Should I Switch My Electricity Provider?

Feb 27th, 2015 Freedom to Choose, Lifestyle Energy Ogre Staff 1 min read

Imagine you’re at the grocery store. There are two bottles of water for sale. Same water inside. Same packaging, even. The only difference is the price. It wouldn’t be a difficult choice. You’d pay the lower price, keep more of your money, and enjoy your drink. The decision to switch electric providers for your home can be that simple as well. Some people feel unsure…

Hey look, we were on FOX 26!

Feb 10th, 2015 Announcements, Videos Energy Ogre Staff 2 min read

FOX 26 Houston’s Emily Akin came by our office the other day and produced this story. Everything is bigger in Texas, but our electricity bills don’t have to be. While we have the freedom to choose from hundreds of energy providers and thousands of different rate options, finding the one that best fits your needs is not an easy task. This is where Energy Ogre comes in….

A Balanced Billing Plan Could Leave You With a Hangogre

Dec 22nd, 2014 Freedom to Choose, Ogreisms Energy Ogre Staff 1 min read

Many electricity providers offer plans where you pay the same fixed amount for electricity every month of the year, regardless of how much you use. In every bill, you are told what you could have paid, and what you actually have to pay, underscoring the savings you receive. Sounds like a great deal! Only problem is, it almost never is. If you read the fine…

Letting Your Electricity Contract Expire Could Cause You Lots of Ogrevation

Dec 10th, 2014 Ogreisms Energy Ogre Staff 1 min read

In order to protect consumers, the laws and regulations around electricity deregulation were set up so that residential consumers couldn’t be auto-renewed into term contracts without their expressed approval. This means that residential users have to be careful to understand when their contract term ends with their electricity company. Frequently, electricity companies will roll their consumers who come out of term onto a variable rate…

The Wait is Ogre!

Nov 24th, 2014 Announcements Energy Ogre Staff 1 min read

Come and check out our brand new web site! While you’re there, try out our Savings Calculator and find out how much money we could save you on your electric bill.