It's Easy to Choose Texas Wind Power

Renewable Wind Energy for Your Home or Business

Have you seen all the wind turbines around Texas lately? You can benefit from the wind energy they produce to power your home or business when you sign up for GreenChoice.  

GreenChoice for Residential Customers 

Harness Texas wind power at a smart, convenient price. GreenChoice residential customers pay an additional $0.0075 (3/4 of one penny) per kilowatt-hour (kWh) to choose Texas wind. Join other Austin Energy residential customers who add about $7.50 to their monthly bills (based on 1,000 kWh usage) to support clean Texas wind.

Enjoy simplicity. No contract. No expiration date. No subscriber fee or penalty for unsubscribing. Do something good for Austin and the environment from the comfort of your home. Enroll in GreenChoice today through Customer Care or the form below.

  • GreenChoice Business Offerings

    Austin Energy offers multiple ways for commercial customers to join GreenChoice. Find the one that’s right for you.

    GreenChoice Business Offerings
      BusinessCents Energizer Patron
    GreenChoice Charge Replaces the Power Supply Adjustment (PSA) at an additional 3/4 of one penny per kilowatt-hour (kWh) Replaces the Power Supply Adjustment (PSA) at an additional 1/2 of one penny per kilowatt-hour (kWh)
    Eligibility Commercial account in good standing not currently subscribed to GreenChoice
    Minimum Subscription 100% of account kWh 100% of account kWh OR a block of 100,000 kWh per month
    Benefits Energy usage billed at GreenChoice rates has zero emissions. This typically covers 100% of a subscriber's energy consumption. Energy usage billed at GreenChoice rates has zero emissions. This typically covers 100% of a subscriber's energy consumption.

    Allows qualification* for the following:

    Contracts No contract required (Letter of Acceptance to confirm billing) 12-month contract
    Commitment No penalty for unsubscribing. If canceled, eligible to re-subscribe on January 1 of following year 12-month commitment After the contract, may continue on a month-to-month basis 5-year commitment
    * Please refer to each program for its requirements.

     

Make an Impact by Choosing 100% Texas Wind Energy

More than 27,000 customers subscribed to GreenChoice in 2023, which translates* to:

Removing the same amount of carbon dioxide from the air as 402,197 acres of U.S. forests in one year

Powering 42,507 homes with wind energy instead of fossil fuels

Removing carbon emissions equal to 864,599,730 miles driven by an average gasoline-powered passenger vehicle

*The EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator is used to calculate equivalency numbers.

GreenChoice Energy Is Green-e ®  Energy Certified

 

GreenChoice is Green-e Energy certified and meets the environmental and consumer-protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.

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Subscribing to renewable energy is a breeze.

Date last reviewed or modified: 02/07/2024