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Texas State Reps Furious That Industry Didn’t Raise Widespread Alarm About Risk Of Power Crisis

Texas state reps are furious that the industry didn’t raise alarm about the risk of the power crisis

Anyone ever get surprised when there interest went up with a variable home loan shouldn't be any different with utility bills. Plus isn't Texas all about no rules...?
Farmer furious that the fox did not raise alarm about the risk to the chickens.

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ERCOT CEO apologizes for power outrages—'could have done a better job'

ERCOT CEO apologizes for power outrages—'could have done a better job'

O rly?
I'M SORRY? OOPS? MY BAD? DAMN I MESSED UP? GEE GOLLY I DIDN'T MEAN TO? WFT?!

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What Those Shocking Texas Power Bills Have in Common With Uber Surges, Broadway Tickets, and Airfare

It’s called marginal-cost pricing, and it isn’t just a red-state problem.

That theory assumes that the consumer knows the pricing immediately when he turns in the lights - not two weeks later ....

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Energy executive: Texas power plants turned off in crisis

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The recent blackouts that left 4 million Texas customers without electricity and heat during a deadly winter freeze also unplugged plants that could have generated more power,...

People of texas as much as I know many are giving Ted Cruz crap for leaving to cancun please understand GovAbbott is flying under the spotlight while he lies about the circumstance behind much of the situation.

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Texas woman whose electric bill soared over $9,000 files class-action lawsuit seeking $1 billion from Griddy

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Griddy customers who allegedly faced price gouging amid the historic winter storm in Texas last week.

Such a frivolous lawsuit. They are charging wholesale rates. You didn’t complain when your prices were super low. It was always a gamble. You should complain to state lawmakers and the Public Utility Commission of Texas for allowing wholesale pricing.
Why would you compete for essential needs? Smh I can’t believe this is even a thing.

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The Texas Power Outages Are Another Example of Disabled People Being Left Behind

It's a disability justice issue.

UltraViolet KReilly02 If the cold doesn't kill them, their government's apathy will.

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Texas lawmakers kick off investigation into deadly power blackout

Texas lawmakers kick off investigation into deadly power blackout

THEIR ENTIRE GRID SYSTEM...IS SHIT...AND HAS BEEN FOR 50 YRS.
A thorough investigation to be followed by a first-class hanging of the Green New Deal

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Poorer Texans already had trouble paying energy bills - then came the storm

Poorer Texans already had trouble paying energy bills - then came the storm

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Texas Teens Say Storm and Pandemic Are a Devastating Combination

The combination of these two disasters has been devastating.

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Half Of All Power Generation Was Forced Offline At Peak Of Texas Crisis

Half of all power generation was forced offline at the peak of the Texas crisis

I’m curious how a snow covered mail box correlates to “half of all power generation forced offline”.

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