Groups petition Texas PUC for more emphasis on non-wind development

2012-09-28T07:38:25+00:00

"Several environmental groups - including the Sierra Club, Public Citizen and Environment Texas – have petitioned the Public Utility Commission of Texas to pass new rules calling for more development of non-wind renewable energy in the state." http://www.renewablesbiz.com/article/12/09/enviro-groups-push-more-non-wind-renewables-texas

Groups petition Texas PUC for more emphasis on non-wind development2012-09-28T07:38:25+00:00

Texas regulators look at raising wholesale electricity prices to spark new power plants

2012-03-08T09:25:30+00:00

On Wednesday, the Texas Public Utility Commission showed its willingness to address looming electricity shortages by allowing wholesale prices to hit new highs during peak demands for power.  All three PUC commissioners agreed that wholesale electricity prices, now capped at $3,000 per megawatt-hour during peak demand, must be raised to encourage investors to build more [...]

Texas regulators look at raising wholesale electricity prices to spark new power plants2012-03-08T09:25:30+00:00

Texas PUC seeks to free up congested lines for wind power

2016-11-23T15:02:07+00:00

Wind-farm developers, retail electric providers and others in Texas outlined their recommended approaches for dealing with overloaded power lines in areas with thousands of megawatts of wind farms, according to filings posted at the Public Utility Commission of Texas Thursday. Such congestion forces the curtailment of wind-turbine operations, so parties want to establish a system [...]

Texas PUC seeks to free up congested lines for wind power2016-11-23T15:02:07+00:00