News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

FOX 4: Atmos could have prevented explosion that killed Dallas girl  Jan. 12 — Investigators believe Atmos Energy should have done more to prevent the natural gas explosion that killed a 12-year-old Dallas girl. They unanimously agreed that Atmos is to blame for...
News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

NEWS ROUND-UP: Jan. 1-Jan. 8

Utility Dive:  Democrats to take Senate majority after Georgia victories. Here’s how it could impact the power sector. Jan. 7 — Democratic candidates Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff defeated their respective Republican opponents in Georgia’s Senate...
News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

NEWS ROUND-UP Dec. 26-Jan. 1

San Antonio Business Journal: Houston drillers target Austin Chalk for oil, gas Dec. 29 — Interest in Washington County’s Austin Chalk formation has ticked up ever so slightly over the past year. — READ MORE Houston Chronicle (Commentary):...
News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

NEWS ROUND-UP Dec. 19-25

Associated Press: White supremacists plotted to attack US electric grid by shooting into power stations, FBI says Dec. 22 — The teen was in a text group with more than a dozen people in the fall of 2019 when he introduced the idea of saving money to buy a ranch...
News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

NEWS ROUND-UP Dec. 12-18

Waco Tribune:  Scammers targeting electric company customers Dec. 17 — Customers should be suspicious of anyone claiming to be an employee of Reliant or other electricity company who asks for money to be loaded to a prepaid debit card or directs a customer to...
News Round-Up Jan. 9-Jan. 15

NEWS ROUND-UP Dec. 7-Dec. 11

Houston Business Journal: ConnectGen plans expansion to Texas solar farm Dec. 10 — The company has already gotten tax incentives for the base project, and it’s looking to do the same for the expansion. — Houston Business Journal   Austin...