Changing How Texans Pay for Power

If this summer turns out as hot and dry as expected, providing enough electricity will be a challenge. But one solution may involve how you spend.

The consumer education that’s been attempted at the moment is to frighten customers. There’s brownouts coming, we’re going to have volatile prices. Consumers are like yeah, whatever.

— Steven Murray with Direct Energy, an electricity retailer

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Dave Fehling

Dave Fehling

Energy and Environment Reporter

Based in the world's energy capital, broadcast and digital journalist Dave Fehling is heard on public radio stations in Houston and throughout Texas, reporting on the oil & gas industry and its impact on the environment. After nearly three decades in television that included reporting for CBS News, Fehling joined...

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