Texas grid ready for summer heat, ERCOT says
POSTED: Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 5:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 5:14am
New plants coming online in 2014 should close the gap between current generation and desired capacity
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas power grid may get a break this summer, with relatively normal temperatures expected, according to state electricity planners.
“There probably will be some tight days when it will be especially hot, or when we have unexpected generation off line,” said Robbie Searcy, a spokeswoman for the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://fuelfix.com/blog/2013/05/28/texas-grid-ready-summer-heat-ercot-says/?cmpid=hpfsln