Texas remains energy resource giant even in new era

2009-06-01T17:20:42+00:00

Texas was built on competition and innovative industry. Nowhere is that more evident than in the energy industry, according to industry officials.  “We have as many natural resources as any state and in addition we are much more advanced in planning for transmission upgrades as opposed to other states,” said Stephen Wiley, president of GreenHunter [...]

Texas remains energy resource giant even in new era2009-06-01T17:20:42+00:00

Gone With The Wind

2009-04-21T17:17:22+00:00

The Gillespie County Commissioners have decided not to pursue local wind farm regulation and will not hold a public meeting on the matter, according to County Judge Mark Stroeher. State Senator Troy Fraser filed legislation last month to allow the county commissioners to restrict wind farm construction and said his office immediately began receiving complaints [...]

Gone With The Wind2009-04-21T17:17:22+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