June 16 — ERCOT admitted the majority of lost reserve electricity generation on Monday was due to unscheduled maintenance issues. ERCOT said 9,691 megawatts of the total loss on Monday was due to a forced outage, meaning it was unplanned and unexpected.
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Jun 16, 2021 | News Roundup