New York politicians want to expand zone pricing ban to protect wealthy customers from slightly higher prices

Michael Giberson From Newsday: Two Nassau County legislators Thursday called on the State Senate to join the Assembly in extending the ban on zone pricing for gasoline, which they said unfairly charges more in well-to-do communities than in those less so. For readers not up on their New York geography, Nassau County is the portion … More New York politicians want to expand zone pricing ban to protect wealthy customers from slightly higher prices

Consumer protection in the Texas retail power market, part 2

Michael Giberson The Dallas Morning News is back with the second half of its investigative report into consumer protection problems in the Texas retail power market.  In this article the DMN focuses on the owner of Freedom Power, one company serving the prepaid power segment of the Texas retail market. (Yesterday I commented on part … More Consumer protection in the Texas retail power market, part 2