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May 21, 2021

Texas electricity bailout means a child not yet born could pay for February’s disaster as an adult

Texas electricity bailout means a child not yet born could pay for February’s disaster as an adult State lawmakers are looking at adding a monthly charge […]
May 20, 2021

‘Collective amnesia’: Texas politicians knowingly blew 3 chances to fix the failing power grid

‘Collective amnesia’: Texas politicians knowingly blew 3 chances to fix the failing power grid By James Osborne, Eric Dexheimer, Jay Root & Staff writers May 20, 2021 Ten […]
May 11, 2021

Electric Cooperatives, The Lone Shining Utility Star Of The Texas 2021 Winter Storm

Electric Cooperatives, The Lone Shining Utility Star Of The Texas 2021 Winter Storm By University of Houston Energy FellowsMay 11, 2021 Winter Storm Uri began to […]
May 7, 2021

As Texas Went Dark, the State Paid Natural-Gas Companies to Go Offline

As Texas Went Dark, the State Paid Natural-Gas Companies to Go Offline A program meant to reduce industrial electricity use during emergencies contributed to power plants […]
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 20, 2021

Colstrip bill reminds many of Montana’s energy deregulation debacle

Colstrip bill reminds many of Montana’s energy deregulation debacle BY KEILA SZPALLER 4/20/21 It’s no wonder that people talk about the 1997 energy deregulation debacle in […]
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 17, 2021

Parris Glendening: Energy deregulation was a mistake in Maryland

Parris Glendening: Energy deregulation was a mistake in Maryland As Texans dealt with the serious consequences of last month’s energy crisis, the policy debate to determine […]
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 […]
March 11, 2021

Texas can only recover a fraction of $16 billion ERCOT power pricing gaffe

Texas can only recover a fraction of $16 billion ERCOT power pricing gaffe By Taylor Goldenstein An independent market monitor for the state said Thursday only […]
March 9, 2021

ERCOT is naive about how much power Texas can generate when we really need it

ERCOT is naive about how much power Texas can generate when we really need it Texas needs better planning and execution from ERCOT. Texas has a […]
March 8, 2021

Deregulation Aimed to Lower Home-Power Bills. For Many, It Didn’t.

Deregulation Aimed to Lower Home-Power Bills. For Many, It Didn’t. By Scott Patterson and Tom McGinty Retail energy companies compete with local utilities to give consumers more choice. […]
March 7, 2021

Stan Silverman: Texas energy disaster another reminder of the need to plan for catastrophe

Stan Silverman: Texas energy disaster another reminder of the need to plan for catastrophe In mid-February, during a severe winter storm and freezing temperatures, the Texas […]
March 4, 2021

Despite Losing Power for Days, Texans Will Pay Higher Power Bills—Perhaps for Decades to Come

Despite Losing Power for Days, Texans Will Pay Higher Power Bills—Perhaps for Decades to Come The bankruptcies and staggering electricity charges are beginning to arrive. Could […]
March 2, 2021

Opinion: Knee-jerk responses to the power outages won’t solve Texas’ reliability problem

Opinion: Knee-jerk responses to the power outages won’t solve Texas’ reliability problem Consumer protections, local utility upgrades and natural gas availability should be key considerations for […]
March 1, 2021

Griddy vowed to be a market ‘disrupter.’ Mission accomplished to electric customers’ chagrin

Griddy vowed to be a market ‘disrupter.’ Mission accomplished to electric customers’ chagrin By John C. Moritz (Corpus Christi Caller Times)March 1, 2021 When a new […]
March 1, 2021

Texas Power Market Shortfall Jumps to $2.5 Billion After Crisis

Texas Power Market Shortfall Jumps to $2.5 Billion After Crisis By Mark ChediakMarch 1, 2021 Texas’s grid operator said it’s short nearly $345 million in payments […]
March 1, 2021

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues electricity retailer Griddy over exorbitant bills

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues electricity retailer Griddy over exorbitant bills By Reese OxnerMarch 1, 2021 Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit Monday against […]
March 1, 2021

The financial damage from the deadly Texas blackouts is quickly spreading

The financial damage from the deadly Texas blackouts is quickly spreading By Rebecca Carballo & Mark Curriden March 1, 2021 The financial damage of the recent power […]
March 1, 2021

Top Texas utility regulator DeAnn Walker resigns following calls to step down

Top Texas utility regulator DeAnn Walker resigns following calls to step down By Jeremy Wallace ,  Jeremy Blackman & Austin Bureau March 1, 2021 The state’s top […]
February 27, 2021

We can’t let the furor over power outages die down without making real change

We can’t let the furor over power outages die down without making real change Brett Perlman: ERCOT needs better visibility and oversight of power generation.February 27, […]
February 26, 2021

ERCOT pulls the plug on electricity retailer Griddy’s ability to operate in Texas

ERCOT pulls the plug on electricity retailer Griddy’s ability to operate in Texas By Tom Steele & Maria HalkiasFebruary 26, 2021 The company, which offers electricity […]
February 26, 2021

‘Too little, too late’: Calls grow for PUC chairwoman’s resignation as hearing into Texas power outages concludes

‘Too little, too late’: Calls grow for PUC chairwoman’s resignation as hearing into Texas power outages concludes By James Barragàn & Robert T GarrettFebruary 26, 2021 […]
February 26, 2021

Texas leaders, don’t let the snowstorms be your excuse to give us a snow job on electricity reform

Texas leaders, don’t let the snowstorms be your excuse to give us a snow job on electricity reform By Dave LieberFebruary 26, 2021 I’m thrilled that […]
February 26, 2021

How much will the Great Texas Power Failure cost us?

How much will the Great Texas Power Failure cost us? By Scott BurnsFebruary 26, 2021 Texas thought the free market would bring investors opportunity and consumers […]
February 26, 2021

Catastrophic Texas power outages prompt finger pointing and blame shifting at legislative hearings

Catastrophic Texas power outages prompt finger pointing and blame shifting at legislative hearings By Reese Oxner, Mitchell Ferman and Julián AguilarFebruary 26, 2021 Texas lawmakers investigating this month’s devastating power […]
February 26, 2021

Griddy customers moved to other electricity providers after ERCOT boots it from Texas market

Griddy customers moved to other electricity providers after ERCOT boots it from Texas market By Neelam BohraFebruary 26, 2021 Texans who receive their electricity from Griddy Energy […]
February 25, 2021

Texas state senators scold the chairwoman of the Public Utility Commission for ‘complacency’

Texas state senators scold the chairwoman of the Public Utility Commission for ‘complacency’ By David LieberFebruary 25, 2021 In the great hall of the Texas State […]
February 25, 2021

Editorial: Texans died. Enough excuses. Lawmakers must get answers on power outages.

Editorial: Texans died. Enough excuses. Lawmakers must get answers on power outages. By The Editorial Board February 25, 2021 The completely preventable, man-made tragedy of last week’s […]
February 25, 2021

Winter storm could cost Texas more money than any disaster in state history

Winter storm could cost Texas more money than any disaster in state history By Mitchell FermanFebruary 25, 2021 The winter storm that left dozens of Texans […]
February 25, 2021

CenterPoint: Customers should expect higher natural gas bills

CenterPoint: Customers should expect higher natural gas bills By Marcy de LunaFebruary 25, 2021 CenterPoint Energy said Thursday that its customers should expect higher natural gas […]
February 25, 2021

Lawmakers delving into deadly Texas power outages take aim at Public Utilities Commission

Lawmakers delving into deadly Texas power outages take aim at Public Utilities Commission By Taylor Goldenstein, Jeremy Wallace,  Jeremy Blackman & Austin BureauFebruary 25, 2021 Texas […]
February 25, 2021

Days ahead of Texas’ deadly blackouts, ‘the warning signs were there’

Days ahead of Texas’ deadly blackouts, ‘the warning signs were there’ By James OsborneFebruary 25, 2021 On Feb. 10, five days before frigid temperatures left Texas […]
February 25, 2021

At Capitol hearings, blame for Texas outages is spread all around

At Capitol hearings, blame for Texas outages is spread all around By Asher Price & Bob SechlerFebruary 25, 2021 In their first effort at getting to […]
February 25, 2021

How Texas’ power grid works

How Texas’ power grid works By Darla Cameron, Emily Albracht, Erin Douglas and Mitchell Ferman February 25, 2021 The deregulated power grid in Texas means no one company owns all the power plants, […]
February 24, 2021

ERCOT was minutes from a ‘black start’ that would have killed power, cell signals in Texas for weeks

ERCOT was minutes from a ‘black start’ that would have killed power, cell signals in Texas for weeks By Amanda DraneFebruary 24, 2021 Last week’s winter […]
February 24, 2021

Griddy came to Texas to disrupt the power market, but can it survive being shaken?

Griddy came to Texas to disrupt the power market, but can it survive being shaken? By Rebecca CarballoFebruary 24, 2021 Griddy, a California-based startup, came to […]
February 24, 2021

WSJ News Exclusive | Texas Electric Bills Were $28 Billion Higher Under Deregulation

WSJ News Exclusive | Texas Electric Bills Were $28 Billion Higher Under Deregulation By Tom McGinty & Scott PattersonFebruary 24, 2021 Those deregulated Texas residential consumers paid $28 […]
February 24, 2021

Texas utility regulator to investigate indexed retail electric providers following massive electric bills

Texas utility regulator to investigate indexed retail electric providers following massive electric bills By Shawn MulcahyFebruary 24, 2021 After hearing reports of some Texans receiving massive […]
February 24, 2021

Texas House, Senate hold hearings to investigate last week’s crippling power outages

Texas House, Senate hold hearings to investigate last week’s crippling power outages By James BarragánFebruary 24, 2021 Texas lawmakers will hold hearings Thursday to investigate last […]
February 24, 2021

How should you shop for cheap electricity in Texas in 2021? Very carefully

How should you shop for cheap electricity in Texas in 2021? Very carefully By Dave LieberFebruary 24, 2021 In the aftermath of the Great Snow Storms […]
February 23, 2021

Texas Power Grid Chair, Directors Quit in Wake of Blackouts

Texas Power Grid Chair, Directors Quit in Wake of Blackouts By Naureen S Malik & Mark Chediak The chair of Texas’s power grid operator and four […]
February 23, 2021

Legal battles over Texas power failure just getting started

Legal battles over Texas power failure just getting started By Mark CurridenFebruary 23, 2021 Freezing temperatures and power outages ended in Texas only a few days […]
February 23, 2021

Energy deregulation worsened the Texas crisis — and Enron is partly to blame

Energy deregulation worsened the Texas crisis — and Enron is partly to blame By Gavin Benke The infamous company is a cautionary tale as we grapple with […]
February 22, 2021

Texans Will Pay for Decades as Crisis Tacks Billions Onto Bills

Texans Will Pay for Decades as Crisis Tacks Billions Onto Bills By Mark Chediak, Naureen S Malik & Josh SaulFebruary 22, 2021 Now that the lights […]
February 22, 2021

San Antonio mayor: There will be ‘hell to pay’ if Texans are handed bill for disaster

San Antonio mayor: There will be ‘hell to pay’ if Texans are handed bill for disaster By Mark DunphyFebruary 22, 2021 San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg […]
February 22, 2021

Texans blindsided by massive electric bills await details of Gov. Greg Abbott’s promised relief

Texans blindsided by massive electric bills await details of Gov. Greg Abbott’s promised relief By Shannon NajmabadiFebruary 22, 2021 Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas lawmakers are promising relief for […]
February 22, 2021

“Power companies get exactly what they want”: How Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

“Power companies get exactly what they want”: How Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather By Jeremy Schwartz, Kiah Collier and Vianna Davila, The Texas Tribune […]
February 22, 2021

A family is suing Texas’ power grid operator after their son died from suspected hypothermia. But ERCOT may be shielded from lawsuits.

A family is suing Texas’ power grid operator after their son died from suspected hypothermia. But ERCOT may be shielded from lawsuits. By Reese OxnerFebruary 22, […]
February 22, 2021

FERC examining “wrongdoing” in power markets during cold snap

FERC examining “wrongdoing” in power markets during cold snap By Jame OsborneFebruary 22, 2021 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced Monday it would be examining power […]
February 22, 2021

‘Blame to go around’: Lawmakers promise tough questions in search of answers on Texas power outages

‘Blame to go around’: Lawmakers promise tough questions in search of answers on Texas power outages By James BarraganFebruary 22, 2021 State lawmakers are promising to […]
February 21, 2021

Why some Texans are getting sky-high energy bills

Why some Texans are getting sky-high energy bills By JOSEPH PISANI & JONATHAN MATTISE , Associated Press WritersFebruary 21, 2021 After unusual icy weather left millions of […]
February 21, 2021

Opinion: 7 smart ways Texas can stop power blackouts – once and for all

Opinion: 7 smart ways Texas can stop power blackouts – once and for all By Loren SteffyFebruary 21, 2021 As early as this Thursday, the Legislature […]
February 21, 2021

Texas’ electric bargain: A deregulated market brought fast growth, big investments and cheap rates

Texas’ electric bargain: A deregulated market brought fast growth, big investments and cheap rates But last week’s deep freeze left millions exposed — and blame must […]
February 20, 2021

Texans Slammed by Thousand-Dollar Power Bills After Storm

Texans Slammed by Thousand-Dollar Power Bills After Storm By Yueqi Yang & Naureen S MalikFebruary 20, 2021 After enduring a wretched week of Arctic storms, hunger […]
February 20, 2021

The Two Hours That Nearly Destroyed Texas’s Electric Grid

The Two Hours That Nearly Destroyed Texas’s Electric Grid By Catherine Traywick, Mark Chediak, Naureen S Malik & Josh SaulFebruary 20, 2021 The control room of […]
February 19, 2021

Tomlinson: Texas electric grid is an easy fix, if lawmakers will admit their error

Tomlinson: Texas electric grid is an easy fix, if lawmakers will admit their error By Chris Tomlinson & Staff WriterFebruary 19, 2021 Most people know the […]
February 19, 2021

Deadly winter storm reignites debate over independence of Texas’ power grid

Deadly winter storm reignites debate over independence of Texas’ power grid By Paul Takahashi & Staff writerFebruary 19, 2021 Jason Hartkemeyer couldn’t count on his power […]
February 18, 2021

Texas should consider ditching energy grid independence, Dallas mayor says

Texas should consider ditching energy grid independence, Dallas mayor says By Everton Bailey, Jr.February 18, 2021 Texas should consider federal oversight of its energy grid after […]
February 18, 2021

Texas power grid was ‘seconds or minutes’ from a total blackout that could have lasted months, ERCOT says

Texas power grid was ‘seconds or minutes’ from a total blackout that could have lasted months, ERCOT says By By Catherine Marfin, Krista M. Torralva and Tom SteeleFebruary 18, 2021 […]
February 18, 2021

Gov. Greg Abbott urges lawmakers to mandate Texas grid weatherization

Gov. Greg Abbott urges lawmakers to mandate Texas grid weatherization By Jeremy Blackman & Austin BureauFebruary 18, 2021 Gov. Greg Abbott issued a stiff rebuke Thursday […]
February 18, 2021

Texas’ Red-Blooded Energy Market Is on Ice

Texas’ Red-Blooded Energy Market Is on Ice By Liam DenningFebruary 18, 2021 Texas’ famed aversion to government intervention is expressed in the physical infrastructure of its […]
February 17, 2021

State leaders proving roughly as reliable as state grid during winter weather fiasco

State leaders proving roughly as reliable as state grid during winter weather fiasco By Erica GriederFebruary 17, 2021 Take heart, Texans: Gov. Greg Abbott has noticed […]
February 17, 2021

Don’t blame Texas energy players for blackout, blame the electricity grid’s irresponsible game

Don’t blame Texas energy players for blackout, blame the electricity grid’s irresponsible game By Chris Tomlinson2/17/21 While we may not know the details for months, the […]
February 17, 2021

Epic power fail: Why millions of Texans are still without heat and electricity

Epic power fail: Why millions of Texans are still without heat and electricity By Marcy de Luna,  Amanda Drane &  Staff writersFebruary 17, 2021 Three days […]
February 17, 2021

Editorial: Gov. Abbott’s ‘wind turbine’ excuse is full of hot air, while Texans are dying

Editorial: Gov. Abbott’s ‘wind turbine’ excuse is full of hot air, while Texans are dying Houston Chronicle Editorial BoardFebruary 17, 2021 Texans shivering in the dark […]
February 17, 2021

Perfect storm: Energy supply chain slashed by extreme weather

Perfect storm: Energy supply chain slashed by extreme weather By Paul TakahashiFebruary 17, 2021 Texas natural gas producers struggled to keep up with record demand during […]
February 16, 2021

With supply still too low, Centerpoint tries new strategy: Spread the Houston outages around

With supply still too low, Centerpoint tries new strategy: Spread the Houston outages around By Zach DespartFebruary 16, 2021 With electricity supply still far too low […]
February 16, 2021

Surging Texas Power Prices Promise Both Doom and Riches

Surging Texas Power Prices Promise Both Doom and Riches By Brian Eckhouse, Naureen S Mali &, Mark ChediakFebruary 16, 2021 Skyrocketing electricity prices in Texas are […]
February 16, 2021

‘Texas: your government failed you” – Lawmakers, mayors sound off on power outages

‘Texas: your government failed you” – Lawmakers, mayors sound off on power outages By Cayla HarrisFebruary 16, 2021 Gov. Greg Abbott and lawmakers on both sides […]
February 16, 2021

Freeze Could Keep Texans in the Dark for Days: Energy Update

Freeze Could Keep Texans in the Dark for Days: Energy Update By Joe Carroll & Naureen S MalikFebruary 16, 2021 The deep freeze that has forced […]
February 16, 2021

Power outages fuel Texans’ outrage, stir political leaders to ask how they came about

Power outages fuel Texans’ outrage, stir political leaders to ask how they came about By Allie Morris and Robert T. GarrettFebruary 16, 2021 A political backlash […]
February 16, 2021

Texas and California Blackouts: A Song of Ice and Fire

Texas and California Blackouts: A Song of Ice and Fire By Liam DenningFebruary 16, 2021 The last thing Texas wants to hear even at the best […]
February 16, 2021

Texas grid fails to weatherize, repeats mistake feds cited 10 years ago

Texas grid fails to weatherize, repeats mistake feds cited 10 years ago By James Osborne,  Eric Dexheimer &  Staff WritersFebruary 16, 2021 Ten years ago, plunging […]
February 15, 2021

Texas Power Retailers to Customers in Face of Freeze: Please, Leave Us

Texas Power Retailers to Customers in Face of Freeze: Please, Leave Us By Naureen S MalikFebruary 15, 2021 Some retail power companies in Texas are making […]
February 15, 2021

ERCOT restoring power to half a million Texans, but widespread outages continue

ERCOT restoring power to half a million Texans, but widespread outages continue By Catherine Marfin, Krista M. Torralva and Tom SteeleFebruary 15, 2021 Thousands, if not millions, of Texans may […]
September 7, 2020

Statewide Flex Alert in effect amid extreme heat; potential Public Safety Power Shutoff Monday evening

September 7, 2020 SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — A statewide Flex Alert is in effect today with extreme heat expected to strain the state’s power grid. Utility […]
August 16, 2020

California heat triggers power outages for second day

Two large utilities said they received last-minute requests to cut power. By Dennis RomeroAugust 16, 2020 Californians coped with a second day of rolling power outagesSaturday as heat-related […]
June 18, 2020

What Happens if a Hurricane Hits During the Pandemic?

What Happens if a Hurricane Hits During the Pandemic?  By Patricia MazzeiJune 18, 2020 It’s deep into the summer and a massive hurricane looms off the […]
June 17, 2020

‘We are in uncharted waters’: FPL executives talk hurricane preparation amid a global pandemic

‘We are in uncharted waters’: FPL executives talk hurricane preparation amid a global pandemic By Max ChesnesJune 17, 2020 As the rumblings of hurricane season grow […]
June 12, 2020

Few Texans apply for electricity payment help

Few Texans apply for electricity payment help By L.M. SixelJune 12, 2020 Only a fraction of Texans who have lost their jobs in the coronavirus pandemic […]
June 2, 2020

2020 Hurricane Preparedness

Below please find links to regulated, municipal, and cooperative utilities throughout Florida, as well as associations and federal and state governmental entities, with information and resources […]
June 1, 2020

FPL adds COVID-19 precautions to hurricane preparation plans

FPL adds COVID-19 precautions to hurricane preparation plans Those precautions could add some delays to storm response times. By Ryan NicolJune 1, 2020 A late June […]
May 29, 2020

Duke Energy prepares for hurricane season during COVID-19 pandemic

Duke Energy prepares for hurricane season during COVID-19 pandemic As the June 1 start of hurricane season approaches, Duke Energy is preparing to respond to power outages as quickly as […]
May 22, 2020

TECO to cut bills in June due to coronavirus pandemic

TECO to cut bills in June due to coronavirus pandemic By WFLA StaffMay 22, 2020 TECO is giving customers a break on their next few electric […]
April 24, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Q: Who is Floridians for Affordable Reliable Energy (FARE)? A: FARE is a group of citizens who oppose energy deregulation in Florida because it […]
April 20, 2020

Power disconnections continue as customers wait on hold

Power disconnections continue as customers wait on hold By L.M. SixelUpdated: April 20, 2020 The Texas Public Utility Commission launched a program last month to help […]
April 18, 2020

Texas utility regulators have programs to prevent shutoffs during the pandemic. But some Texans are falling through the cracks.

Texas utility regulators have programs to prevent shutoffs during the pandemic. But some Texans are falling through the cracks. By Juan Pablo Garnham April 18, 2020 Carly Eaves […]
April 10, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATES

Below please find links to regulated, municipal, and cooperative utilities throughout Florida, as well as associations and federal and state governmental entities, with up-to-date information on […]
April 9, 2020

ERCOT sets April peak demand record, real-time prices spike into $300s/MWh at same time

ERCOT sets April peak demand record, real-time prices spike into $300s/MWh at same time By: Kassia MicekApril 9, 2020 Houston — Peak power demand in the Electric […]
April 6, 2020

A disaster was brewing for the Texas electricity market. It’s been staved off — for now.

A disaster was brewing for the Texas electricity market. It’s been staved off — for now. L.M. SixelApril 6, 2020 A disaster was brewing last month […]
March 27, 2020

Texas regulators vote to ban residential utility shut-offs during pandemic while buoying companies

Texas regulators vote to ban residential utility shut-offs during pandemic while buoying companies BY KIAH COLLIER AND JEREMY SCHWARTZ, THE TEXAS TRIBUNE AND PROPUBLICAMarch 26, 2020 The Texas Public […]
February 29, 2020

A Mixed Record For Energy Deregulation

A Mixed Record For Energy Deregulation Ike Bannon, ContributorFebruary 29, 2020 A primary argument offered by those who advocated for the utility deregulation of the 1990s […]
February 21, 2020

Mainers spent $132 million more on electricity than they needed to over 7 years

Mainers spent $132 million more on electricity than they needed to over 7 years By Darren FishellFebruary 21, 2020Updated: February 25, 2020 Mainers have spent $132.5 million […]