ERCOT is not experiencing emergency conditions at this time, but forecasts are showing a high potential to enter emergency operations. Help from Texans to conserve electricity use will assist grid reliability.
Exxon Mobil is taking it's $14 million fine to the U.S. Court of Appeals in New Orleans over violations to the Clean Air Act.
Police say they found a man shot to death in a car with his foot still on the parking brake and a 3-year-old boy in the backseat.
After nearly two weeks of deepening crisis in Ukraine, oil prices have reached $120 a barrel and pushed gasoline prices to record levels. In Houston, that concern is front-and-center of a massive meeting of energy leaders.
While the country talks more, and more, about 'renewable energy, some critics complain that things like wind and solar energy are not reliable enough to meet demands.
With President Biden's latest executive order to make 50% of all new vehicles electric by 2030, some say though it'll be better for the environment, it may put a lot of pressure on Texas' power grid.
With scorching temperatures projected this August, two leaders entrusted to keep the lights on and our A/C flowing predicts there will be enough electricity in the grid to more than meet the excess need.
Grid operator says Texans can return to regular electricity use
FOX 26 asked Buttigieg if the proposal would deliver the infrastructure needed to make the Texas Gulf Coast more storm resilient.
The federal government is trying to clear the way for fuel to be delivered to the East coast, while the nation's largest fuel pipeline remains shut down by hackers who took control of it, over the weekend.
The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences identified the woman found dead on Red Haw Lane as Alexis Leigh Robinault, the Houston Police Department announced on Monday.
Police said the man driving the Dodge Charger was taken to the hospital by Life Flight with significant injuries.
Gasoline prices have risen about 10 cents in the last two days, to an average $1.81 for regular unleaded, in Houston. Whether they go any further, will depend on how severe a punch that Laura delivers.