Texas Electric Regulators Nix Proposed $18B Sale Of OncorTexas regulators have rejected the proposed more than $18 billion sale of Dallas-based Oncor Electric Delivery Co. to NextEra Energy Inc.
Hundreds Send "Message To Heaven" For Lopez BrothersTaken too soon but not forgotten, crowds gathered at Oakland Lake Park in Fort Worth to remember two brothers who were electrocuted by a downed power line.
Family Mourns Young Brothers Killed By Exposed Power LineA makeshift memorial of shiny, Mylar balloons, flowers and colorful pinwheels appeared next to the wooded area where two brothers died as one tried to save the other from electrocution on a downed power line.
Brothers Killed By Downed Power Lines In Fort WorthThe family members of two young brothers are coping with a devastating loss after the kids died at a Fort Worth park. It happened on Wednesday night near Oakland Lake Park because of a downed power line.
Damage Reported After Severe Storms Rattle DFWSevere storms rattled North Texas early Wednesday. Wind speeds in parts of DFW registered in the 90 mph range at times. Many residents will spend Wednesday assessing the damage.
Dallas Woman, 67, Sits In Her Tree To Protest TrimmingJerilynn Huber said she organized her solo sit-in to protect her tree from unwanted trimming in the 7100 block of Westlake Avenue.
Cold Weather To Blame For Power Outages Across North TexasThe winter weather caused scattered power outages throughout North Texas according to Oncor, and about 1,400 people are still without power.
Downed Power Lines In Plano Cause Major DelaysPlano police say a church steeple on a flatbed caused power lines to be dragged down at West Park and Travis, which is causing major traffic delays.
Oncor May Consider New Location For Frisco SubstationSome Frisco homeowners are claiming victory after a utility company agrees to consider alternatives to their neighborhood for a new substation.
ONCOR Sending Crews To East Coast To Help With Hurricane RecoveryAs the East coast prepares for the possible devastating effects of Hurricane Matthew, they'll soon be getting some help from North Texas.
Power Of The People Versus The Power of ONCORThe substation Oncor is wanting to build would benefit The Star complex being built for the Cowboys and businesses along what's called the five-billion-dollar mile.
Frisco Planning & Zoning Commission Denies Prop To Build Oncor SubstationThe City of Frisco Planning & Zoning Commission voted 4-to-1 on Tuesday night, denying Oncor plans to build a new substation along Legacy Drive.
Frisco Families Continue Oncor Electrical Substation Fight‘Not near our school’ is the rally cry being heard in Frisco, where families are taking their fight against an electrical substation to city officials tonight.
Heat Exhaustion A Growing Threat For Utility WorkersWhen you have to wear heavy-duty rubber armor on top of two layers of fire resistant clothing, you learn to take the threat of heat exhaustion seriously.
Hwy 121 Open After Downed Power Lines Shut It DownA lightning strike is suspected for causing a power line to fall into Highway 121 on Tuesday evening, creating a total shutdown of lanes in both directions.