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Posted by OCSC on Oct 19, 2017

Texas Observer: After Failing to Prop Up Coal in Texas, Rick Perry is Trying Again Nationwide.

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BLOG: TCAP Documents Continuing Drop in Electric Complaints

Posted by OCSC on Oct 17, 2017

Texans filed 4,175 electricity-related complaints or inquiries with the Texas Public Utility Commission during FY 2017.

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BLOG: Proposed Oncor deal better than previous ones, advocates say

Posted by OCSC on Oct 13, 2017

California-based company’s offer receives satisfactory marks — albeit preliminary ones — from consumer groups.

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