Texas power plants back online following prolonged outages

Texas Governor Greg Abbott said on Thursday that all power generating plants in the state were back online but hundreds of thousands of homes remain without energy because of downed lines and other issues after a ferocious winter storm and cold snap. While welcoming the progress, other leaders in Texas warned that the state’s energy… Read More Texas power plants back online following prolonged outages

One dead, millions without power in Texas and northern Mexico due to freezing weather

At least one person was dead and more than 4 million were without power in Texas after a rare deep freeze forced the state’s electric grid operator to impose rotating blackouts because of higher power demand. The cause of the death of the person was suspected to be exposure to “extreme low temperatures”, Houston Police… Read More One dead, millions without power in Texas and northern Mexico due to freezing weather