ERCOT Warns of Summer Emergency Conditions as Demand Continues to Soar

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 09 May 2019 13:40:43 +0000

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has issued a fresh warning that continued “above-normal” growth in electric demand could require it to enter Energy Emergency Alert (EEA) status to maintain system reliability this summer.  As it released its final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) for the upcoming summer season (June  to September), a […]

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Texas settles lawsuit over bungled search for illegal votes

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 27 Apr 2019 02:36:04 +0000

Texas settles lawsuit over bungled search for illegal votes

Texas officials announced Friday that they settled a lawsuit over a bungled search for ineligible voters that President Donald Trump stoked over Twitter but that resulted in the U.S. citizenship of thousands of people being wrongly called into question.

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Heroic dog ‘Zero’ dies after saving family from gunman

Credit to Author: ceridio| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 05:24:59 +0000

Heroic dog Zero

A heroic dog died after saving his owners from an armed teenager who allegedly opened fire, leaving three family members injured.

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ERCOT Warns of Intensified Summer Supply Crunch (UPDATED)

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 17:50:23 +0000

Grappling with a historically low planning reserve margin of 7.4%, owing to a mass of coal plant closures, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is forecasting record electric use this summer, and warns it could issue energy alerts at “various times.”  ERCOT said its March 5–released final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) for […]

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ERCOT Warns of Intensified Summer Supply Crunch

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 17:50:23 +0000

Grappling with a historically low planning reserve margin of 7.4%, owing to a mass of coal plant closures, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is forecasting record electric use this summer, and warns it could issue energy alerts at “various times.”  ERCOT said its March 5–released final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) for […]

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Mom, baby with skin condition kicked out of flight by crew; airline apologizes

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:49:30 +0000

Airline apologizes for kicking out mom, baby with rare skin condition

The skin condition, as per Mayo Clinic, causes dead skin cells to accumulate in thick, dry scales on the skin’s surface.

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