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Texas AG Joins In FERC Letter Protesting Increased Electrical Grid Oversight

Texas AG Joins In FERC Letter Protesting Increased Electrical Grid Oversight

October 1, 2022 -- Texas Attorney General Paxton's office is joining several other states in sending a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in protest of a proposed rule to advance what Mr. Paxton's office called "the Biden Administration’s radical climate agenda." "By granting increased electrical grid oversight to FERC, the proposed rule would compromise individual states’ ability to determine on their own the most efficient mix of energy sources for their electrical grids. The new rule also forces states to cover the costs of expensive regional transmission lines to support so-called “green” energy generation, even when such expenditures contradict the state’s needs and decrease grid efficiency and reliability," the AG's office said on Friday....  
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