ELECTRICITY: Execs talk of innovative past as they mull power sector's future Edward Klump, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 HOUSTON -- To think about the challenges ahead of today's power companies, Raiford Smith suggests looking back 100 years. Please subscribe to EnergyWire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.