ERCOT Projects Lights Will Stay on in Texas This Summer

Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Three months after the lights and heat went out in Texas during a February…

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Mon May 17 2021

Sandy Creek Experiences An Outage At 900MW Plant In ERCOT

The Sandy Creek Energy Station in ERCOT has experienced an unplanned outage at its 900MW coal plant. Maintenance personnel continues work on cooling pump issues…

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Tue Jul 26 2016

ERCOT Projects Lights Will Stay on in Texas This Summer

Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Three months after the lights and heat went out in Texas during a February cold snap, the Texas electric grid operator projected the lights should stay on this summer. That is, unless the Lone Star State is hit with a "Black Swan" combination of higher-than-expected demand, below-average generation from »

Sandy Creek Experiences An Outage At 900MW Plant In ERCOT

The Sandy Creek Energy Station in ERCOT has experienced an unplanned outage at its 900MW coal plant. Maintenance personnel continues work on cooling pump issues at the plant. Sandy Creek previously had an outage in January 2016 and November 2015. The 900MW plant located in Riesel, Texas, finished construction in June 2013. IIR Energy continues to monitor the plant for »