Grid operators with Ercot smell trouble cooking for Texans this summer and have released a brief outline that includes a few scenarios that could result in the loss of power for millions of people across the state.
The Texas Senate almost immediately passed a bill Monday that could reverse the billions of dollars that were overcharged during the winter storm that resulted in one of the worst electrical crises' that Texans have endured.
Bill 2142 was filed by the Republican senator of Mineola, Bryan Hughes, early Monday morning...
Austin, Aug.4, 2011 - Consumers and businesses are asked to reduce their electricity use during peak electricity hours from 3 to 7 p.m. today to avert the need for rotating outages.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. (ERCOT), system operator for the state’s bulk transmission grid, initiated Energy Emergency Alert Level 2 at 2:26 p.m. today due to responsive reserves below 1,750 mega