Category Archives: Power

When winter temperatures drop, demand for electricity and energy bills rise

During the past few weeks, many Bluebonnet members called us or commented on our Facebook page about being surprised by their high electric bills caused by winter temperatures driven by a series of strong cold fronts through Central Texas beginning … Continue reading

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Reports assess Texas’ power-generating capacity for winter and beyond

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas today released two important reports assessing the state’s short- and long-term abilities to ensure there’s enough electricity to go around. If there isn’t, Texans might experience rotating outages similar to those of last  February … Continue reading

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