It’s Will Wade, an energy reporter in New York City, here with a warning about an electricity affordability crisis. But first…
This week’s must-read news:
A “Tsunami of Shut-Offs” Is Coming
US electricity prices surging and more people than ever are struggling to pay the power company. More than 20 million American households have fallen behind on their utility bills, about 1 of every 6 homes, and the amount they owe has doubled since before the pandemic.