fbpx

Compare The Cheapest Electricity Rates in Albany, Texas

Instantly compare 100's of power plans and rates

Enjoy savings of 30% on average. Sign up online in less than 5 minutes!

Enter your zip code to find the available plans in your area
Compare electricity plans and save big. Use our custom calculator to find the cheapest energy plan
Save big when signing up for a new electricity plan
Enter zip code

View all the electric plans that are available in your area

Compare plans

Not all plans are equal. Use our calculator to find the plan that best fits your needs

Sign up & Save

Enrollment takes about 5 minutes and can save you $50+ on average every month

Quick Reference (skip to section)
    Add a header to begin generating the table of contents

    Find The Cheapest Electricity Rates in Albany

    Energy Deregulation in Albany has allowed many of us Texans to choose the Energy Provider that best fits our needs and energy consumption patterns.

    With dozens of Energy Companies serving Albany, it is time-consuming and overwhelming to find the optimal plan for your home or business.

    We developed a comprehensive, yet easy-to-use comparison tool that finds all the available options and presents them to you in an easy-to-understand dashboard, already pre-sorted with the cheapest electricity plans showing on top.

    Using our free service you can rest assured that you’re getting a cheap electricity rate. You can also filter plans based on specific preferences, or estimate your monthly bill based on your historical energy usage patterns.

    If you’re ready to start saving big on your next energy bill, simply enter your zip code in the form above.

    Moving to Albany or Just Switching to a Cheaper Electricity Rate?

    Whether you are moving to, or already live in Albany, we want to make sure you are making an informed decision and getting the cheapest energy plan that is offered in your area.

    With dozens of electric companies competing for your business and offering electricity services in Albany, it is extremely difficult to find that one plan that offers you the most savings.

    Electric companies advertise cheap prices on their websites to lure new clients in, only to find many additional fees and charges written in very small text.

    Would you rather compare plans using a manual Excel spreadsheet with hundreds of rows, or would you rather let SlashPlan find the best and cheapest plan for you?

    Using our service will not cost you a dime! Yes, it is completely FREE of charge.

    How do we do that?

    We keep a list of all the available electricity plans in Albany. We update it daily and present it to you on our comparison page in a format that is identical to the other plans that we monitor. This makes the comparison easy and intuitive.

    Signing up for a new energy plan is easy! Click on one of the steps below to start saving on your electric bill.

    Enter Zip Code

    Based on your Zip Code we will find and show you all the plans that are available to you. Finding the right plan is Easy, Fast and FREE.

    Compare Plans

    Our method allows you to compare the final prices of each plan. No more overcharges for plans that do not fit you usage pattern.

    Sign Up

    The signup process is SUPER easy and fast. In just 5 minutes you can start saving money on your electricity bills!

    PRO TIP: The get the most accurate bill estimates, know your monthly usage. Ideally, pull the previous 12-month history from your current provider and enter them on our comparison page.

    For a limited time, SlashPlan is offering a concierge service where we will get those numbers on your behalf.

    Why Compare Electricity Rates?

    Who you should compare electricity rates

    Most people, especially ones who move to Texas from out of state or from regulated energy markets are not aware that they have the power to choose their electric provider.

    Like any other service provider, electricity companies always try to charge you as much as they can, and they use different tactics to make it happen, all while telling you that you’re getting a “deal”.

    It’s extremely difficult and time-consuming to find the absolute best price without using a sophisticated comparison service like SlashPlan has to offer.

    Still not sure why? Let me show you a common scenario:

    2 energy companies (Company A & Company B) both charge 10¢ per Kilowatt Hour (kWh). Most people would look at it and think that the prices are identical, therefore their monthly bill would be identical too. Wrong!

    Most of the prices that are advertised by the energy companies are Tiered Prices.

    So you will only pay the advertised rate if your monthly usage falls under that specific tier.

    If we look back at our case, here’s what we mean:

    Company A offers the advertised rate when your monthly usage is ABOVE 2000 kWh.

    Company B offers this price when your monthly usage is UNDER 1000 kWh.

    So if we go back now and ask the same question. Which company offers a better rate?

    The truth is, you can’t determine that without looking at a few other parameters…

    It depends on your monthly usage, and multiple other factors, such as monthly base charges, usage credits, discounts, time of usage, etc…

    Calculating how much you’re ACTUALLY going to pay is impossible without taking all these parameters into account.

    That’s where SlashPlan comes in to help!

    SlashPlan takes the guesswork out of finding the cheapest energy plan

    We display all-inclusive pricing from different providers in a standard, easy-to-read platform.

    The final price is really what matters. To make sure you’re really getting a good deal, you need to be able to see the final monthly estimated price, including all fees and credits.

    We’ve put all this information at your figure tips.

    With our comparison service, you can finally sort and filter plans to match your specific criteria. The best options will show on top of the list by default.

    The rates we display on SlashPlan are the rates you’ll actually experience on your bill, inclusive of all hidden fees. We make sure that you’re not misled by the cheaper rates often advertised by electric providers… those advertised rates are associated with higher usage levels that many households never enjoy because their usage level never reaches that pricing tier.

    SlashPlan has your back! We level the playing field and make shopping for cheap energy rates accessible and easy for everybody!

    We’ll provide you with all the information available, showing you the best deals from the most respected, reputable providers in your area offering the best rates, terms, and customer satisfaction.

    Click here to compare the cheapest electricity rates in Albany

    Even if you aren’t moving, you can save hundreds of dollars a year by switching providers. If you’re not locked into a contract with your energy provider you are likely overpaying.

    Check how much you could be saving on your Electric Bill

    Best Electricity Plans and Rates in Albany

    11.5¢ kWh

    22.8¢ kWh

    8.9¢ kWh

    12.0¢ kWh

    13.8¢ kWh

    22.6¢ kWh

    13.7¢ kWh

    14.4¢ kWh

    13.5¢ kWh

    8.8¢ kWh

    13.8¢ kWh

    9.3¢ kWh

    14.7¢ kWh

    14.1¢ kWh

    12.9¢ kWh

    13.4¢ kWh

    13.6¢ kWh

    Please note: The rates above are updated periodically. Current energy rates may have changed since our last update. To get the latest energy rates in your area please go to our comparison page and enter your zip code. Energy rates shown above are for a residential monthly consumption of 1000 kWh in zip code 77043.

    Average Homeowner Electricity Rates in Albany, Texas

    The average price of electricity for Texas residential consumers between 2001-2020 was 11.1¢ kWh (Kilowatt/Hour).

    With energy prices constantly changing it’s even more difficult to tell if you’re paying a fair price.

    The rates that you were last offered may no longer relevant by now, and all the time you spent comparing plans is gone down the drain.

    Stop wasting time and overpaying for electricity

    With SlashPlan you can compare and instantly get up-to-date unbiased energy rates, pre-sorted with the lowest prices showing first.

    Residential Energy Rates in Texas between 2001-2020

    Data for this chart was compiled from the U.S Energy Information Administration – https://www.eia.gov/electricity/sales_revenue_price/

    How To Find A Reliable Electricity Company in Albany?

    It’s important to understand that when you sign up for service, your are enrolling with a Retail Electric Provider. Your provider is not in charge of servicing and maintaining your energy infrastructure, and they are not the ones that will fix blackouts or outages. Maintenance is done by a seprate utility company, also called a “TDSP”.

    Sound counterintuitive, right?

    To make sure that the enrgy market is competitive, law-makers decided that these TDSP’s will not be allowed to sell energy directly to the consumer.

    That’s how the market operates. The energy companies sell you electricity at competitive prices, and the utility companies deliver that energy to your home or business.

    Any issues related to power outages, blackouts, or the electric meter will need to be addressed by the utlity company, and not your provider.

    There are 5 main utility companies in Texas. Determine which utility company services your area.

    Why should I care about this anyway?

    This means that the electricity that you receive to your home or business is literally all the same. Regardless of which company sells it to you. There is only 1 utility company that services your address, and they are the only company that delivers electricity to you.

    So what are the differences between all the other energy companies?

    They all have different structured plans and prices.

    Some companies focus on Green Energy, while other focus on offering No-Deposit, or Short Term Variable plans.

    If prices are the same, then the main differences that you should pay attention to are the provider’s customer service, early termination policy, and ease of communication.

    When you choose a power plan through SlashPlan you can rest assured that you will be working with a quality energy provider. We vet the providers that we work with and only feature companies that have a strong proven track record and a high customer satisfaction score.

    Find The Best Energy Plans in Albany

    Not Sure Which Energy Plan Will Work For You?

    Other than price, these are key points to consider when enrolling in a new plan:

    Your monthly usage – Having your 12-month usage history will allow you to find the best plan for your usage habits.

    Rate Type – Do you prefer a fixed-rate or a variable rate plan?

    Term Length – 12 months is a standard enrollment term. If prices are low right now, take advantage of the low rates and lock-in a fixed price for 24 months or more!

    Green Energy – How important is it to you? Would you like to help the environment by signing up for a Green Energy Plan?

    To read more we have a blog with plenty of resources that explain everything you need to know about the energy market and useful cost-saving tactics and tips.

    Our comparison tool will instantly tell which plan currently offers the cheapest price, based on your usage and the filters you select.

    If you’re still not sure and feel like you need some expert help, contact us today or schedule a free 15-minute consultation with a SlashPlan expert.

    What Information Do I Need To Provide When Signing-Up?

    It’s important to remember that SlashPlan is not your electricity provider. We created a marketplace that allows you to quickly compare and sign-up (or switch) your electricity service.

    When you sign up for a new plan, your new provider requires us to send them some information about you to initiate the enrollment.

    We do not store sensitive information on our servers and make sure to protect your private data. We will never sell or share it with anyone!

    Although most people prefer a streamlined online enrollment, if you feel uncomfortable submitting your information online you can also enroll over the phone.

    This typically is the information an electric company will require you to provide:

    • Full Name
    • Service Address
    • Billing Address
    • Social Security Number or Driver’s License Number (to determine if a deposit is required)
    • Requested service start date
    • Meter Number – Each service address in Texas has a unique meter number, also known as an ESID. When you enroll online we will find your ESID number based on your address. If you enroll over the phone, you can also find this number in your previous electric bill.

    Compare the Cheapest Electric Providers

    Texas residents have many suppliers to choose from when searching for the best electric company in Albany.

    Click on any of our preferred Retail Providers to read more:

    View Energy Rates By Texas Zip Codes

    • 77449
    • 77494
    • 79936
    • 75034
    • 77084
    • 75070
    • 75052
    • 77479
    • 78660
    • 78521
    • 77433
    • 77584
    • 75217
    • 77429
    • 77573
    • 79938
    • 78666
    • 78613
    • 77379
    • 78572
    • 77083
    • 79912
    • 78577
    • 75211
    • 76244
    • 78130
    • 78542
    • 78245
    • 75035
    • 77036
    • 75228
    • 77450
    • 76063
    • 77459
    • 78641
    • 75002
    • 78046
    • 77095
    • 76028
    • 75243
    • 75067
    • 78596
    • 77346
    • 78045
    • 77845
    • 75068
    • 76179
    • 78664
    • 78501
    • 78574
    • 75043
    • 78520
    • 75040
    • 78228
    • 78251
    • 78745
    • 78250
    • 78249
    • 77373
    • 77072
    • 78240
    • 75150
    • 75056
    • 78753
    • 76137
    • 77521
    • 76010
    • 77407
    • 75227
    • 79924
    • 77077
    • 77840
    • 78254
    • 78640
    • 77396
    • 78681
    • 77386
    • 78504
    • 79928
    • 78852
    • 78586
    • 77015
    • 75149
    • 75098
    • 78223
    • 77375
    • 77088
    • 75287
    • 75071
    • 75007
    • 78207
    • 77082
    • 77089
    • 75061
    • 77469
    • 78247
    • 75025
    • 77546
    • 75216
    • 76051

    New To Energy Deregulation? Need Help Finding a Plan?

    The average SlashPlan customer saves around 30% on their electric bills.

    Comparing and finding the cheapest electricity plan should be free, fast, and simple… and now, it finally is.

    Enter Your Zip Code and Start Saving!

    Start saving on your electric bill