is known for it's hot summers and mild winters; however, Houston has had
13 snow falls since 1940. A big expense to many homeowners in Houston can
be their utility bills. Summer months can spark a dramatic usage of electricity
when Houstonian's air conditioning systems go into full service - usually
around the end of May thru mid September.
Energy efficiency can play
a big a role in the power consumed by a Houston residence and should be
a key factor when considering the purchase of a home. Potential home buyers
can contact Reliant Energy's billing department via their website and request
energy bills for the past 6 to 12 months via e-mail. Simply give the full
address of the home you're thinking about purchasing and mention that you're
a potential home buyer for the property and you'll receive a reply within
Reliant Energy, formerly known as Houston Lighting & Power (HL & P)
supplies electricity for most of Houston customers. Reliant Energy is the
10th largest U.S. electric utility in kilowatt sales. The main Reliant
Office is at 1111 Louisiana, Houston, Texas 77002 (713) 207-7777.
Service for the Houston area,
including most of the surrounding cities, is provided primarily by Southwestern
Bell. To order new telephone service from Southwestern Bell, call 1-800-464-7928.
You may also order services online.
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