Widespread frustration with the operation of electrical service in Texas could lead to some answers as state legislators plan committee hearings next week to seek those answers from the companies and agencies involved.
“Overall, I would say the situation is totally unacceptable,” said state Rep. Cody Vasut, R-Angleton. “No one should be camping in their house in Texas during winter. ... I think we can all agree that reliable power is critical to our modern life — it drives everything.