ERCOT Says Texas Power Supply OK For Fall, WinterThe grid operator for Texas says electric users should have sufficient supply into the winter.
Hunt Consolidated To Acquire Oncor In Bid To Solve Nearly $46B BankruptcyHunt Consolidated has reached an agreement to buy the Texas electric utility Oncor in a bid to resolve the $46 billion bankruptcy and breakup of power giant Energy Future Holdings.
EPA: Texas Coal Plants Should Spend $2B To Cut EmissionsFederal regulators are proposing that the largest coal-powered plants in Texas invest $2 billion in new technology to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions, a measure energy companies are likely to resist.
Overnight Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands Across North TexasThe storms that rumbled across North Texas early Monday morning are being blamed for over 17,000 power outages.
ERCOT Conducts Rolling Blackouts In South Texas The operator of the electric grid for most of the state of Texas initiated a series of rolling blackouts in South Texas after problems arose in the area's transmission network.
Power Outages Continue For Thousands In North TexasThere's still no power for more than 45,00 people in Fort Worth following Thursday’s storms.
Some Fort Worth Schools Had No Power Yet Still Had Classes 15 Fort Worth ISD schools had only partial power or none at all - yet still had classes.
Collin Co. Courthouse Closed Following Overnight Power LossAccording to county officials all trials and hearings at the Collin County Courthouse have been canceled for the day.
ERCOT: Ample Electric Capacity For Fall, Winter The operator of the electric distribution grid for most of Texas says it expects to have ample electricity available to keep up with periods of peak demand in the fall and winter.
Power Outage Affecting Plano City Hall A major power outage affecting Plano City Hall and other municipal government offices is expected to continue well into this afternoon.
State Electric Grid Operator: 4 New Plants Will Ease Demand The operator of the electric distribution grid for most of Texas says the launch this summer of new generating plants will ease high demand in the coming months that could require conservation measures.
ERCOT Extends Conservation Alert Due To Record ColdThe state's power operator has extended a 'Conservation Alert' through Tuesday morning.