Need Power? Compare Baytown Electricity Rates Today
In the Gulf Coast town of Baytown, the motto is "where oil and water really do mix." A host of offshore drilling since 1916, this phrase also relates to the deregulated energy marketplace in the Harris County area. More than 15 years ago, the freedom of electricity choice emerged, giving residents the ability to shop among energy providers in Baytown before deciding on a provider.
Throughout the past century, the town of Baytown – located just east of the Houston metropolis – has transformed into one of the state's major energy capitals. For example, Exxon-Mobile has more than 10 plants in Baytown and employs a workforce of roughly 7,000 in the area. Because the city is such a leader in the energy industry, it makes sense that residents have the power to compare electric rates in Baytown.
Please note: the following rates were published and are accurate as of 8/30/2017 at 4:00 PM for ZIP code 77520. Rates may have changed since this date/time. For the most up-to-date rates in your area, please enter your ZIP code above.
Baytown Electricity Rates
|Plan Name||Plan Length||Rate|
|4Change Energy Generous Saver 12||12 months||$0.077/ kWh|
|Cirro Energy Smart Value 12 Online||12 months||$0.081/ kWh|
|TXU Energy Smart Deal 12||12 months||$0.079/ kWh|
|Direct Energy Live Brighter 12||12 months||$0.091/ kWh|
|4Change Energy Budget Saver 12||12 months||$0.071/ kWh|
|Just Energy Texas Advantage 36||36 months||$0.093/ kWh|
|Reliant Energy Secure Advantage 12||12 months||$0.079/ kWh|
|Frontier Utilties Beat The Heat 12+||12 months||$0.077/ kWh|
|Pennywise Power Wise Buy Conserve Plus 12||12 months||$0.080/ kWh|
|TXU EnergySmart Deal 24||24 months||$0.095/ kWh|
|Frontier Utilties Light Saver 12+||12 months||$0.085/ kWh|
|Champion Energy Services Champ Saver-12||12 months||$0.088/ kWh|
What to consider when comparing electric rates in Baytown
When you're ready to compare energy providers in Baytown, you'll need to decide on both a provider and supply plan type. The majority of providers in your city offer two common supply plan types: fixed- rate supply plans and variable-rate supply plans. But how do you determine which one is best for you? First, understand their differences:
Fixed-rate supply plans often include a contract and a commitment of a few months or more, but could provide you with peace of mind knowing that your supply rate won't change throughout the entirety of your contract.
Variable-rate supply plans offer consumers the freedom of not being locked into a long-term contract, but understand that monthly supply rates can fluctuate with the highs and lows of the energy market.
Next, you'll need to compare Baytown electricity rates. Many providers in the area offer competitive supply rates, so keep in mind that even the difference of a few cents can impact your monthly energy bill and overall yearly spending costs. SaveOnEnergy.com® can help you compare the supply rates offered by providers in your area and help you enroll in a plan. The process is simple. Enter your ZIP code on this page or compare other electricity companies in the Houston area.
Power outage? Contact CenterPoint Energy, your local utility
After you compare your options, decide on a provider and enroll in a plan, understand that your provider and utility will remain separate. While your provider is responsible for your energy supply, your utility is responsible for maintaining the power infrastructure in your area and safely delivering electricity to your home.
If the power goes out in your home, CenterPointEnergy can help get the lights turned back on. It can be contacted at 1-800-332-7143.