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...
Oncor behind mysterious price spike?

Oncor behind mysterious price spike?

As much as $50 million. That’s how much Oncor Electric may have cost the Texas electricity market because of an erroneous price spike in May. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the organization that operates the state’s main power grid, is investigating. The...
ERCOT Seeks Fee Increase

ERCOT Seeks Fee Increase

ERCOT wants to increase its revenues — and it’s seeking another rate hike to make it happen. In documents filed with Texas regulators, the operator of the state’s principal power grid seeks to hike the fee that finances its operations from the current 46.5 cents per...