Avoiding Early Termination Fee Traps

Some people interested in Energy Ogre are faced with a choice: Do I pay my early termination fee with my current provider now or wait until my contract expires? The good news is that we can help you decide! The Public Utility Commission allows your retail electricity provider to charge an early termination fee (ETF) if you switch to another provider before your contract expires.

Sep 11, 2019


What are Retail Electricity Providers and How Do They Work?

The principle of supply and demand is straightforward, isn't it? When demand goes up, supply needs to go up to provide enough product to meet demand. And when demand drops, companies have to scale down production so there isn't more product than they can sell.

Sep 25, 2019


The Difference Between Energy Ogre and Griddy

We've been asked how our service compares to Griddy. The answer is...it doesn't.

Aug 1, 2019


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7 Potential Red Flags Regarding Electricity Plans

If you've lived in Texas long enough, chances are you've run into an unpleasant experience dealing with a Retail Electricity Provider (REP). It's not surprising with all of the tricky ads, teaser rates, and confusing terms. Energy Ogre understands how ogre-vating it can be to determine which plan gives you the biggest bang for your buck. There are several red flags regarding electricity plans that we can monitor.

Sep 28, 2020


Should You Switch Electricity Providers? Here's the Reality

Imagine you're at the grocery store. There are two bottles of water for sale. Same water inside. The same packaging, even. The only difference is the price. It wouldn't be a difficult choice. Most likely, you'd pay the lower price, keep more of your money, and enjoy your drink.

Oct 14, 2019