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Vista Energy Marketing, L.P.

Phone: (888) 508-4782 Fax: (832) 213-0301 4306 Yoakum Blvd., Suite 600, Houston, TX 77006 View Additional Email Addresses

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This company specializes in natural gas marketing and retail supply.

Vista Energy Marketing would like consumers to know the following:

This is a description of the enrollment/termination  process with Vista and the product/services you may be receiving.    

Please note: In addition to the stringent enrollment criteria outlined below, we would like to remind you there is NO TERMINATION OR CANCELLATION FEE for any variable rate customers.   You are free to break your contract and leave Vista Energy at any time.  Should you want to simply terminate your relationship with Vista Energy Marketing, call or email us at the number below and we will facilitate the transfer back to the utility – again, there is no penalty or fee to leave Vista Energy.  

All recorded 3rd Party Verification systems, at a minimum, MUST confirm the following topics: 
        1)      A verbal question and the customer’s acknowledgement that the customer understands that Vista Energy Marketing is not affiliated with any utility and that the customer wishes to enroll their gas account with Vista Energy Marketing and purchase gas from Vista Energy Marketing, and that the utility will continue to deliver the gas to the customer’s home or business. 

         2)      A verbal question and the customer’s acknowledgement that the customer is the customer of record or is authorized to switch to Vista Energy Marketing by the customer of record.

Phone recordings are available upon request.

Phone: 1 888 508 4782 Web:

BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of No Rating. The reason is as follows:

  • The business's BBB file information is being reviewed and/or updated.

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

77 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 28 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 27
Billing/Collection Issues 24
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 26
Total Closed Complaints 77

Additional Complaint Information

Vista Energy serves homes and businesses as a third party natural gas supplier within PG&E’s Core Gas Aggregation Program. Current customers will still receive their bill from PG&E, but Vista Energy will appear as the 3rd party gas supplier.

Please contact our customer service center at 1-888-508-4782 with any questions. It is very important to Vista Energy that our customers remain comfortable and educated with our service

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

8 Customer Reviews on Vista Energy Marketing, L.P.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 8
Total Customer Reviews 8

Additional Information

BBB file opened: February 10, 2010 Business started: 01/01/2009 in TX Business started locally: 01/01/2009 Business incorporated 01/08/2009 in TX
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Eric Maberry, Vice President - Operations Mr. David Ranslem, Owner Mr. Michael Whalen, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Eric Maberry, Vice President - Operations
Principal: Mr. David Ranslem, Owner
Principal: Mr. Michael Whalen, Owner
Business Category


Hours of Operation
M: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
T: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
W: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Th: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
F: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
S: Closed
Su: Closed

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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