SPEER announces that after more than three years of education, collaboration, and advocacy, stakeholders agreed to a significantly streamlined customer authorization process for customer data access. The Texas investor-owned utilities filed this comprehensive settlement agreement with the PUCT concerning Smart Meter Texas (SMT) and access to data (Docket: 47472).  State regulations called for access to the data to be “secure and convenient.”  Soon, sharing your energy data with an energy management expert will be as safe and easy as buying online. Read more.