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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 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 […]
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 […]
February 6, 2020

Door-to-door deception: Gas bill spikes after surprise switch

Door-to-door deception: Gas bill spikes after surprise switch By Henry ErbFebruary 6, 2020 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — They may have knocked on your door: salespeople […]
February 3, 2020

Pennsylvania regulators seek to revoke energy retailer’s license

Pennsylvania regulators seek to revoke energy retailer’s license  By Justin HorwathFebruary 3, 2019 Prosecutors for the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission are seeking to revoke the license […]