It’s a question we are once more forced to ponder—and one for which we have an answer!
Our electric system can’t deliver the power we need when we need it most. But political leaders don't seem all that interested in fixing the problem.
The February power outages were a deadly man-made disaster, but punishing those responsible may prove elusive.
Some on Wall Street Profited off Texas Blackouts. In a Private Call, a Top Regulator Pledged He Would Try to Protect Their Windfall.
Public Utility Commission chairman Arthur D’Andrea apologized to investors last week for the “uncertainty” around its profits.
The bankruptcies and staggering electricity charges are beginning to arrive. Could it go from bad to worse?
Our governor and lawmakers want to blame everyone but themselves for the February blackouts, the latest crisis of their own making.
The Houston-based energy economist is our blackout Cassandra. Will state officials finally heed his advice?
Texas Monthly talks to the ERCOT chief about why the blackouts happened and what needs to change now.
Those in charge of Texas’s deregulated power sector were warned again and again that the electric grid was vulnerable.
An energy expert explains why some four million Texans suffered a barrage of winter storms without heat in their homes.
Electric grid resiliency and security are keys to a bright energy future.