Editorial Blasts Flawed Gas Utility Rate Program

Editorial Blasts Flawed Gas Utility Rate Program

A parade of under-the-radar rate hikes — that’s been the unfortunate result of a controversial Railroad Commission program that now has captured the attention of The Dallas Morning News. The program, known as the Gas Reliability Infrastructure Program, or GRIP,...
NEW Snapshot Report: Electricity Prices in Texas

NEW Snapshot Report: Electricity Prices in Texas

For the first-time ever, residential electricity prices in areas of Texas with deregulated retail electric service have remained below the national average for two consecutive years, according to a new report from the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power. The analysis...
Houston’s Electric Utility Reaping Windfall Profits

Houston’s Electric Utility Reaping Windfall Profits

CenterPoint to seek 2015 rate increase, lobbyists have pushed for less stringent oversight Houstonians appear to be paying too much for electricity — tens of millions of dollars too much. Texas regulators report that Houston’s CenterPoint Energy collected $46.5...