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The heat’s on now in Texas

Feb 26, 2021 - The Dallas Morning News

AUSTIN — Lawmakers grilled industry stakeholders for hours Thursday as they reviewed the many failures in the state’s energy system last week that left millions of Texans shivering in the cold for days without power.

The first hearings in the Texas House and Senate since the crippling storm included lots of questions and finger-pointing but no solutions, at least not yet.

Power generators, electricity providers and regulators blamed unprecedented winter weather, a failure of comm...