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ERCOT Calls On Texans To Conserve Power Amid High Summer Demand, Forced Outages

High electricity demand is adding to the pressure on the grid, as cities across Texas expect temperatures in the 90s or higher this week.

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CEO Of Texas Power Grid Operator Terminated In Aftermath Of Winter Storm

By Erin Douglas and Mitchell Ferman, Texas Tribune The board overseeing the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the independent nonprofit entity that operates and manages the electricity grid that covers much of Texas, fired ERCOT CEO Bill Magness Wednesday night.

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Energy CEO Calls Out Lack of Urgency From Texas Officials Ahead of Winter Storm

Energy executives were among those questioned by Texas lawmakers on Thursday as officials try to sort out why so many people were left in the dark for days amid freezing temperatures.

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