Here are the key takeaways from rolling blackouts in Texas:
Oncor Electric Delivery Warns Of Additional Outages
Fuel Shortages Develop In Western Half Of Texas
Power Prices Jump In Austin As Evening Sets In
Gov. Greg Abbott Calls For ERCOT Leadership To Resign
CenterPoint Energy Warns Power Shortages Could Last "Several Days"
Power Grid Crisis Spreads To Mexico
15 States Have Power Outages Due To Extreme Weather
Gov. Greg Abbott Requests LNG Exporter Freeport To Limit Gas Intake
Gov. Greg Abbott Declares ERCOT Reform
4.423 million Customers In Texas Without Power
Bloomberg's Javier Blas Warns "Blackouts Have Spread Again"
General Motors Idles Arlington Assembly Factory
Oncor Electric Delivery Warns Of "Controlled Outages" Across State
Temperatures In Tyler, Texas -3F On Tuesday Morning
ERCOT Hopes To Restore Power With More Generators Returning To Grid
The Southwest Power Pool Said Blackouts To Continue For The Second Day
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo Tweets Weather-Related Death
Refinitiv Data Shows Arctic Air To Remain In Texas Until End Of Week
ERCOT Wholesale Electricity Prices Topped $9k Per Megawatt-Hour Overnight
Rolling Blackouts Morph Into Down Celular Networks
Texas Prepares For Second Winter Storm
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Update (2149ET): Oncor Electric Delivery, Texas' largest transmission and electric distribution utility, warns customers to "be prepared for additional outages and stay weather aware due to an active Winter Storm Warning."
People are freezing in their own homes.
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Update (2139 ET): The cold snap in Texas has forced the shutdown of "refineries, oil wells, and meat plants, disrupted shipments of soybeans and corn, and is still leaving more than 3 million customers without electricity could continue to keep parts of Texas in the dark for several days," according to Bloomberg.
With more than 3 million customers without power, there is no way ERCOT will restore power tonight. It could be a couple of days before full power is restored.
Bloomberg also said fuel storages are developing in the western half of the state.
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Update (2048 ET): This certainly won't sit well with Texans after experiencing one of the worst power grid collapses in the state's history.
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