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What Are the Main Differences Between Fixed & Variable Energy Plans?

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Oct 16, 2018 12:25:00 PM

If you've moved from a state that had regulated electricity to one that doesn't, you now find yourself in the position of needing to educate yourself. Just like with your internet service, you've now got options about who it is that will be providing the electricity you use to turn on your lights and keep your internet and computing devices powered.

But beyond just having different choices about who will be providing you that electricity, how it will be provided and the pricing structure that you will be billed with are now also up in the air. Do you want only renewable solar power so that you can help the environment? That might be an option now. Do you want to try out a variable rate on your electricity, or do you want to try a fixed rate?

Do you even know what these are? If you don't, we'll explain, so you can see what risks and rewards they can offer you.

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Tags: Fixed Rate Energy Plan, Fixed vs Variable Rate Energy Plans, Comparing Energy Rates

4 Energy Efficiency Myths That Are Draining Your Wallet

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Oct 11, 2018 12:24:00 PM

One of the smartest things you can do for yourself when it comes to your life at home is to look into ways of being more energy efficient. After all, once you're set up with electricity or natural gas for heating, that's not the end of the story.

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Tags: Energy Efficiency Myths, Energy Costs

What Factors Directly Impact Electricity Prices?

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Oct 9, 2018 12:23:00 PM

When you turn on a light at home, hear the air conditioner come to life, use all those remotes to get your home theater system up and running for a movie, or play a video game, the "final result" is the same. You're using electricity that is delivered to your home.

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Tags: Electricity Prices, Factors that Affect Your Energy Bill

Tips for Comparing Connecticut Electricity Suppliers

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Oct 4, 2018 12:22:00 PM

Connecticut might not be a state that pops up as frequently in the news or other media like New York or California, but that doesn't mean this part of New England is any less satisfying or productive to live in. Residents of Connecticut enjoy a great standard of living as well as the stability to provide to a wonderful environment to raise families in.

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Tags: Comparing Electricity Suppliers, Comparing Energy Rates, Connecticut Electricity Suppliers

What's the Best Way to Switch Energy Companies?

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Oct 2, 2018 12:21:00 PM

You might now be at the point with your home, business—or even both—where you're looking at your electricity or gas, and wondering if the current situation is the right one for you. Are you really happy with the rates you're paying for your electricity? Do you like the customer service you get when you call up the gas company? Do you wish things could be a bit different?

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Tags: Switching Energy Providers, Switching Energy Companies

5 Tips to Save On Home Energy Bills This Fall

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Sep 27, 2018 12:20:00 PM

Summer has come and gone, the kids are back in school, and people are beginning to notice the shorter days and even longer periods between the air conditioner kicking in. In some cases, people may also be thinking about switching over to the furnace to stay warm at night!

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Tags: Saving Money on Home Energy, Fall Energy Costs

Why Fixed Rate Energy Plans Can Benefit Small Businesses

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Sep 25, 2018 12:18:00 PM

Running a small business means needing to think very carefully about any expenditures you make. So, every decision you make about what to spend is going to be an important one, with far-reaching consequences for how your business prospers.

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Tags: Fixed Rate Energy Plan, Small Business Energy Expenses

Major Tips On How to Make Sense of Your Energy Bill

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Sep 20, 2018 12:07:00 PM

There's the old saying that knowledge is power, and when it comes the way we light our homes and businesses or even stay cool in the summer, there's certainly a lot of knowledge involved in that power! But for most us, we don't need to know the exact mechanics of how a solar generator creates electricity from sunlight, nor do we need to understand how natural gas gets piped into our stove or furnace.

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Tags: Understanding Your Electric Bill, Understanding Your Energy Bill, Factors that Affect Your Energy Bill

What Are the Best & Worst Times to Sign an Energy Contract?

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Sep 18, 2018 12:07:00 PM

People that are lucky enough to live in a state where deregulated electricity or gas is an option, and they have a lot of choices. This variety means that you can look over different services that offer different rates and other perks, and you can make the switch over to a new energy provider that suits your needs better. But is that all there is to energy contracts?

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Tags: Signing an Energy Contract, Saving Money on Energy Bill, Energy Deregulation

How Does Energy Deregulation Save You Money?

Posted by Energizer Power Portal on Sep 13, 2018 12:06:00 PM

Depending on which part of you the country you live and work in, you may have more than one option for where your electricity, natural gas, or even both come from. It's not something available in every single state, but for some, energy has become "deregulated," which means that it's not just the state itself that provides power, but any company willing to do so can go on the market and offer its services.

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Tags: Energy Deregulation, Energy Deregulation Benefits, Saving Money on Energy Bill

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