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…

Your Membership Fee at Work

Mar 31st, 2017 electricity shopping services, Technology eo-admin 1 min read

When you are an Energy Ogre member, you can sit back and soak up the sun, knowing we’ve got you in the best electricity plan at the best price.  But that’s just a small part of what we do for the $10 monthly membership fee. Energy Ogre CEO, Jesson Bradshaw shares more on the value of this membership fee including answering questions, problem solving and…

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Energy Ogre Keeps Plan Costs Low Despite Texas Electricity Prices on the Rise

Feb 13th, 2017 electricity prices, Freedom to Choose, Technology eo-admin 3 min read

Energy Ogre is here to save you time and money and that’s exactly what we do! But we also want to share some realistic expectations that we can’t always get you a lower rate each time we place you with a Retail Electricity Provider.  That’s because Texas electricity prices are on the rise. What Energy Ogre can guarantee is that we will get you in…

Fox4 News Anchor Heather Hays Shares Energy Ogre Experience Behind the Scenes During Live Broadcast

Dec 30th, 2016 Technology, Videos eo-admin 1 min read

Fox 4 news anchor Heather Hays shares her incredible Energy Ogre savings story with Steve Noviello, during a behind-the-scene Facebook Livestream on a December 29th, 2016 news broadcast.  Her bills were pushing $5oo.  Now they are a little over $100!  Click on “read more” to see the video. And use our free savings calculator to see what we can save you!

Avoiding Early Termination Fee Traps

Nov 22nd, 2016 Freedom to Choose, Technology eo-admin 4 min read

A very, very old saying goes, “They get you comin’, and they get you goin’.” It may seem that this chestnut still applies to electric companies, when you want to use a service like Energy Ogre. Some Energy Ogre members are faced with a choice: do I pay my early termination fee now and sign up, or wait until my contract expires as the Public…

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An Ogreiginal in the Energy Space

Sep 27th, 2016 Ogreisms, Technology eo-admin 3 min read

As with any masterpiece, there is only one original. Energy Ogre is embracing being Ogreiginal. We are unique in the energy space and the service we provide to consumers; however, the concept of what we do—hiring experts to make decisions that require a lot of domain knowledge—has been around for ages, even in the energy industry. Larger commercial consumers have always done this, but it just wasn’t…

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Energy Trends Watch: Buyer Beware With Block Rate Programs

Sep 13th, 2016 Technology, Videos eo-admin 2 min read

In this month’s Energy Trends Watch, we have a buyer beware alert! We are noticing some emerging trends in rate plans in Texas including Block Rate Structure Programs. What is that? It’s a schedule of prices for electricity wherein the price per kilowatt-hour (kWh) changes at different levels of consumption. For example, the first 500 kWh of use per month are charged at one rate and all use…

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What is the Energy Ogre fee?

Jan 22nd, 2016 Freedom to Choose, Technology Energy Ogre Staff 3 min read

At Energy Ogre, we work hard to make sure you get the electricity you need cheaper and easier. Our customers pay us $10 a month for our services. But what does the fee really do? Other than saving you time shopping 10+ pages on websites like Power to Choose, our skilled and passionate techs save you money. Here’s what we do for our fee: Perform…

The Traditional Approach to Shopping for Electricity Needs an Ogrehaul

Nov 5th, 2015 Freedom to Choose, Ogreisms, Technology Energy Ogre Staff 4 min read

When shopping for an electricity plan in Texas, the popular approach is to find the plan with the lowest per-kilowatt-hour rate, and lock it in for the longest amount of time. It makes sense for other financial transactions, so why not electricity? Except buying electricity is not like buying a house or a car or insurance, because the terms for pricing electricity are completely different….