Category Archives: PUCT

SAVE THE DATE: 2013 Energy & Commodities Conference

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP will be hosting its annual Energy & Commodities Conference in Houston, Texas. This complimentary day and half program will feature informative presentations and panel discussions on the evolving regulatory, business, and legal issues affecting the … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement, CFTC, Commodity Trading, Distressed Energy, Dodd-Frank, Energy Infrastructure, Enforcement and Investigations, ERCOT, Events, FERC, Finance, Oil & Gas, Power, PUCT, Regulation, Renewables

Texas Regulators Approve 50% Increase in Wholesale Electricity Cap

The Public Utility Commission of Texas has raised the cap on wholesale electricity prices by 50% to $4,500 per megawatt-hour (up from$3,000). As explained by Chairman Donna Nelson’s memo, raising the system-wide high offer price cap, which is effective as … Continue reading

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