There have been a lot of news stories flying around about high electric bills in the wake of the winter storm. Fortunately, Austinites are unlikely to see such crazy bills.
Even though Austin Energy customers are not going to see crazy spikes in their bills, many Austinites lost a week of work because of the storm & are struggling to make ends meet this month. Consider supporting them by donating to a local mutual aid group.
Should you be afraid of the $10,000 electric bills you’ve been reading about on the news? If you live in Austin, no.
There’s been a lot of rumors & questions flying around about utility bills. With our latest guide, we explain it all.
PS – The guide below is about Austin’s two publicly-owned utilities – Austin Energy & Austin Water. For information on your gas bill (which likely is from the Texas Gas Service), read this press release.