Smart Meter Texas was created to help families save money
The Smart Meter Texas website was built by a consortium of electric transmission and distribution utilties, including CenterPoint Energy, to give customers more control over their electricity use.
Consumers can register at SmartMeterTexas.com to access detailed views of their electric usage history in 13-month, 30-day, or 24-hour snapshots down to 15-minute intervals.
The Smart Meter Texas portal also enables retail electric providers (REPs) to provide products and services such as energy analysis tools, time-of-use rates (free nights and weekends), and pre-paid service. Through the portal, REPs can also connect Home Area Network devices to smart meters to help consumers better manage their electricity use by remotely controlling smart electric appliances and thermostats.
If you are an IDR customer, you can view your usage with DEIS.
For more information, or to register your meter, visit SmartMeterTexas.com.
Originally published by centerpointenergy.com