A tree trimmer in Fort Worth was killed Monday morning. The man was apparently working at a home on Warren Lane when he was electrocuted.
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For more than two hours there was no public business taking place at Fort Worth City Hall. The building was temporarily closed to the public after a power outage.
It looks like Texas will make it through the summer without rolling power outages. Officials with ERCOT) say forecasters are not anticipating the same extreme temperatures seen during last summer’s record drought.
The operator of the main Texas electric power grid says it expects a slim margin this summer between demand and capacity for generating electricity.
Students and faculty at Paschal High School in Fort Worth are in the dark this morning.
About half of the nearly 9,500 North Texas homes and businesses that lost power due to utility trouble have had their electricity restored.
Senate members are worried that the state drought could lead to brownouts and keep major firms from expanding statewide because of power fears.
Will the lights stay on in 2012? Texas electricity experts cannot say for certain. The state’s electric grid operators are coming off of a tumultuous year, one they are not eager to repeat.
Some hotel guests in Dallas woke up Wednesday without power or running water. A small fire started to burn at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown.
Winter is just beginning, but the state is already warning about a big problem Texans potentially face next summer: rolling blackouts.
Storms packing rain and strong winds have left thousands of North Texas homes and businesses without electricity on Wednesday morning.