ERCOT technicians and market participants already have begun taking steps to ensure the grid continues functioning reliably.
ERCOT has no control over the quantity of electricity used on the system, although its finances depend on that usage.
A recent study has found that combining hydro-power with mountain storage could represent a realistic option for areas with high electricity costs.
The ERCOT CEO outlines for lawmakers surprising solar development numbers, says industrial users want more of it.
A timing disconnect between planning requirements for the oil and gas industry and planning requirements for transmission projects has complicated the ERCOT mission.
Published reports project that 29 global auto manufacturers plan to invest $300 billion in electric vehicles over the next five to 10 years.