Public Utility Commission Grills ERCOT Over Its Call For Texans To Conserve Energy This WeekCalling on Texans to conserve energy just four months after a massive power outage affected millions in the state caused a lot of worry.
Texas Power Grid Holding Up As Conservation Request From ERCOT RemainsWednesday, June 16 is the third consecutive day Texans were asked to conserve electricity.
Atmos Energy Says Need To Conserve Is 'Urgent'Atmos Energy called on customers on Tuesday, to conserve as much as possible as "demand for natural gas continues to be at unprecedented levels."
Dallas Zoo Welcomes Three African Lion Cubs For 1st Time Since 1974The Dallas Zoo is celebrating the birth of three adorable African lion cubs – one male and two females – born on August 17 to Bahati and Kijani.
Supreme Court Declines To Hear Environmental Groups' Border Wall ChallengeThe Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that rejected environmental groups' challenge to sections of wall the Trump administration is building along the U.S. border with Mexico.
Conservationists Advise Social Distancing Between People, Nesting Sea Turtles As Gulf Beaches ReopenAn ocean conservation nonprofit is warning that as Gulf coast beaches reopen post COVID-19 closures, people should remain cautious amid nesting seat turtles.
ERCOT Requests Electricity Use Reduction Thursday, Friday Due To Record-Breaking DemandSome parts of Texas are expected to see the highest temperatures experienced so far this summer.
ERCOT Declares 2nd Energy Conservation Emergency This WeekERCOT is asking consumers to limit and reduce their energy usage during the peak demand hours of 3 to 7 p.m.
ERCOT Urging Conservation Of Electricity Through 7 PM Due To High Texas Temps"High temperatures have resulted in record electricity demand over the last few days and may result in a new record today."
Outdoor Watering Prohibited In Richardson During Water Main Repair; Other Cities ConservingOutdoor watering is prohibited until further notice and customers are asked to limit indoor water use as work is done to repair a break on a transmission line.
'I Didn't Know It's Illegal'; Dallas Woman Sentenced For Pilfering ConchsA woman from Dallas will spend 15 days in jail as punishment for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West.
Public Comment Sought On Monarch Butterfly Conservation PlanPublic comment is being sought on a draft of a conservation plan expected to help reverse eastern monarch butterfly population declines.
21 Young Turtles Returning Home To Gulf Coast Barrier IslandTwenty-one turtles are being returned to the Louisiana barrier island where their mothers laid their eggs. The diamondback terrapin nests were dug up to protect the eggs after a 2010 oil spill.
Giraffe's Baby Bump Boosts Tiny Zoo's Upkeep, ConservationApril the giraffe has brought a bundle to a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of an incredibly cute calf that has riveted viewers around the world.
The Bald And The Bold: Eagles' Resurgence Comes At A PriceThe resurgence of the bald eagle is one of America's greatest conservation success stories. They have come back so strong that in some areas, they are interfering with efforts to preserve more jeopardized species.