Rio Grande Valley residents are again urged to limit electricity use through Friday afternoon.
Summer conditions, unplanned outages and low output from wind units are factors for the conservation request, according to Electric Reliability Council of Texas communications manager Robbie Searcy.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.