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Texas’ power grid operator is warning that the state is at risk of another crisis this summer. Outages could occur again if the state experiences a severe heat wave or drought combined with high demand for power.

Texas’ power grid operator is warning that the state is at risk of another crisis this summer. Electricity outages could occur again if the state experiences a severe heat wave or drought combined with high demand for power.

Electricity outages in Texas could occur again this summer if the state experiences a severe heat wave or drought combined with high demand for power, according to recent assessments by the state’s grid operator.

As North Texans enjoyed a typical spring afternoon, the operator of the Texas' power grid unexpectedly called for energy conservation.​

Texas grid operator asks residents, businesses to conserve electricity over potential lack of generating power. Breaking story by @mcohanlon . More to come: #txlege 

Texas grid operator asks residents to conserve energy amid a potential emergency

#OOTT | Texas Grid Operator Doesn't See Calling Grid Emergency

The Texas grid operator is warning of tight power supplies as a cold front moving through the state is limiting wind and solar production while generating units are down for repair work

The Texas grid operator released a preliminary report of the causes of generator outages and derates during the extreme cold event in February 2021.

The largest municipal gas and electric provider in the U.S. is suing the Texas grid operator for $18 million, alleging gross negligence related to the widespread outages and successive price spikes, among other things.

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Five board members of the Texas electric grid operator ERCOT have resigned

BREAKING: Board leaders of Texas' power grid operator resign after outrage over 4 million customers losing electricity during winter storm.

Elon Musk slams Texas power grid operator for being unreliable

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#BREAKING @ERCOT_ISO  , the power grid operator in Texas, says about half of the wind turbine capacity (25,000-megawatts) in West Texas is not generating b/c of winter weather. "As of this morning about half of the wind capacity was iced out," said Dan Woodfin, ERCOT. #txwx 

Anger is mounting over Texas' power grid failing in the face of a record winter freeze. The governor is calling for a probe of the grid operator as 4 million people are still without electricity - and there's no timetable for when power will be restored.

Ice storms knocked out nearly half the wind-power generating capacity of Texas as a rare deep freeze across the state locked up turbine towers while driving electricity demand to record levels, the state’s grid operator reported

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Elon Musk slams Texas power grid operator for being unreliable

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Frigid weather in Texas has forced rotating blackouts, which occur when power companies cut off electricity to residences and small businesses, typically for 10 to 45 minutes, before rotating to another location, a major grid operator in the state says.

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