posted on August 02, 2011 08:00
ERCOT initiating level 1 emergency; Consumers asked to conserve 3-7 p.m. today
Austin, Aug.2, 2011 -- The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. (ERCOT), system operator for the state’s bulk transmission grid, initiated Energy Emergency Alert Level 1 at 2:40 p.m. when responsive reserves dropped below 2,300 megawatts (MW). Capacity is e...
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