Many, probably most, Texans hadn’t heard of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas until this week. Then a historic winter storm froze up the place and “electric reliability” turned into an unfunny joke for far too many. Their electricity was reliably unavailable. Well, except in certain well-lit urban downtowns. If you live outside of those, as… Read More Texas Electric Reliability Council Removes Board Members From Website as Their Residencies Are Questioned
Ice storms knocked out nearly half the wind-power generating capacity of Texas on Sunday as a rare deep freeze across the state locked up turbine towers while driving electricity demand to record levels, the state’s grid operator reported. Responding to a request from Governor Greg Abbott, President Joe Biden granted a federal emergency declaration for… Read More Icy weather chills Texas wind energy as deep freeze grips much of U.S.
The state of Texas on Friday sued the Biden administration over a memorandum suspending the deportations of illegal aliens. “On its first day in office, the Biden Administration cast aside congressionally enacted immigration laws and suspended the removal of illegal aliens whose removal is compelled by those very laws. In doing so, it ignored basic constitutional principles and violated… Read More Texas Sues Biden Administration Over Deportation Freeze Order