Energy News for the Texas Market

ERCOT sees enough electricity capacity for fall, winter

By: Electric Light & Power |

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) anticipates there will be sufficient installed generating capacity available to serve system-wide forecasted peak demand this fall and winter.

ERCOT today released its final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) report for the upcoming fall season (October – November 2019) […]

2019-09-11T11:46:56-05:00September 11th, 2019|Texas Market|

New price adders boosting electricity prices in Texas

By: L.M. Sixel |

Wholesale electricity prices peaked at $6,500 per megawatt hour Monday afternoon in Houston, reflecting triple-digit temperatures that strained capacity and triggered price adders that were boosted by Texas regulators earlier this year.

The Public Utility Commission agreed this spring to increase the amount generators could charge for producing power […]

2019-08-13T08:01:38-05:00August 13th, 2019|Texas Market|