We manage the flow of electric power to more than 26 million Texas customers -- representing 90 percent of the state's electric load.

Joined February 2011
ERCOT is preparing for Tropical Storm Nicholas. See news release: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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ERCOT unveils Roadmap to Improving Grid Reliability, comprehensive operations changes already underway: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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Reliability of grid remains strong during record demand, request to conserve energy during peak hours (3-7 p.m.) continues through Friday: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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Tight grid conditions expected due to high number of forced generation outages, grid operator requests energy conservation: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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ERCOT has issued a Conservation Alert, and Texans are being asked to safely reduce their electric use.
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Lubbock Power & Light customers joining ERCOT system over Memorial Day weekend: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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At 19:25, the test of the ERCOT Emergency Notification System ended.
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At 19:05, this is a test of the ERCOT Emergency Notification System. No action is required.
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ERCOT to test emergency notification system this evening: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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Our resource capacity trend charts have been updated through April: ercot.com/content/wcm/lists/…. Month-over-month resource charts were also updated: ercot.com/content/wcm/lists/….
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ERCOT expects record electric demand this summer and low risk of emergency conditions based on expected generation availability and weather conditions: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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ERCOT’s Technical Advisory Committee is meeting this morning, April 28 beginning at 9 a.m.; will discuss updated report on generator outage data from winter storm. View updated report: ercot.com/content/wcm/lists/… Watch TAC: ercot.com/committee/tac
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ERCOT Board announces interim CEO for grid operator: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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The #ERCOT Board of Directors has appointed Brad Jones to serve as interim CEO for the grid operator. More details to follow.
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The ERCOT Board of Directors will meet Tuesday morning, April 27 beginning at 10 a.m. View Board materials: ercot.com/calendar/2021/4/27… Watch live: ercot.com/committee/board
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Tight grid conditions today, no conservation appeal; managing system reliability during off-peak seasons requires balanced approach: ercot.com/news/releases/show…
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Our energy conservation appeal has ended without the need for an energy emergency. Thank you for conserving energy when it was needed.
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ERCOT is requesting energy conservation at this time. Consumers and businesses are urged to reduce their electricity use this afternoon and into the evening.
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Alert: Due to a combination of high gen outages typical in April & higher-than-forecasted demand caused by a stalled cold front over TX, ERCOT may enter emergency conditions. We do not expect customer outages. Declaring an emergency would allow us to access additional resources.
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