Who bought CPL Retail Energy?

Direct Energy
Since 2002, CPL has successfully merged with Direct Energy Business.

What is happening with Cpl energy?

CPL (Central Power & Light) is no longer offering electricity plans, but Reliant is here to help! We are dedicated to keeping you powered on a budget-friendly plan with benefits, efficiency tools and innovations that fit your lifestyle.

Is Cpl energy good?

CPL Retail Energy is reviewed 24th among all of our providers with an average score of 2.25 out of 5.00. The average customer service review is 2.38 out of 5.00.

What is retail energy?

Retail energy providers – which includes Direct Energy for residential customers and Direct Energy Business for commercial and industrial customers – vie to supply power to homes and businesses in competitive electricity markets.

Why is Cpl leaving Texas?

It’s happening because, when the cost of electricity spiked during the cold snap, some retail electricity companies could not afford the high wholesale prices, forcing them into financial failure. A comprehensive list of failing electricity providers is not yet available.

What is required for a CPL in Michigan?

Michigan requires the following to be eligible for a CPL: Be at least 21 years old. Be a citizen of the United States or an alien lawfully admitted into the United States. Be a Michigan resident for at least six (6) months before applying.

What is AEP Energy?

AEP Energy is a competitive retail energy provider for over half a million customers. Learn more at AEPEnergy.com.

How do retail energy companies work?

The retailer buys electricity at a wholesale price on the NEM, and sells it to retail customers. The retailer is responsible for getting customers connected to the network, for customer service and billing.

What is retail energy supplier?

Retail Electricity Suppliers (RES) are entities licensed by the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to supply electricity to End-users in Contestable Market.

Who owns TXU?

Vistra CorpTXU Energy / Parent organization

Who owns the electric company in Texas?

Texas Power services roughly 20,000 residential electricity customers….Texas Power.

Type Privately Owned
Parent Tristar Producer Services, Inc.
Website www.texaspoweronline.com

Can I get my CPL Online in Michigan?

Can you take a CPL class online in Michigan? Yes, however, there is still an in-person component that cannot be done online. The law requires 8 hours of instruction, including 5 hours of classroom and 3 hours of range instruction.

Why choose CPL Retail Energy?

From Harlingen to McAllen, to Victoria and on to Corpus Christi, CPL Retail Energy serves South Texas communities with a variety of residential retail energy plans. We have something for everyone, from short-term to multi-year plans, and even the option to get free electricity on Saturdays.

How do I open a CPL account?

To open an account, you may visit us online or call our Customer Care center toll-free at 1-844-292-6128. Representatives are available Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 6 p.m., CST. How do I switch my electricity to CPL? To switch to CPL, please visit us online or you may contact our Customer Care center toll-free at 1-844-292-6128.

Where can I get CPL prepaid?

CPL Prepaid is currently available in AEP Central service area to service addresses that have a provisioned smart meter. Eventually CPL Retail Energy will offer CPL Prepaid in other utility service territories once smart meters are installed in those territories. How can I find my account balance?

How do I switch from my current provider to CPL?

To switch to CPL, please visit us online or you may contact our Customer Care center toll-free at 1-844-292-6128. We’ll contact your current provider about the switch, so there’s no need to call them. How do I change the name on my account? To request a name change, please contact our Customer Care center toll-free at 1-844-292-6128.