As Count Continues, Texas Death Toll From February Winter Storms Rises To 210Officials in Texas have added 59 deaths to the toll during the February 2021 winter storms and the ensuing collapse of the electric power grid.
Pool Companies Seeing Equipment Shortages Triggered By Historic February StormPool company owners said the winter storm triggered a "perfect storm" for equipment shortages: frozen temperatures, power outages, low supply and high demand.
Did Texans Actually Conserve Energy This Week? Residents Question ERCOT's ReadinessThe conservation request from ERCOT this week received strong reactions just a few months after the devastating winter storms that knocked out power for millions.
2 Key Bills In Response To Texas Winter Power Outages AdvanceTexas lawmakers are making progress on some key bills aimed at preventing February's widespread and deadly power outages.
ERCOT Says Power Should Stay On In Texas Throughout The SummerEven on the hottest day this summer the air conditioning should stay on, according to ERCOT's final seasonal assessment.
Deadline To Apply For FEMA Aid For Texas' Winter Storms ExtendedFEMA has already approved more than $141 million in aid to individuals affected by the Texas winter storms.
Gardening 101: Replacing Plants That Didn't Survive Winter StormsHere are some tips to finding plants to replace ones that didn't survive February's winter storms.
New Oversight, Mandates For Texas' Power Grid Proposed In Wake Of Blackouts During Winter StormsBoth the GOP-controlled House and Senate passed sweeping reforms that lawmakers say would prevent a repeat of the widespread blackouts that spiraled into one of the worst power outages in U.S. history.
I-Team: Failed Communication And 2-Page Form Kept Texans In Cold And Dark Longer During Winter StormsThe state’s electric utility companies that service the deregulated areas said to be put on their “critical” lists, all gas producers needed to do was fill out a simple form.
Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan Says More Than 27,000 Migrants Apprehended In State This Week"I've been getting daily briefings from DPS, and what they're saying is a surge that we haven't seen in years," Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan said.
Fort Worth VA Clinic Now Closed Through Mid-April Due To Winter Storm DamageThe North Texas VA's clinic in Fort Worth, which cares for about 50,000 veterans, will now be closed through the middle of April due to winter storm damage.
111 Deaths Now Attributed To Texas' Winter Storms In FebruaryThe majority of verified deaths were associated with hypothermia, DSHS said Thursday.
Matthew McConaughey Hosting Virtual Concert Tonight To Help Texas Winter Storm VictimsActor Matthew McConaughey is hosting a virtual concert Sunday night to help raise money for victims of the devastating winter storms in Texas last month.
Texas Family Accuses La Quinta Hotel Of Price Gouging During Winter Storms"The money was more important than human life." That's what one Texas family is accusing a hotel of after they were forced to seek shelter during the devastating winter storms.
Arlington Homeowner Wrestles With Insurance To Prove New Burst Pipes Are Related To Winter StormsWith the weather warming up, some North Texans are facing more burst pipes and damage related to February's winter storms. Delays in fixing that damage are causing even more issues.