Texas Takes a Big Step in Improving Access to Smart Meter Data

By [email protected] As one of the first states to roll out smart meters en masse — and the only one to build a central, statewide data repository to share that data with customers and competitive energy companies — you’d think that Texas would be way ahead in the energy data-sharing game. But it isn’t.

That’s largely because of a clunky platform built on last decade’s technology, and cumbersome rules that have turned off a vast majority of the 7.3 million households and businesses with a smart meter from taking part. Last week, Texas utilities, big energy customers and representatives of would-be third-party users

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