Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who leads the Texas Senate, has announced committee assignments.
How the PUC ultimately regulates EV charging stations will affect both the state’s power grid and the experience of individual consumers. Analysts expect tens of thousands of additional electric vehicles on Texas roadways within just a few years.
Lawmakers have filed more than 900 bills in advance of the 2021 session — including bills relating to energy and ratepayer issues.
The 2019 Regular Session of the Texas Legislature adjourned sine die on Monday, May 27.
SB 1941 would make clear that transmission and distribution utilities possess legal authority to deploy utility-scale batteries.
By our calculation, lawmakers have filed more than 100 bills that relate to gas or electricity.