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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 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 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 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 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 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 […]