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April 9, 2020

ERCOT sets April peak demand record, real-time prices spike into $300s/MWh at same time

ERCOT sets April peak demand record, real-time prices spike into $300s/MWh at same time By: Kassia MicekApril 9, 2020 Houston — Peak power demand in the Electric […]
December 26, 2019

Will the real Power to Choose stand up?

Will the real Power to Choose stand up? By L.M. SixelDecember 26, 2019 The Public Utility Commission operates the online shopping website Power to Choose, which […]
August 15, 2019

Power plant outages, low wind puts Texans on high alert to conserve power

Power plant outages, low wind puts Texans on high alert to conserve power By L.M. SixelAugust 15, 2019 Unexpected power outages and reduced wind levels sent wholesale […]
August 7, 2019

NRG CEO Gutierrez says ERCOT overstates generation capacity

NRG CEO Gutierrez says ERCOT overstates generation capacity By L.M. Sixel Aug. 7, 2019 The CEO of NRG Energy said Wednesday that the state’s power grid manager […]
August 3, 2019

Blunder That Sent Power Prices Surging 24,000% Ends Up on Bills

Blunder That Sent Power Prices Surging 24,000% Ends Up on Bills By Chris Martin and Rachel Adams-HeardAugust 3, 2019 When Kristen Kern left for work the morning […]
July 26, 2019

A May price spike shows vulnerability of power market to manipulation — and cost to consumers

A May price spike shows vulnerability of power market to manipulation — and cost to consumers By L.M. SixelJuly 26, 2019 The error was inadvertent, an […]
July 25, 2019

ERCOT rejects opening electrical can of worms

ERCOT rejects opening electrical can of worms By L.M. SixelJuly 25, 2019 The manager of the Texas electric grid said Wednesday that it should not be […]