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Persistence pays off for rural Texans besieged by sky-high power prices

Published on July 25, 2017 under CommunityImpact

After struggling to pay sky-high power line rates for more than three years, thousands of rural Texans are set to get relief. Sharyland Utilities, which charges the highest power delivery rates in Texas, announced a deal on Monday that should substantially ease the burden for roughly 54,000 customers scattered across North, West and West Central Texas. The tiny utility signed an agreement with Oncor Electric Delivery to exchange assets and operations. The proposal, which requires approval by the Public Utility Commission of Texas, would transform Sharyland ratepayers into Oncor customers. As the state’s largest electric transmission utility, Oncor charges the […]

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