Bill Helpful to Electric Ratepayers Heads to Governor

Bill Helpful to Electric Ratepayers Heads to Governor

Although an important bill assistance program has ended, low-income ratepayers should continue to access other important protections thanks to legislation now pending in Austin. Sponsored by state Sen. John Whitmire and Rep. Chris Paddie — and supported by the Texas...
Action Needed to Protect Rate Discount Program

Action Needed to Protect Rate Discount Program

Here’s a note of warning to low-income Texans: your summertime electric bills might soon be going up. That’s because a popular bill discount program will disappear in 2015 unless the Texas Legislature takes action. The program has helped hundreds of thousands of...
Low-Income Texans Benefit from Discount Program

Low-Income Texans Benefit from Discount Program

Texas summers are anything but mild, especially when it comes to paying for electricity. These scorching months can be particularly difficult for low-income Texans. Fortunately, many will be eligible for bill discounts starting in September. However, the deadline to...