'More Can Be Done': Gov. Abbott Directs Public Utility Commission To Improve Texas' Electric Reliability Now“The objective of these directives is to ensure that all Texans have access to reliable, safe, and affordable power, and that this task is achieved in the quickest possible way," the letter reads.
Gov. Abbott Names Arthur D’Andrea Chair Of Texas Public Utility Commission Following Resignation Of DeAnn Walker Over Power Grid FailuresD’Andrea of Austin has served as a Commissioner for PUC since November 2017, according to a news release from the Governor's Office.
Texas Lawmakers Call On Public Utility Commission Chair To ResignState Representative Rafael Anchia, D-Dallas has added his name to a list of lawmakers calling on the Chair of the Public Utility Commission of Texas, DeAnn Walker, to resign.
Gov. Abbott: Texas Public Utility Commission Halts Power Disconnections Due To Non-PaymentsGov. Greg Abbott on Sunday announced the Public Utility Commission of Texas has halted power disconnections due to non-payments and restricted electric companies from sending "skyrocketing" invoices at this time.
Texas Agency Launches Investigation Into Outages That Left Millions Without PowerThe Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) announced Saturday it has launched an investigation into factors that led to outages that left millions of residents without power this week.
New Area Code Approved For Dallas AreaThe 945 is set to join North Texas area codes 214, 469 and 972 as officials prepare for the looming shortage of available telephone number possibilities.
ERCOT Urging Conservation Of Electricity Through 7 PM Due To High Texas Temps"High temperatures have resulted in record electricity demand over the last few days and may result in a new record today."
Electricity Rates As Low As A Penny?Summer is just around the corner, and with it rising temperatures. And as temperatures rise, so do electric bills.
Energy Future Sues Oncor Shareholder Over Sale To HuntEnergy Future Holdings has sued to force a minority shareholder to go along with the sale of Texas electric utility Oncor to Hunt Consolidated.
Wendy Davis Joins PUC Bashing Over Market Vote Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis is joining bipartisan opposition against a possible restructuring of the Texas electricity market.