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Want to save on your energy usage – and on your electricity bill? Want to better understand how energy plans work? Or maybe you just need guidance on managing your home’s budget, green living, or Texas living tips.

We’re about to drop some energy knowledge on you to help make your home energy choice easy. We’ll enlighten you on how to save money on your electricity bill by making your home more efficient, and, if you’re in to it, how stuff like deregulation and the energy industry works.

Simply put, there’s more to being a smart energy consumer than just turning off the lights, and it’s easier than you think – especially when you have access to great resources. But don’t worry, we’re here to walk you through it – You Got This!

Energy Savings

Find exciting ways to use energy more effectively around the home.
How Does Prepaid Electricity Work? | The Light Lab

Prepaid electricity is an easy way to be a Texas electricity customer. All you have … READ MORE How Does Prepaid Electricity Work?

Is Energy Efficient Cooking Possible on a Budget? | First Choice Power

Welcome to Energy in Your Twenties! This series will help college students, recent college grads, and … READ MORE Is Energy Efficient Cooking Possible on a Budget?

Welcome to Energy in Your Twenties! This series will help college students, recent college grads, … READ MORE How Do I Talk to My Roommate about Our High Electricity Bill?

Green Power

Understand the ins and outs of the renewable energy movement in Texas.

Weather Prep

Get everything ready for inclement weather before it happens.
Window Energy Efficiency Tips | The Light Lab

Thinking about some Do-It-Yourself (DIY) home improvement projects for your Texas home, but you’re not really … READ MORE Window Energy Efficiency Tips

When you’re home relaxing or getting things done, the last thing you want is a … READ MORE How to Prepare for a Power Outage at Your Apartment

How Can I Prepare My Small Children for Bad Weather? | First Choice Power

Children, particularly young children, will always look to see how parents respond to a situation … READ MORE How Can I Prepare My Small Children for Bad Weather?

Better Budgeting

Discover helpful methods for managing your bills.
Budget Friendly Tips on Moving with Pets | The Light Lab

Moving is an adventure – a sometimes expensive, stressful and chaotic adventure. And if you’re … READ MORE Budget Friendly Tips on Moving with Pets

How Does Prepaid Electricity Help Your Credit Score? | The Light Lab

Sometimes, making ends meet is difficult. Whatever the cause, whether it’s a financial shortfall beyond … READ MORE How Does Prepaid Electricity Help Your Credit Score?

How Can I Control My Electricity Costs in My Apartment? | First Choice Power

“Olvidamos lo terriblemente sombrío/tenue que era el mundo antes de la electricidad. Una vela, una … READ MORE ¿Cómo Puedo Controlar los Costos de Electricidad de mi Departamento?

Everything Texas

Explore the greatness that is Texas.
Best Parks Near the Texas-Oklahoma Border | The Light Lab

Home to a diversity of ecosystems, Texas overflows with national, state and privately owned parks … READ MORE Best Parks Near the Texas-Oklahoma Border

Where to Find the Best Festivals in Texas | The Light Lab

Welcome to Go Inside: Exploring Texas Culture! Brought to you by First Choice Power, this series will explore … READ MORE Where to Find the Best Festivals in Texas

Checklist for a Texas Road Trip | The Light Lab

If you live in a state as big as Texas, it’s not uncommon for you … READ MORE Checklist for a Budget-Friendly Texas Road Trip

Home & Family

Take care of the most important parts of your world with ease.

Energy Education

Learn about Texas deregulation, energy providers and more.
Are Smart Meters Safe? | First Choice Power

Echémosle una mirada a la base científica y las preocupaciones de seguridad que giran alrededor … READ MORE Son Seguros los Medidores Inteligentes?

¿Qué ventajas tiene exactamente para mí? Como tejanos, la mayoría de nosotros podemos elegir nuestras … READ MORE ¿Cómo me beneficio de la desregulación en Texas?

Welcome to Energy in Your Twenties! This series will help college students, recent college grads, … READ MORE How Do I Choose My First Texas Electricity Company?