The cheapest electricity rates in Ingleside are at your fingertips. The Vault electricity rate comparison tool allows you to search for electricity providers available in your city. You can select and enroll in the plan that works best for your needs.
Texas is a deregulated electricity market. This means that throughout most of the state, people can shop for electricity and pick the light company that offers the cheapest rates or the best features.
Electricity providers spend a great deal of money on television, radio and print advertising. But the truth is a lot of the “deals” you see advertised are more expensive compared to other plans you could pick.
Electricity providers know that savvy people shop for electricity online. At Vault electricity we’ve compiled the most trusted energy brands and the cheapest electricity rates in one place to make the process easier for you.
Featured Electricity Rates In Ingleside, Texas
Top Ingleside Electricity Rates From Each Provider
|Gexa||Saver Saver Deluxe 12||7.6¢/kWh|
|Frontier Utilities||Best Value 12||7.6¢/kWh|
|Cirro Energy||Smart Value 12 Online||9.9¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Budget Saver 12||8.9¢/kWh|
|Direct Energy||Live Brighter 12||13.4¢/kWh|
|First Choice Power||You Got This 24||12.9¢/kWh|
|TXU||Clear Deal 12||10.9¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Maxx Saver 12||7.6¢/kWh|
|Green Mountain Energy||Pollution Free e-Plus 24 Preferred||15.1¢/kWh|
|Champion||Champ Saver 12||15.6¢/kWh|
|Reliant||Reliant Clear Flex||12.4¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Maxx Saver 12||7.6¢/kWh|
|Payless Power||SmarTricity Flex Saver||14.3¢/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 >>>
How to Compare Electric Companies
If you live in an apartment, make sure you are looking at 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.
If you don’t look at the appropriate rates when you are selecting the best plan for you 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.
Before you begin the process of comparing electricity rates in Ingleside, make sure you are looking at the right rates. Our electricity rate comparison tool allows you 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 are priced at three different benchmark usage levels intended to represent homes of 3 different sizes.
If you live in an apartment, be sure to 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.
If you don’t look at the correct rates when you are selecting the best plan for you 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.
Origination of Ingleside Electricity
Being home to the second largest population and the second largest economy in the U.S., Texas produces a lot of electricity. In fact, Texas is the largest producer of electricity in the country. All of the electricity in Ingleside comes from the state’s self-contained electricity grid with a small contribution from roof top solar.
Most of the power in the Texas electricity grid is sourced from natural gas power plants. Over half of the power sold by Ingleside electric companies comes from natural gas. Texas has come to depend heavily on natural gas because it is cheap, abundant and produced right here in Texas. The state is the leading natural gas producer in the country.
Surprisingly, it is wind energy that is the second largest source of the electricity that powers Ingleside and other parts of Texas. Thousands of west Texas wind turbines provide power to much of the state. Massive power lines move this power to Ingleside and other parts of Texas.
Other sources of electricity include coal (once the largest source of electricity in Texas), geothermal, solar and nuclear. The production of solar electricity is expected to grow substantially over the next few years.
Ingleside, Texas Has a Unique History
The city of Ingleside is in the southern part of Texas in Nueces and San Patricio counties. The population last checked was 10,300, making it the 229th largest city in Texas. The nearest cities are Corpus Christi (15 miles), Aransas Pass (2 miles), and Doyle (3 miles), just to give one an idea of its geographic location. The city used to be the site for the Naval Station Ingleside, but it was moved to nearby Corpus Christi. Historically, the city was established from the doings of George C. Hatch, who obtained land on the bayou and later sold it many of his patrons alongside Ingleside Cove. It was around 1855 that settlers George and Marcellus Turner began making strides in putting together the community that would one day become Ingleside. The economy started out in ranching and farming, but would soon include grape harvesting–this lucrative commercial activity was eventually halted permanently when a blight killed all of the grapes that were being grown.
Currently, the economy centers around the usual pursuits of modern Texas economies: Construction, Mining and Quarrying, Retail, Healthcare, Food Services, and Public Administration types of positions.
Ingleside Now Has No Deposit Electricity
Instead of than paying a deposit of $200, $300, or more, you might want to opt for a prepaid electricity plan. These plans are perfect for people who would rather not give a huge sum of money to the electric company to just hold on to. These plans are now very popular in Ingleside. The amount you have to put up to get your lights on is very small. Usually, the specific amount is up to you but it can be as little as $30 in some cases. Plus, there is no credit check involved.
Similar to a prepaid cell phone plan, this money goes into your account balance where it prefunds your electricity usage. As you use power, the cost of your electricity is deducted from your account.
When your account balance is running low, you can add money. You avoid paying one large light bill at the end of every month and you don’t have to park a large deposit with the electric company where it does you no good.
For Prepaid Electricity Call 855-564-1181.
Useful Utility Company Information
AEP Contact Information:
For power outages in Ingleside Texas, please call AEP at 1-866-223-8508. To have underground lines located prior to digging in Ingleside Texas, call 1-800-344-8377.
Smart Meter Information:
For information on the smart meter program in Ingleside Texas, click here.