Competition And Choice Benefit Those Who Exercise It

Lynne Kiesling Yesterday the Houston Chronicle ran a commentary from Texas PUC Commissioner Barry Smitherman arguing that retail choice and competition benefits customers: Consumers who actively shop for electricity are reaping the benefits of competition while those who, for whatever reason, remain with the incumbent provider are not. Lower electricity prices are available to all … More Competition And Choice Benefit Those Who Exercise ItMore Competition And Choice Benefit Those Who Exercise It

An Eloquent Argument For Puhca’s Repeal

Lynne Kiesling I’m going to answer jdr’s comment about PUHCA from yesterday’s post about the Senate energy bill here instead of in comments. I am neither so foolish or so presumptuous that I think I can prognosticate the effects of PUHCA repeal, but based on some simple economics of organization and financial markets, I think … More An Eloquent Argument For Puhca’s RepealMore An Eloquent Argument For Puhca’s Repeal