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Compare First Choice electric plans and rates to those of top electric companies in Texas, and be sure to use our guides below to help you choose an energy plan that’s the right fit for your home.

You’ll find vetted plans with electricity rates from the best light companies in Texas on our home page, or enter your zip code in one of the boxes on this page. To cut your energy rate in minutes, check the availability of a First Choice Power promo code and view electricity promo codes from other electric companies.

First Choice has a variety of plans for homes/apartments and lifestyles, including:

  • Fixed rate plans, which have locked-in rates for up to 36 months and bills that are more predictable
  • Free electricity plans, including free nights and free weekend plans
  • Green energy plans to help the planet, with 100% renewable energy content
  • Month-to-month plans, which have no long-term contract and no early cancellation fees

Compare First Choice Power Plans to Other Electric Companies

9 Gexa Energy Plans & Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Gexa Saver Deluxe 1212 Months6.1 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver 1212 Months7.2 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Supreme 1212 Months7.3 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Supreme 2424 Months9.9 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Freedom 1212 Months12.2 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Freedom 3636 Months12.2 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Premium 1212 Months13.5 ¢/kWh
Gexa Saver Premium 2424 Months13.5 ¢/kWh
Gexa Superb Saver 1212 Months13.7 ¢/kWh
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

3 Cirro Energy Plans & Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Cirro - Smart Secure 1212 Months9.5 ¢/kWh
Cirro - Smart Saver 1515 Months11.1 ¢/kWh
Cirro - Smart Lock 24 Online24 Months13 ¢/kWh
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

9 Pulse Power Plans & Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Pulse Power - Texas Saver 1212 Months6.1 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Saver 2424 Months6.2 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Saver 3636 Months6.4 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Fixed 3636 Months9.9 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Fixed 2424 Months10 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Fixed 1212 Months10.2 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Green 2424 Months10.4 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Green 3636 Months10.5 ¢/kWh
Pulse Power - Texas Green 1212 Months10.6 ¢/kWh
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

4 Reliant Energy Plans & Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Reliant - Basic Power 2424 Months11.1 ¢/kWh
Reliant - Basic Power 1212 Months11.7 ¢/kWh
Reliant - Truly Free Weekends 1212 Months13.8 ¢/kWh
Reliant - Truly Free Nights 1212 Months13.9 ¢/kWh
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

0 TriEagle Energy Plans & Rates

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

2 Green Mountain Energy Plan & Rate

Plan Name Plan Length Rate
Green Mountain - Pollution Free Crystal Clear 12 Preferred12 Months10.9 ¢/kWh
Green Mountain - Pollution Free Crystal Clear 24 Preferred24 Months11.1 ¢/kWh
  • These rates are for Oncor service areas.
  • Pricing shown is based on an exact usage of 1000 kWh.

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First Choice Power Electricity Rates and Plans in Texas

The energy provider offers a variety of electricity plans, including variable rate plans, fixed-rate plans, and prepaid plans. First Choice Power offers a variety of month-to-month, one year, and multi-year energy plans. Most First Choice Power electricity plan options, regardless of term length, appear to offer relatively straight-forward pricing.

First Choice also gives you the power to choose 100% renewable energy plans (green energy plans) primarily sourced with wind and/or solar energy. Call a First Choice operator direct at 855-793-2212.

In order to choose the best energy plan for your home, it is always important to read the Electricity Fact Labels (EFL) for each plan, to be sure you know all the details and fees of the plan you are considering. Not sure how to read an EFL? See our guide which helps you understand how to read an EFL to choose an energy plan that matches your home’s electricity usage and delivers the best electricity rate.

“No deposit” electricity options are available for those with good credit scores. The company will run a credit check during your enrollment process.

To see how First Choice Power energy rates compare to some of the cheapest electric rates in Texas, check out our side by side energy plan comparison table above and our helpful Texas energy shopper’s guide on our home page.

Moving to Texas? Check our section for Texas electricity information in major cities which includes top Texas electric companies in Houston and electric companies in Dallas.

First Choice Power Reviews and Ratings

You can view First Choice Power reviews and ratings on their Google reviews page. First Choice Power’s Better Business Bureau rating and reviews are incorporated into the Direct Energy rating and reviews (Direct Energy is the parent company). Check our Texas electricity provider Reviews section to compare First Choice reviews to those of other energy providers.

When reading electricity provider reviews, keep in mind that comments may sometimes be disproportionately negative because positive experiences with providers often go unexpressed.

HEC First Choice Rating Score: 4.1/5

First Choice Power Customer Ratings

First Choice/Direct Energy shows fair rating scores on the reviewed categories. The electric company received a score of at least 4.0 on four of the five reviewed categories.

First Choice is a brand of Direct Energy, and the reviews below are Direct Energy reviews.

First Choice Power (Direct Energy) Customer Reviews

Renewable Energy Plans (Green Energy)

Some First Choice Power plans include an option to source your electricity from renewable energy like solar and wind energy.

Many people are unaware of how much their fossil-sourced electricity usage impacts the global climate crisis. You may wish to choose the renewable energy route instead, and green energy plans often cost less than many fossil-sourced plans. Before you install expensive solar panels on your home, consider opting in to a 100% green energy option offered by First Choice Power, or you can usually find lower-priced renewable energy options from energy providers such as Gexa Energy, Pulse Power, Chariot Energy and TriEagle Energy.

Moving to Texas? First Choice has Info and Savings Programs

If you wish to learn more about Texas before moving here, First Choice Power provides a public blog called “The Light Lab” with articles on every subject you can think of, from tips to preparing for the next heatwave, to where to find the best microbrewery in Texas.

First Choice Energy offers a Power Down Rewards program that gives rewards for decreasing your usage during peak usage times. The light company also has a free First Choice mobile app, through which you can pay your First Choice energy bill, or contact their customer service team.

First Choice Power Customer Service and First Choice Login

You can access your First Choice Power account by visiting the First Choice Power login page. You can use this online account to pay your bill, access documents, or review your energy usage.

There are many ways to reach a First Choice Power customer service representative. For those customers who don’t like talking on the phone, the electric provider has a live operator available via the instant chat box on their website. Otherwise, you can reach a representative at the First Choice Power customer service phone number (866) 469-2464, during Monday – Saturday, 7:30 am – 8 pm (CST).

You can also message them on their Twitter and Facebook accounts, or the customer service email address CustomerService@FirstChoicePower.com.

First Choice Power Bill Pay

First Choice Power bill pay offers automatic payments. Should you not want to opt into the automatic payments, you can pay your First Choice bill through your online account, via the website or the free mobile app.

You can also pay your manage your First Choice bill pay by reaching out to the First Choice Energy Customer Care Department at (866) 469-2464.

And you can always pay by mail and send your physical payment to P.O. Box 660808 Dallas, Texas 75266-0808.

How to Lower your First Choice Power Energy Bill

There are many methods to lower your electric bill in Texas.

No need to go searching the internet for “how to lower my electric bill.” You have all the resources you need right here. Check out our article on 10 painless ways to cut your energy usage. After reading this, if you’re still hungry for more methods, check out First Choice Power’s blog where they have various articles on how to lower your bill.

You can also visit the convenient Smart Meter Texas site to view your electric usage history, in order to better manage your electricity usage to lower your bill.

By choosing the correct energy plan for your home you can lower your bill, and it just requires a little research. We have an electricity rate comparison table built to help you do just this, which you’ll find on our home page in the filter section (see the Compare Plans button).

If you opt for a First Choice Power plan, you can sign up for First Choice electricity online through their website or by calling the First Choice Power phone number.

Switching and First Choice Power Cancellation Fees

Switching electric plans can often be a hassle, which is why we wrote a a guide on how to choose the best energy plan in Texas. You can find the cancellation fees for any First Choice plans in the Plan Details related to the any of the plans on their website.

First Choice Power’s most frequently asked questions about switching are in the First Choice Power FAQ page on their website.

If you are looking to switch out of First Choice Power, you can find some of the cheapest electric plans in Texas by inputting your zip code on this page.

To transfer your First Choice Power service to somewhere else in the great state of Texas, contact a First Choice Power customer service representative at (866) 469-2464 or via email at CustomerService@FirstChoicePower.com.

First Choice Power Outages

If you are experiencing a First Choice Power energy outage, please call your local transmission and distribution utility company (TDU) directly.

Wondering why you should call the TDU instead of the power company? Check out our helpful article explaining the difference between an energy provider and an energy transmission and distribution company.

To find the correct TDU number in your area see our Texas Power Outage Guide.

Here are currently TDUs working with First Choice in Texas:

About First Choice Power

First Choice Power, a subsidiary of Direct Energy, is a Texas electric company that has been serving the state’s residents for over 70 years. First Choice joined Direct Energy in 2011, following half a century of providing electricity in Texas. With the backing of one of the largest energy providers in the country, you can expect dependable service from First Choice Power. The light company participates in numerous philanthropic efforts, from providing over a million meals to Texas’ hungry population to delivering grants that help schools and non-profits engage in energy conservation projects.

First Choice Power Business Information

First Choice Power’s headquarters in Texas are located in:

12 E Greenway Plaza #250, Houston, TX 77046, United States

You can reach their corporate headquarters at +1 855-534-3881

If you want to sign up for a plan you can either enroll online or call 855-793-2212

First Choice Power Texas Cities Serviced

First Choice has plans and rates available across all of Texas’ de-regulated cities. If you are looking for electricity rates in your part of the Lone Star state, find your city in our table below.

If you can’t find your city in the list, just enter your zip code in one of the zip code boxes on this page and compare low electricity rates available in your zip.

ABILENE ADDISON ALAMO
ALBANY ALEDO ALICE
ALLEN ALPINE ALVARADO
ALVIN ALVORD ANDREWS
ANGLETON ANSON ARANSAS PASS
ARCHER CITY ARGYLE ARLINGTON
ARROYO CITY ASPERMONT ATHENS
ATLANTA AUBREY AUSTWELL
AZLE BACLIFF BAIRD
BALCH SPRINGS BALLINGER BALMORHEA
BARKSDALE BAY CITY BAYTOWN
BEDFORD BEEVILLE BELLAIRE
BELLMEAD BELTON BENBROOK
BIG LAKE BIG SPRING BISHOP
BLOOMING GROVE BONHAM BOOKER
BRACKETTVILLE BRAZORIA BRECKENRIDGE
BRONTE BROOKSHIRE BROWNWOOD
BUFFALO BURKBURNETT BURLESON
CAMERON CANTON CARRIZO SPRINGS
CARROLLTON CEDAR HILL CEDAR PARK
CENTERVILLE CHANNELVIEW CHILDRESS
CHRISTOVAL CISCO CLARENDON
CLARKSVILLE CLEBURNE CLIFTON
CLUTE CLYDE COLLINSVILLE
COLORADO CITY COLUMBUS COMANCHE
COMMERCE COMSTOCK COOPER
COPPELL COPPERAS COVE CORPUS CHRISTI
CORSICANA COTULLA CRANE
CROCKETT CROSBY CROSS PLAINS
CROSSROADS CROWELL CRYSTAL CITY
CYPRESS DALLAS DE LEON
DE SOTO DECATUR DEER PARK
DEL RIO DENISON DEVINE
DIBOLL DICKENS DICKINSON
DILLEY DONNA DUBLIN
DUMAS DUNCANVILLE EAGLE LAKE
EAGLE PASS EARLY EASTLAND
EDEN EDGEWOOD EDINBURG
EDNA EDOM EGYPT
EL CAMPO ELDORADO ELECTRA
ELGIN ENNIS ESCOBARES
ETOILE EULESS EUSTACE
FALCON HEIGHTS FALFURRIAS FARMERS BRANCH
FLINT FLO FOREST HILL
FORNEY FORT DAVIS FORT STOCKTON
FORT WORTH FREEPORT FREER
FRISCO FULTON GAINESVILLE
GALENA PARK GALVESTON GATESVILLE
GEORGE WEST GOLIAD GRAFORD
GRAHAM GRANBURY GRAND PRAIRIE
GRANDVIEW GRAPEVINE GUN BARREL CITY
HALLETTSVILLE HALTOM CITY HAMILTON
HAMLIN HARKER HEIGHTS HARLINGEN
HASKELL HEBBRONVILLE HENRIETTA
HIDALGO HILLSBORO HITCHCOCK
HOUSTON HUBBARD HUDSON
HUMBLE HUNTINGTON HURST
HUTCHINS INGLESIDE IRAAN
IRVING ITALY JACKSBORO
JERSEY VILLAGE JEWETT JOHNSON CITY
JOURDANTON JUNCTION KARNES CITY
KATY KAUFMAN KEENE
KELLER KEMAH KENEDY
KERMIT KILLEEN KINGSVILLE
KNOX CITY LA FERIA LA MARQUE
LA PORTE LACY LAKEVIEW LADONIA
LAGUNA PARK LAJITAS LAKE JACKSON
LAKE WHITNEY LAKE WORTH LAMESA
LANCASTER LAREDO LEAGUE CITY
LEAKEY LEONA LEWISVILLE
LINDALE LIVERPOOL LOG CABIN
LOS FRESNOS LUFKIN LYTLE
MABANK MAGNOLIA MALAKOFF
MALONE MANOR MANSFIELD
MARFA MATHIS MC ALLEN
MC GREGOR MC KINNEY MEMPHIS
MENARD MERCEDES MERKEL
MESQUITE MIDLAND MIDLOTHIAN
MILANO MILFORD MINERAL WELLS
MISSION MONAHANS MUENSTER
MUNDAY NACOGDOCHES NASSAU BAY
NECHES NOCONA NORTH RICHLAND HILLS
NORTHLAKE ODEM ODESSA
OLNEY ORANGE GROVE OZONA
PADUCAH PAINT ROCK PALACIOS
PALESTINE PALMER PALMVIEW
PARIS PASADENA PEARLAND
PEARSALL PECOS PENITAS
PERRYTON PHARR PILOT POINT
PLANO PLEASANTON PORT ARANSAS
PORT ISABEL PORT LAVACA PORT MANSFIELD
PORT O CONNOR PORTLAND POTTSBORO
PRAIRE VIEW PREMONT PRESIDIO
QUANAH QUINLAN QUINTANA
RACHEL RAINBOW RANCHO VIEJO
RANGER RANKIN RAYMONDVILLE
RED OAK REFUGIO REKLAW
RICHARDSON RICHLAND RICHLAND HILLS
RICHMOND RIO GRANDE CITY RIO HONDO
RIVIERA RIVIERA BEACH ROANOKE
ROBERT LEE ROCKDALE ROCKPORT
ROCKSPRINGS ROCKWALL ROMA
ROSENBERG ROTAN ROUND ROCK
ROUND TOP ROWLETT ROYSE CITY
RUIDOSA RULE SABINAL
SAGINAW SAINT JO SALADO
SAN ANGELO SAN BENITO SAN JUAN
SAN LEON SANDIA SANTA ANNA
SARGENT SEABROOK SEADRIFT
SEAGOVILLE SEALY SEGUIN
SHAMROCK SHEFFIELD SHERMAN
SINTON SNYDER SONORA
SOUTH HOUSTON SOUTH PADRE ISLAND SPEARMAN
SPRING SPRINGTOWN SPUR
STAFFORD STAMFORD STEPHENVILLE
SUGAR LAND SULPHUR SPRINGS SURFSIDE BEACH
SWEETWATER SYNDER TAFT
TAYLOR TEMPLE TERLINGUA
TERRELL TEXAS CITY THE COLONY
THREE RIVERS THROCKMORTON TIVOLI
TOMBALL TULETA TYLER
UVALDE VAN VAN ALSTYNE
VERNON VICTORIA WACO
WAXAHACHIE WEBSTER WELLINGTON
WESLACO WEST COLUMBIA WEST TAWAKONI
WESTLAKE WHARTON WHITE SETTLEMENT
WHITEWRIGHT WHITNEY WICHITA FALLS
WILLS POINT WIMBERLEY WINTERS
WOLFE CITY WOODWAY YANTIS
YORKTOWN ZAPATA ZAVALLA

 

First Choice Energy Top Zip Codes Serviced

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75023 77095 75024
76116 76180 76063
75204 77433 78660
75067 77429 75219
75052 77084 77054
75287 77386 75074
75093 77584 75206
76179 77379 76028
77077 76021 76017
76137 77498 75063
77449 75025 77407
75039 77450 77573
76825 77007 77494
77025 77459 76039
77346 75019 76107
76131 77479 76051
75075 78681 75125
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First Choice Power Frequently Asked Questions

Where to compare First Choice Power plans, rates, reviews?

You can learn about First Choice Power’s plans, compare their rates, and read verified customer reviews and ratings about the company on HomeEnergyClub.com. The comparison site uses its bargaining power with top electric companies in Texas to offer you low discount rates and helps you to make an informed decision with thousands of verified reviews, ratings, and complaint statistics for over 40 electric companies. The club uses objective sources of information like the Better Business Bureau, State of Texas, and Google Reviews, and it conducts independent research and customer surveys with Amazon. We vet each energy plan to help you avoid bill surprises, and there is never a membership fee.

Where to find First Choice promo codes for discount rates?

Go to the First Choice profile page on HomeEnergyClub.com to see if they are featuring First Choice Power promo codes this month which deliver instant rate discounts. You’ll also find valuable promo codes with discount rates from many electric companies in Texas on the comparison site.

Is First Choice Power a good company?

To determine whether First Choice Power is a good company, we recommend that you take a look at First Choice reviews and ratings. HomeEnergyClub.com provides in-depth information and reviews from a variety of independent sources, such as the Better Business Bureau (BBB), Texas Public Utility Commission, and major review sites like Google and Yelp.

On Google, First Choice has a 2-star rating based on over 200 verified reviews. First Choice is not accredited by the Better Business Bureau, where it has had over 200 complaints closed out since 2017. To check the reviews of over 40 electric companies in Texas, go to Home Energy Club and click on the “Reviews” link in the menu.

Where can I pay my First Choice Power bill?

Your First Choice Power bill payment can be made with these methods:

  • First Choice Power bill payment with card using First Choice Power login
  • One-time First Choice bill pay without logging in using the Pay Now link
  • Advance First Choice bill pay for your Power-to-Go prepaid electricity plan
  • Phone bill payment by calling First Choice Power at 866-469-2464
  • Mail payment by sending your money order or check to: First Choice Power, P.O. Box 660808, Dallas, TX 75266-0808
  • In-person bill payment at your nearest Fidelity Express or Check Free Pay locations
  • Automatic payment by updating your bill payment preferences on your account

Visit HomeEnergyClub.com for in-depth information on First Choice and over 40 other electric companies in Texas. You’ll find special discount rates and vetted plans to help you save money and avoid bill surprises.

Does First Choice Power have an app?

Texas customers can download the First Choice Power app on their Android and iOS mobile devices. You can accomplish various tasks on the app, such as pay your bill, manage your account settings, locate a technician, make friend referrals, and contact customer service.

How do I cancel First Choice Power?

To cancel your First Choice Power service, call an operator at 866-469-2464. Depending on your electricity plan type, you may have to pay a First Choice Power cancellation fee in accordance with your energy plan’s Electricity Facts Label.

If you are planning to cancel your First Choice plan, you can compare plans with special discount rates from top electric companies in Texas on Home Energy Club Discount Rates.

What’s the number to First Choice Power?

The First Choice Power customer service number is 866-469-2464. You can also reach the support team by sending an email to CustomerService@FirstChoicePower.com. Also, you can use their online contact form or connect on Facebook or Twitter. You’ll find a live chat option on their website.

 

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