Electric Company Warning: Beware Of Fake Utility WorkersOncor Electric is warning customers through social media of thieves posing as employees. The fake workers have been reported in towns across North Texas -- from Mesquite to Midland.
Energy Future Holdings Misses Filing Deadline Energy Future Holdings is still not ready to file its already delayed annual report, the company said in a filing Tuesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.
Texas Electricity Bills Soar In Abnormally Cold WinterOver the past couple of months, some people have seen their electricity bills nearly double across North Texas -- though their thermostat hasn't changed.
After Bitter Winter Blast, Higher Heating Bills Will Likely ArriveFirst, it was the ice storm last month. This week, it's the cold snap. Many North Texans turned up their thermostats -- and kept them there. After mother nature's bitter blast, residents like Bob Firth are already seeing higher heating bills.
Power Companies Dangle Free Nights And Weekends Electric bills have long been take-it-or-leave-it affairs: Pay one rate for power, no matter when you used it. Now they are increasingly offering deals that sound like cell phone promotions: Free nights, free weekends and pre-paid plans.
TXU Teaches Kids About Sun's ImportanceEvery year, officials with TXU Energy open their doors to schoolchildren for a special solar academy. The focus is on learning about the future of energy in Texas.
Energy Company Offering Free Electricity At NightIf you are a “night owl” and a TXU customer a new service plan could save you hundreds of dollars a year on your bill. TXU now has a set of plans that offers customers free nighttime energy usage.
Irving Student Wins Dallas Film CompetitionDillon White from Northlake College in Irving was the grand prize winner in the Dallas International Film Festival's student film contest.
McKinney Fire Department Gives Away FansThe McKinney Fire Department is holding a big fan giveaway on Monday to provide some relief from the extreme North Texas heat.