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Underground energy storage could increase grid reliability

Texas is going to face a shortage of electricity in the coming years, according to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the nonprofit corporation that oversees the operation of the electric grid for about 85 percent of the state. There … Continue reading

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Texas Tribune: Natural gas prices down, generation up; what about investments in new power plants?

The Texas Tribune recently did two stories on the state’s electric market. One story by Kate Galbraith cited a report by Potomac Economics, the independent monitor of the state’s electricity market, which showed Texas’ coal-fired power generation was 30 percent … Continue reading

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