News Articles Library

July 09, 2021

Bryan Texas Utilities named in lawsuit regarding grid failures from February winter storm

May 21 2021

Texas gov knew of natural gas shortages days before blackout, blamed wind anyway

May 20, 2021

‘Collective amnesia’: Texas politicians knowingly blew 3 chances to fix the failing power grid

May 14, 2021

‘A deviation from ERCOT rules’: Interim CEO’s comments raise questions about power pricing during storm

April 6, 2021 – ABC13

ERCOT report details new information on power failures during winter storm

April 6, 20201 – KXAN

Ohio insurance company refuses to defend ERCOT, pay damage claims from Texas winter storm lawsuits

March 2, 2021 – The Orange Leader

Law firm consortium files “Master Petition” suing utility providers on behalf of thousands of Texas consumers

March 1, 2021 – The Guardian

A Texas city had a bold new climate plan – until a gas company got involved

March 1, 2021 – CNBC

Texas power crisis deepens as electric companies skip nearly $2.5 billion in charges from February blackout

March 1, 2021 – Houston Chronicle

ERCOT shuts down Griddy, as Paxton sues power retailer over ‘deceptive business practices’

February 28, 2021 – KHOU*11

A bailout for the Texas energy market? A domino effect after the winter storm and crazy high bills

February 28, 2021 – Houston Chronicle

Editorial: Another Texas power failure – cynicism of low expectations

February 28, 2021 – Houston Chronicle

Energy and water must weatherize for all extremes, not just winter storms

February 26, 2021 – KFDM-6

Beaumont-based law firm begins filing claims against energy generators and providers

March 1, 2021 – Houston Chronicle

Top Texas utility regulator DeAnn Walker resigns following calls to step down

March 1, 2021 – NPR

Texas Attorney General Sues Griddy, Saying Electricity Provider Misled Customers

March 1, 2021 – KWTX

Texas power market faces a billion dollar shortfall; could mean future rate hikes

February 18, 2021 – The Conversation

How the Texas electricity system produced low-cost power but left residents out in the cold

March 2, 2021 – FOX News

Chuck DeVore: Texas’ blackouts – here’s the truth about why they happened and what we have to do next

March 2, 2021 – The Conversation

The Texas blackouts showed how climate extremes threaten energy systems across the US

March 3, 2021 – Yahoo! Finance

Texas power grid CEO fired after deadly February blackouts

March 5, 2021 – The Texas Tribune

Texas will not fix ERCOT’s $16 billion power billing mistake

March 3, 2021 – Austin American-Statesman

Austin Energy produced more power than it used during storm, avoiding financial hit

March 9, 2021 – The Texas Observer

ERCOT Is Refusing to Release Records On How it Prepared for the Winter Storm

March 9, 2021 – FOX4 KDFW

City of Denton sues ERCOT after receiving $207M bill

March 10, 2021 – Houston Chronicle

Editorial: ERCOT, PUC can’t just shrug off $16 billion in overcharges during the Texas blackout