Lite Up Texas program now reducing your power bill by 82%!
Call now to see if you are qualified to receive this huge discount off of your summer energy expense. You must apply now to get the savings which is available for the months of May through September.
Lite Up Texas Discount
The Lite-up Texas program is available to families that have a low household income. It was put in place to give assistance in paying the electricity bill to those who are eligible. The program provides a subsidy during the hot summer months of May, June, July, August and September. Recently, the Texas legislature approved an increase in the lite-up discount that will now save you 82% off of your energy bill. To get the benefit, you need to complete the Lite-Up Texas Application for 2013 which is provided by the Texas Public Utilities Commission. Once your application is approved by the Texas Low Income Discount Administrator, your electricity provider will be notified and your will bill will be reduced by the amount of the subsidy.
You are qualified for Lite-Up Texas if you currently participate in one of these government assistance programs:
For those that are not yet receiving benefits from either of these two programs, there is an income based
qualification. If your household's total income does not exceed 125% of the poverty level as defined by the
federal government, you should apply today.
If you aren't receiving Medicaid or Food Stamps benefits but believe that you are qualified because of your income, you may enroll by calling Lite-up Texas at 1-866-454-8387 to request that an application be sent to you. Or, you can print an application here.
To receive the Lite-Up Texas benefit, you must live in a deregulated area of Texas where you can choose your own Retail Electric Provider (REP).
The Lite-Up Texas program reduces your electricity rate by during the months of May, June, July, August, and September. For September, it will save you 82% of your electric charge! It can also give you a discount on your home phone service. Even if you don't qualify for the electricity discount, you may still qualify for the subsidy on your phone bill. Participation in programs such as CHIP and the National Free School Lunch Program and others qualifies you for the telephone discount. The income qualification for the phone subsidy is set at 150% of the poverty level.
Find out what current offers are available to you. We represent the best electic providers in Texas and can connect you with the plan of your choice. We can advise you based on the current pricing and offers available in your area. We can find you pre-paid plans as well as post-paid plans, low startup cost plans, low kWh plans, and no deposit plans.