News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

Texas Tribune: Texas senators blast regulator for power grid winterization loophole lawmakers wrote into law Sept. 28 — The law says the state’s natural gas system won’t be required to prepare for extreme weather until 2022 at the earliest and allows...
News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: September 19-September 24

Abilene Reporter-News: Many changes proposed in electric grid in Texas Sept. 18 — The Texas Legislature began holding hearings calling in leaders of the three regulatory agencies to testify. Laws were passed, and the regulatory agencies are proposing new...
News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: September 12-September 18

Houston company hopes to store renewable energy in salt domes Sept. 15 —  It’s compressed air that, when released, will turn a turbine to generate electricity in a pinch. It’s being called a mechanical battery, and if the company can wrap up Series A...
News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: September 4-September 11

San Antonio Express-News: Power-hungry Texas looks at ways to cut demand for electricity Sept. 7 — The winter storm-related power outages and summer warnings to conserve power have had Texas lawmakers and officials talking about how to improve the state’s...
News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: August 28-September 3

Alice Echo-News Journal: A new solar energy farm will be built in Orange Grove Sept. 3 — Advanced Power, an independent developer, owner and asset manager of modern power infrastructure that has recently made a series of significant investments in the development of...
News Round-Up: September 25-October 3

News Round-Up: Aug. 21- Aug. 27

S&P Global: ERCOT generation and transmission winterization rules proposed for publication Aug. 25 — Generation and transmission entities in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas would have to complete by Dec. 1 “all actions necessary to prevent a...