The Texas Senate’s Natural Resources Committee has called the Public Utility Commission to talk about the pricing of electricity.
You’ll probably notice an increase on your next electric bill. According to Oncor Electric, the charge is to recover the money the company spends on transmission lines and other equipment.
The Texas Public Utility Commission will consider doubling the cap on wholesale electricity prices in hopes of convincing generators to build more power plants.
The Texas power grid barely has enough electricity to meet demand this summer, and an unexpected drop in generation or spike in demand could lead to rolling blackouts, the president of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas testified Tuesday.
A utility company knew about wildfire dangers amid severe Texas drought, but failed to remove dead trees and branches near their power lines.
Energy markets were not manipulated during rolling electrical outages and the failure of dozens of power plants in early February.
Tens of thousands of people across North Texas lost electricity on Wednesday, according to local energy provider Oncor.
Officials are reviewing a project that could send a power line across a populated part of Denton.
The Public Utility Commission puts the state on yellow alert for power usage, urging conservation during the peak usage hours,
Whitefence.com surveyed 21 cities for utility rates and found that Dallas and Houston consumers pay the most for their utility bundles, which includes home phone, TV, Internet, electricity and natural gas.