Posted August 11, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-As a Texas resident, you know blazing summers are a fact of life. But even the heartiest Texan must admit this August is especially brutal. The current heat wave makes … READ MORE How to Protect Your Family from Heat Exhaustion During Heat Spikes
Posted August 10, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-Let’s say it’s one of those scorching Texas summer afternoons where the humidity is so thick you practically swim through the air. After a long day, all you want to … READ MORE How Does Turning Up My Air Conditioner Help the Texas Energy Grid?
Posted by Adam P. Newton
*+-Hey there, Texas! As you’ve probably noticed, it’s been really hot all across our state for the past few days and weeks. And with that comes a predictable increase in … READ MORE Direct Energy Asks Texas to Use Less Energy During Peak Demand Event
Posted August 9, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-According to the predictions released by outlets like The Weather Channel and Weather Underground, Texas and much of the southern United States will face continued triple-digit temperatures Monday throughout the … READ MORE Texas! Get Ready for a Week of High Temperatures and a Peak Event
Posted August 6, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-Whew! It was really hot in Texas yesterday! How hot was it? So hot that we set a record for the most megawatts used in an hour! It’s true. The … READ MORE What Does Peak Demand in Texas Mean to Me?
Posted July 31, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-The problem with summer heat in Texas is everything get hot, especially generators and transmission lines. These make and carry the electricity that helps keep you cool. When the electricity … READ MORE Help Keep Texas Cool During All This Summer Heat!