As Josiah Neeley of R Street writes, Texas should not adopt price controls for electricity.
- Over the last two decades Texas’ largely deregulated energy market has driven market competition and saved consumers billions of dollars.
- Recently federal regulators have pushed for price controls.
- Texas, as well as other states, should not adopt price controls for generators.
- Instead, Texas should lower market barriers to drive innovative technology and energy sources to keep its electricity prices low.
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