New price adders boosting electricity prices in Texas

By: L.M. Sixel |

Wholesale electricity prices peaked at $6,500 per megawatt hour Monday afternoon in Houston, reflecting triple-digit temperatures that strained capacity and triggered price adders that were boosted by Texas regulators earlier this year.

The Public Utility Commission agreed this spring to increase the amount generators could charge for producing power […]

2019-08-13T08:01:38-05:00August 13th, 2019|Texas Market|

Fraud alert: Some people being ‘slammed’ by having their utilities switched

By: Woodland Daily Democrat |

Woodland residents are being warned about utility service providers who are switching customer’s gas or electric service without consent or authorization.

District Attorney Jeff Reisig reported that some people have filed complaints with his office, saying they didn’t know that their service provider was switched until they received […]

2019-08-06T13:59:38-05:00August 6th, 2019|California Market|