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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 […]
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 12, 2019

Texas Power Prices Briefly Surpass $9,000 Amid Scorching Heat

Texas Power Prices Briefly Surpass $9,000 Amid Scorching Heat By Chris Martin and Naureen S MalikAugust 12, 2019 With temperatures in Dallas approaching 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 Celsius), the […]
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 […]
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 […]