Skip to main content
Climate Change in Texas

Texans again asked to conserve power Thursday, the 11th time this summer

A day after declaring emergency conditions for the first time this summer, ERCOT is asking residents to reduce how much power they use between 5 and 9 p.m. Thursday as continued high temperatures push the power grid into tight conditions.

Scenes from the Seaholm Power Plant in Austin on June 21, 2021.

Texans need truth. Help us report it.

Yes, I'll donate today

Explore related story topics