The cheapest electric rates in Bullard are at your fingertips. The Vault electricity rate comparison tool allows you to search for great electricity deals in Bullard and enroll in the plan that works best for your needs.
Texas is a power to choose energy market. This means that throughout most of the state, consumers can shop for power and choose the light company that offers the cheapest rates or the best features. This is true for residential electricity and no deposit commercial electricity.
Electricity providers spend a lot of money on television, radio and print advertising. But the truth is a lot of the “deals” advertised on television are very expensive compared to other plans on the market.
Electric companies know that smart consumers shop for electricity online. At Vault electricity we’ve compiled the most trusted energy brands and the lowest available electricity rates in one place to make the process easier for you.
Featured Electricity Rates In Bullard, Texas
Top Bullard Electricity Rates From Each Provider
|Electric Company||Plan Name||Electricity Rate|
|Frontier Utilities||Best Value 12||6.9¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Maxx Saver 12||7.7¢/kWh|
|Gexa||Saver Supreme 12||7.3¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Free Energy 12||8.5¢/kWh|
|Cirro Energy||Smart Value 12 Online||8.3¢/kWh|
|Direct Energy||Live Brighter 12||11.3¢/kWh|
|First Choice Power||You Got This 24||11.2¢/kWh|
|TXU||Clear Deal 12||9.5¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Easy Saver 12||8.9¢/kWh|
|Gexa||Saver Deluxe 12||6.9¢/kWh|
|Express Energy||Express Energy Flash 12||7.0¢/kWh|
|Green Mountain Energy||Crystal Clear 12 Preferred||10.9¢/kWh|
|Reliant||Secure Advantage 12||11.3¢/kWh|
|Payless Power||SmarTricity Premier 12||15.1¢/kWh|
For a more detailed realtime rate comparison enter your zip code at the top of the page. Our rate comparison tool lets you see all providers and rates. You can filter by term length, usage level, green energy plans, no deposit plans and get you them most up to date pricing. The rates listed above are for the 1,000 kWh usage level. More Information on any of these plans >>>
Tips for Comparing Electric Companies in Bullard
The process of comparing electricity rates in Bullard should always begin with making sure you are looking at the correct rates. Our electricity rate comparison tool gives you the ability to select your home size to automatically see the rates for each plan that are closest to the size of your home. Rates will be different depending on how much electricity you use.
Texas electricity plans publish average electricity rates based on three different benchmark usage levels. These are intended to represent homes of 3 different sizes.
If you don’t look at the appropriate rates when you are comparing plans it can cost you when your first light bill arrives. The rate calculation formula for electricity plans are often finetuned to be cheapest at specific usage levels.
If you live in an apartment, make sure you compare based on the 500 kWh rates. If you live in a home, you will want to look at either the 1000 kWh or 2000 kWh rates depending how many kWhs of electricity you use in a typical month. Check your past bills if you are unsure how much electricity you use.
Sources of Bullard Electricity
The largest source of electricity in Bullard is natural gas. Natural gas generates over half of the electricity that is delivered by the Texas electricity grid.
Other sources of electricity in Bullard include coal, nuclear, wind, solar and geothermal. Most of the wind electricity in Texas is generated by the wind turbines that dot the western plains of Texas.
The price of natural gas tends to drive Bullard electricity rates. Changes in the price of natural gas can put upward or downward pressure on electricity rates.
The cost structure of electricity generated by wind is different than electricity created by burning fossil fuels in power plants. The cost of generating wind power is front loaded. Most of the cost is incurred when the equipment is built and installed. The incremental cost of the fuel (wind) is essentially zero.
This means that the cost of wind power is greatly influence by the technology curb that has steadily brought down the cost of equipment while simultaneously making it more efficient. The wind industry has also benefited from government subsidies.
Did You Know This About Bullard, Texas?
This very small town is located in two counties: Smith and Cherokee. Last checked the population was about 3,300, making Bullard the 452nd largest city in Texas. On the map, Bullard lies on the eastern section of the state. Tyler, Texas is about 13 miles away, Garland is close to 93 miles, and Dallas 97 miles from Bullard. The city used to be named Etna, but was switched to Bullard after the Kansas and Gulf Shortline Railroad was built and made its way through the Bullard area. After the Bullard post office was officially built and used, in conjunction with the railroad’s extensions into Bullard, the population of the city grew in response. The average temperatures of the city fall in the high mark of the national average.
Currently, the median household income is above the average by at least $10,000. The cost of living is also below the national average, which means citizens are economically well-off in Bullard. Unemployment is about average, so all of these details provide a pretty clear picture on the benefits of living in Bullard. In addition, Construction and Sales jobs are were the most frequent occupations.
My Electricity Plan is Expiring – Now What?
Bookmark this page on your browser. When you start getting notices from your current electricity provider asking you to renew with them, you’ll know your contract is about to expire. Companies usually begin sending out these notices about two months before your expiration date.
The electricity market in Texas might have moved up or down since you last locked in a rate. You will want to come back here and see what the competition is offering, regardless of whether the new rate you are being offered is lower or higher than your current rate. Electricity providers tend to take turns offering the cheapest electricity rates available.
Chances are that, by the time your contract expires, someone else will have the better deal.
Green Energy Electricity Plans in Bullard
When most people search for an electricity provider in Bullard, price is the only consideration.
However, some people prefer to pay a little more for ecofriendly alternatives. Luckily, the price difference between 100% green energy and traditional plans is getting smaller. Using our electricity rate comparison tool, you can narrow your results to include only 100% green energy plans.
The Utility Company in Bullard is Oncor
TXU/Oncor Contact Information:
For power outages in Bullard Texas, please call Oncor at 1-888-313-4747. To have underground lines located prior to digging in Bullard Texas, call 1-800-344-8377. To view Bullard Texas outage maps, click here.
Smart Meter Information:
For information on the smart meter program in Bullard Texas, click here.