electricity

Power line Repair
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Alan Scaia
October 22, 2019 - 7:37 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Oncor Electric Delivery says it has restored power to more than 60,000 homes and businesses that lost electricity in Sunday night's storms, but crews will need another two days to repair lines to everyone. Oncor says crews from utilities in neighboring states will join the...
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Air conditioning Units
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Alan Scaia
August 13, 2019 - 6:33 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says the state has set records for power usage each of the past three days. ERCOT says the state set a record for weekend demand Saturday, then broke that record Sunday. Monday afternoon, ERCOT says the state set a record for...
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Lockers, School Lockers
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June 12, 2019 - 6:07 am
Dallas school officials say the ongoing power outages are still affecting some schools so the district is cancelling all summer activities, camps and meals at elementary and middle schools through the end of the week.
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Electricity
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Chris Sommer
May 08, 2019 - 6:18 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A long, hot summer could put a serious strain on the main power grid in Texas. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) expects record electric use during the months ahead. On Wednesday, ERCOT released its final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) for the...
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