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

Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.


Dave Fehling

Dave Fehling

Director of News and Public Affairs

As Director of News and Public Affairs, Dave Fehling manages the radio news operation at Houston's NPR station. Previously, he was a reporter at the station, covering the oil & gas industry and its impact on the environment. He won top state honors for in-depth and investigative reporting as well...

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