Making apples-to-apples comparisons when shopping for electricity in deregulated areas can be nearly impossible.
The confusing array of fees and charges in electricity contracts make it nearly impossible to make apples-to-apples comparisons.
Many Texans end up paying both for programs meant to encourage energy conservation while simultaneously paying fees that penalize them for conservation.
Inside E Street, a Public Broadcasting System program featured on more than 200 TV stations nationwide, has begun airing a new segment. It’s main focus: electric deregulation in Texas.