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Keeping the Lights On in Texas: Will Big Profits Spur New Power Plants

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Meter on a Houston home
With hotter weather now keeping air conditioners running longer in Texas, you might not agree with this statement: electricity doesn't cost enough. But that contention is at the heart of a debate over what the state can do to avert power shortages.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...