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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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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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May 31, 2018 - 12:33 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Blistering heat across Texas this week could lead to record demand on the state's power grid. Leslie Sopko with Energy Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says nobody expected to see temperatures around 100-degrees, this early in the year. But with many power plants offline...
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