’t serve Sugar Land. To get started, enter your new Sugar Land ZIP code above to see the rates available today.

Types of plans in Sugar Land

Not only can you choose your Sugar Land electricity provider, but you can also choose the type of plan you want. Below you can learn more about some of the types of plans, and you can also read our guide on picking a plan.

Fixed-rate plans in Sugar Land

A fixed-rate energy plan allows you to lock in your rate for a contract of 12, 24, or 36 months. These plans offer the benefit of a stable rate that won’t fluctuate with the market. However, your base rate is likely to be higher, and you might have to pay an early termination fee (ETF) if you end the contract early.

Variable-rate plans in Sugar Land

With a variable-rate plan, including no-deposit and prepaid plans, you don’t lock in your rate with a contract. Instead, your rate can fluctuate from month to month with the energy market. During months when demand is low, you can save money on electricity. However, when demand is high, your electricity bill is likely to increase.

Green electricity in Sugar Land

Texas is a leader in green energy and one of the top producers in the nation of both wind and solar energy. As a result, it’s easy for Sugar Land residents to find affordable green energy plans. Each electricity plan in Texas includes some green energy, you can find out exactly how much by checking your Electricity Facts Label (EFL). A few providers, including Gexa Energy, Chariot Energy, and Green Mountain Energy, specialize in offering 100% green energy plans.

Business energy plans in Sugar Land

It’s not just individuals in Sugar Land who can choose their energy providers. Businesses can also save money by shopping around for electricity. If you’re a business owner in Sugar Land, visit our business energy page to learn more about business energy rates and build your customized commercial energy plan.

Calculate your energy usage in Sugar Land

Our energy calculator can help you to estimate your monthly electricity usage. All you have to do is add your daily use of common household appliances. Then, we’ll recommend electricity plans for you based on your energy needs.

Sugar Land energy FAQs

  • Frontier Utilities and Express Energy currently have the cheapest electricity in Sugar Land, with rates starting at just 7.9 cents per kWh.

  • To find a green energy plan, enter your ZIP code above. Once your results appear, you can use the filter tool to see only the green energy plans available near you.

  • The SaveOnEnergy marketplace is the easiest tool to help you shop for electricity suppliers. You can compare the different rates and types of plans to choose which is best for you.

  • There are many ways to reduce your energy bill such as using energy-efficient appliances and turning off the lights in a room you’re not using. However, one of the most effective ways is to switch to a more affordable energy plan.

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