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...
84th Texas Legislature: Bills to Watch

84th Texas Legislature: Bills to Watch

The 84th session of the Texas Legislature is in full swing, with scores of bills already filed that could end up helping or harming Texas energy consumers.  Just below we’ve listed a few that are worth watching. House Bill 224, by state Rep. Ryan Guillen, and House...