Neighbors Hope Grassroots Effort Will Halt Oncor Cutting TreesIt’s an area Richard and Bonnie Brown call their “urban forest” - three quarters of a mile of trees that separate the Tollway from their North Dallas neighborhood.
Neighbors Plead With Oncor Not To Chop Down TreesTrees, neighbors say, are a critical piece of the aptly-named community at Forest Lane and the Dallas Tollway. Yet nearly 100 of them are on the chopping block.
Texas Utility In 'Storm Mode'; Could Pre-Position Crews Due To Excessive HeatStorm Mode is an internal designation Oncor uses when there’s the expectation of severe thunder or snow/ice storms that they also use for excessive heat.
Scammers Targeting Oncor Customers In Dallas NeighborhoodScammers are targeting Oncor customers in a Dallas neighborhood, asking for personal information.
Oncor Leaves Arlington Church Without Power For MonthsEaster weekend was supposed to be the beginning of a bright future for the Vineyard Church in Arlington.
Icy Weather Results In Power Outages: 'I Didn’t Have Internet, I Just Watched Trees Fall All Day'The power outages were caused by trees buckling under the weight of ice. The snapping limbs brought down power lines.
Dozens Of Oncor Trucks On Barge Heading To Puerto Rico To Help Restore Power After HurricaneOncor says it will take approximately 10 days for the barges to arrive on the U.S. territory.
Oncor Utility Workers Heading To Puerto RicoOncor is sending employees and contractors to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico where many residents remain without power after Hurricane Maria came through the island three months ago.
SMU Back Up & Running After Power OutageSMU is back open after a power outage on Tuesday night forced thousands of students to be evacuated. Many of those students returned to class on Wednesday morning carrying books and overnight bags.
Power Outage Temporarily Displaces SMU StudentsThousands of students were given about 40 minutes to get out of their dorms due to a campus-wide power outage Tuesday.
Sempra Energy Bids $9.45 billion To Buy Dallas-Based OncorSempra Energy is buying Texas power transmitter Oncor for $9.45 billion in cash, wresting it away from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
Hot Texas Weather Puts Heavy Strain On Electric GridFriday is expected to be the hottest day of the summer so far across the DFW area. Many people will want to crank the air conditioning, but that can put a heavy strain on the electric grid.
Shop Owner Warns Of Phone Scam After Losing $400A local store owner is telling his story of falling victim to a phone scam in hopes that others won’t do the same.
Oncor Closing Downtown Fort Worth Streets For Utility WorkTwo streets near the Convention Center in downtown Fort Worth are going to be closed today for underground work by utility crews.
Residents Clean Up After Night Of Storms, Power OutagesStorms blew through North Texas through early Saturday morning that left trails of shredded branches, piles of debris and even left thousands of people without power.