Posted: 4:41 pm Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Some Tampa residents just accidentally paid $1,000+ for their electric bill! Here’s why… 

By Phoebe

Do you have TECO? Did you pay your bill on Sunday? If so, you may have paid for the entire year of 2016, not just just the month. That’s 9 months worth of bills all taken out of some bank accounts. Yikes.

A computer glitch caused this to happen and they promise to fix it. Did this happen to you? Get more details.


JOLIET, IL - MAY 07:  Transmission lines carry electricity from NRG Energy's Joliet Station power plant on May 7, 2015 in Joliet, Illinois. According to scientists, global carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations have reached a new monthly record of 400 parts per million, levels that haven't been seen for about two million years. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports the combustion of fossil fuels to generate electricity is the largest single source of CO2 emissions in the United States, followed by the burning of fossil fuels for transportation.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)