Energy and the costs of utilities have increased over the last year at rapid rates along with gas and the cost of goods and services.
This has Americans looking for the best rates possible when it comes to utility costs, especially electricity.
As the weather gets warmer, people are starting to use more energy to cool off with fans and air conditioning.
Too much air conditioning could overpower electrical lines, causing an outage.
What are the different costs for utilities like electricity in the state of Texas?
The average price right now for the state of Texas is $0.12 cents per kilowatt-hour.
There is a website that can show you better rates, which involve knowing the type of energy your home would use.
You can search by using your zip code.