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Tomlinson: Plan to fix Texas' power grid benefits fossil fuels - the industry that caused the freeze

  • Nov 16, 2022
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Houston Chronicle

The PUC rolled out recommendations for “fixing” the grid last week. The plan to redesign the wholesale electricity market will cost consumers at least $460 million a year. That's on top of the extra $1.5 billion the grid operator, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, has already levied on us and the $16 billion consumers will pay off over the next 30 years. If that money guaranteed ...

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Mark Silverstone on Nov 17, 2022

Texas has so many innovative, brilliant and well meaning companies and organizations and, most of all, individual people. 
It’s a shame and an embarrassment that the state is so controlled by fossil fuel interests to the detriment of everyone else. 
When will they ever learn?

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