Portland General Electric via Flickr, CC BY-ND 3.0

No price gouging on Texas' energy bills

Don't let the electric companies make record profits off of this natural disaster. Send a message telling Gov. Greg Abbott to make electric companies pay for the massive spike in energy prices.

Advocate for the public interest.

We can't do it without you.

TexPIRG is your advocate for the public interest, speaking out for healthier, safer, more secure lives for all of us.

News & Research

Blog Post

TexPIRG Interns share their experiences from the storm and call on the legislature to provide relief to Texans. 

Blog Post

Once again, product testing demonstrates that the risk of asbestos contamination in talc-based cosmetic products is simply too high to accept.

Blog Post

As freezing temperatures rock the Texas power grid, electricity prices are surging. Will your bill go up? We have answers.

Blog Post

Farmers need software tools to fix their tractors but manufacturers such as John Deere won’t sell them, despite a 2018 agreement

Blog Post

We need to make it easier for clothing companies to reuse and recycle. Policy, data collection and nonprofits can help.

RESOURCE

Coronavirus update

In the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, we’ve taken steps for all of our staff to work remotely for safety reasons. But rest assured, we’ll keep advocating for you as we work for a healthier, safer world.

Learn more about how we can work together to address the COVID-19 pandemic.