Texas Regulators Approve Power Market Change Expected to Raise Costs
Texas regulators approved a proposal to change the way wholesale electricity markets work in Texas, a move expected to significantly boost revenues for power generators while increasing electricity prices for consumers and businesses.
Australia: New Regulations Expose Energy Price Gouging Through ‘Free’ Comparison Sites
A new regulation has highlighted the thousands of offers electricity retailers make to new customers, mostly through commercial comparison sites. These sites typically do not include the best possible offers, funnelling consumers into higher-cost plans in exchange for fees from energy companies.