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April 22, 2021

Does power grid operator ERCOT purposely communicate in gibberish so we don’t understand?

Does power grid operator ERCOT purposely communicate in gibberish so we don’t understand? By Dave Lieber “We won’t be participating in your story.” The author of […]
April 13, 2021

Power Scare Shows Texas Grid Still at Risk After Blackouts

Power Scare Shows Texas Grid Still at Risk After Blackouts By Mark Chediak Texas faced a brief power-grid scare Tuesday night, less than 60 days after […]
April 6, 2021

KPRC 2 Investigates: How much are you paying for electricity deregulation?

KPRC 2 Investigates: How much are you paying for electricity deregulation? Amy Davis, Consumer ExpertAndrea Slaydon, Special Projects Producer Cheap and reliable electricity was the biggest […]
March 26, 2021

Opinion: Energy is key to our health and wealth, yet the public understands little about it

Opinion: Energy is key to our health and wealth, yet the public understands little about it We tolerate energy illiteracy at our own risk. Question: What […]
March 25, 2021

Here’s a scorecard showing how consumer-friendly electricity reform bills are (not) progressing

Here’s a scorecard showing how consumer-friendly electricity reform bills are (not) progressing Dave Lieber, The Watchdog How are electricity reform bills coming along? Slowly. This isn’t […]
March 19, 2021

Experts fear reversing electricity prices from winter storm could make things worse

Experts fear reversing electricity prices from winter storm could make things worse BY MITCHELL FERMAN AND SHAWN MULCAHY It is unclear who would be helped or hurt — and […]
March 18, 2021

Paperwork failures worsened Texas blackouts, sparking mid-storm scramble to restore critical fuel supply

Paperwork failures worsened Texas blackouts, sparking mid-storm scramble to restore critical fuel supply BY ERIN DOUGLAS Dozens of natural gas companies failed to do the paperwork that […]
March 15, 2021

Griddy files for bankruptcy, citing financial woes due to February’s power crisis

Griddy files for bankruptcy, citing financial woes due to February’s power crisis By Rebecca Carballo Griddy Energy, a California-based retail power company, filed for bankruptcy protection […]
March 12, 2021

Opinion: Texas’ grid vulnerability endangers the entire nation

Opinion: Texas’ grid vulnerability endangers the entire nation By Ed Hirs The Texas electricity disaster laid bare the corroded latticework of the state’s electric grid, and […]