Texas Attorney General Sues Griddy, Saying Electricity Provider Misled Customers
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing Griddy, saying the electricity provider passed along massive increases during winter storms, leaving some customers to face up to $5,000 in power bills. Paxton's lawsuit says Griddy deceived customers when it promised low "wholesale" energy prices.
The state says it received more than 400 complaints about Griddy in less than two weeks.
"I do not have the money to pay this bill. We need help," one woman said in her complaint, according to the lawsuit. The woman, who lives in Houston, said Griddy...