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News Round-Up: April 17-23

News Round-Up: April 17-23

Texas Standard: Proposed Energy Efficiency Law Swapped Out For ‘Terrible Plan’ From Warren Buffett’s Company April 19 — Senate Bill 2109 started out as an energy efficiency bill, designed to increase reliability and reduce costs for consumers. But after a...
News Round-Up: April 17-23

News Round-Up: April 10-16

San Antonio Express News: Faith groups urge Texas lawmakers to shield consumers from winter storm fallout April 12 — The Network of Texas Industrial Areas Foundation Organizations, a coalition of interfaith service groups, joined The Metropolitan Organization of...
News Round-Up: April 17-23

News Round-Up: April 2-9

KTRK: TX Senate passes bill to overhaul state’s electricity market after winter storm March 31 — The Texas Senate on Monday unanimously approved a sweeping bill that would overhaul the state’s electricity industry and infrastructure, including...
News Round-Up: April 17-23

News Round-Up: March 20-27

Houston Chronicle (Commentary): Texas lawmakers slow-walking desperately needed electric grid reforms March 24 –Texas politicians are moving very slowly to address the market failures that left 4 million homes without power on the coldest nights of the year and...
News Round-Up: April 17-23

News Round-Up: March 5-12

Bloomberg: Tesla is quietly plugging a mega-battery into the Texas power grid March 9 — Elon Musk is getting into the Texas power market, with previously unrevealed construction of a gigantic battery connected to an ailing electric grid that nearly collapsed...
News Round-Up: April 17-23

Utility News Round-Up Feb. 7-14

CBS Dallas: ERCOT Expecting Record Electricity Use During Extreme Cold Feb. 11 — The Electric Reliability Council of Texas said Thursday, Feb. 11, it is expecting record electric use as a result of the extreme cold temperatures that have already reached much of...