winter energy saving tips

Winter Energy Savings Tips

Nov 29th, 2017 Uncategorized eo-admin 10 min read

The winter season brings the joy of the Holidays and a nice break from the daunting Texas summer heat. But for those with electric heat, it also means a challenge at keeping warm while keeping down electric bills in check.  Running your furnace and cranking up the heat aren’t the only ways to keep your home warm and cozy during the chill of the season….

Real-Time Wholesale Electricity Pricing

Is Real-Time Wholesale Electricity Pricing “Risky Business”?

Oct 20th, 2017 Uncategorized eo-admin 4 min read

To say Texas has a complicated electricity market is an understatement! The unique deregulated electricity market confuses most consumers with the tricky ads, teaser rates, and crazy terms.  Sprinkle in some disruptors in the electricity market such as Energy Ogre and many Texans are about as confused as a goat on AstroTurf! When shopping for electricity, most consumers choose plans with a “fixed” rate which…

High Electricity Surcharges

High Electricity Delivery Charges?

Aug 4th, 2017 electricity bills, electricity prices, Uncategorized eo-admin 4 min read

Some ogre’s may get a little bill shock when the see the cost of the delivery charges which are known by different names: transmission charges, TDSP (Transportation Distribution Service Provider) charges, poles and wires charges or pass through charges. TDSP charges are the fees associates with servicing and delivering power to your meter from the generation source. The TDSP, sometimes called your Transmission and Distribution Utility (TDU), is the…

Tips to Lower Your Electric Bill

Jul 31st, 2017 electricity bills, electricity prices eo-admin 8 min read

Summer heat in Texas can be brutal, but your electricity bill doesn’t have to make you sweat! Energy efficiency is necessary for your home so you can enjoy  running your A/C unit, without paying ridiculously high electricity bills.  With these simple tips, you’ll be able to save a nice chunk o’ change on your electric bill, with very little effort.   Tips to Lower Your…

Summer Coloring Page With Max

Jun 16th, 2017 Life eo-admin 1 min read

Summer is here!  If boredom has set in, here is a fun coloring page featuring Max! Make sure and send your children’s masterpieces to us and we will share with our fellow ogres!

The Real “Deal” on Choosing Renewable Energy Plans in Texas

Jun 1st, 2017 electricity prices, Technology eo-admin 3 min read

As ogres, we love being “green”! But going “green” in Texas doesn’t mean you have to ogrepay! That’s because we have an abundance of renewable energy in the state. Here are some tips on getting a fair price when choosing renewable or green energy plans in Texas. Renewable Energy 101  Texas currently produces and consumes more electricity than any other state because of its size, diverse climate, and…

Max and Robogre Coloring Page

May 15th, 2017 Uncategorized eo-admin 1 min read

Summer is comin’ and boredom will set in sooner than you think for the kiddos. Here is a fun coloring page featuring Max and Robogre! Make sure and send your children’s masterpieces to us and we will share with our fellow ogres!  

KHOU Deborah Duncan of Great Day Houston Learns About Energy Ogre

May 11th, 2017 electricity prices eo-admin 1 min read

KHOU Deborah Duncan of Great Day Houston interviews Energy Ogre CEO, Jesson Bradshaw and discovers why many of us have been buying electricity all wrong. Instead of long term contracts and loyalty to one provider, it’s better to shop for different providers every time your contract comes up. And since nobody has that kind of time to do that amount of legwork, Energy Ogre will…

cities deregulated in Texas

Deregulated Cities in Texas

If you live in any of these deregulated cities in Texas listed below, most likely Energy Ogre will be able to assist you. Note: Some cities may have portions of the city that are deregulated and portions that are regulated. We are showing the zip codes that have deregulated meters. However, using our savings calculator is the easiest way to learn if we can service your…