Blog Keep Reading … Stay up to date with the latest utility news with the OCSC blog. Click through any of the category shortcuts below to read more. City Resources Electric Consumers ERCOT Generation Oncor Rates Renewable Energy Texas Legislature Utility News City Resources Blog: OCSC Recommends Refinements to Emergency Operations Plans by OCSC | Jan 24, 2022The Steering Committee of Cities Served by Oncor filed comments January 4 in response to the proposed rules. Electric Consumers PUC adopts new Power Outage Alert Rules in Response to New Legislation by OCSC | Jun 1, 2022Mandated by SB 3 from the most recent legislative session, the new rules relate to power outage alerts. ERCOT Major ERCOT Market Overhaul to Subsidize Generators Receives Go-Ahead from Regulators by OCSC | Feb 1, 2023The market overhaul would create new subsidies for power generators, but at ratepayer expense. Generation Major ERCOT Market Overhaul to Subsidize Generators Receives Go-Ahead from Regulators by OCSC | Feb 1, 2023The market overhaul would create new subsidies for power generators, but at ratepayer expense. Oncor Oncor Credits Increased Rates, Customer Growth, Other Factors for 3Q Revenue Increase by OCSC | Nov 4, 2022Oncor reports a $60 million revenue increase in its latest quarterly financial report. Rates Blog: OCSC Urges Utility Ratepayer Protections in Broadband Expansion by OCSC | Jan 19, 2022Ratepayer-financed utility lines will be leased out to private companies to expand broadband service. Renewable Energy Blog: Summer Energy Consumption, Renewable Use on the Rise in Texas by OCSC | Aug 12, 2020ERCOT CEO reports energy consumption in June nearly 1 percent higher than consumption during June 2019. Texas Legislature 88th Legislative Update: Filed bills, New Committee Assignments, & Sunset Process by OCSC | Feb 3, 2023Lawmakers have filed more than 2,600 bills during the ongoing 88th Texas Legislature, in Austin. Utility News Settlement with ERCOT Reached in $1.9 Billion Brazos Electric Coop Bankruptcy Case by OCSC | Nov 9, 2022The settlement calls for Brazos to promptly repay ERCOT $600 million, and to repay market participants over time.