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Electricity prices spiking, and new plans for the T-MEC Corridor (May 12, 2022)

On Thursday’s show: What energy consumers should know after recent price spikes, a hiccup in Texas-Mexico relations, a fiction novel set in the Sikh Empire, and Latino Jews in Houston.



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On Thursday’s show: We talk with Eco Watch about what consumers should know about their electricity bills and how to choose the right provider.

Also this hour: The ramifications of Mexico’s government saying they will route a major rail line through New Mexico instead of Texas.

Then, we learn about a new historical fiction novel from Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.

And a project from the University of Houston aims to document the experiences of Houston’s Latino-Jewish community.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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