climate crisis

Wildfires continue to blaze across the West

More counties are declaring states of emergency

Originally Published: 24 JUL 21 03:38 ET Updated: 24 JUL 21 20:21 ET By Aya Elamroussi, CNN (CNN) -- As dozens of wildfires burn across the West, officials declared additional states of emergency for counties in California and Nevada…

ERCOT urges Texans to conserve energy amid possible 'emergency conditions'

High generator outages and 'higher-than-forecasted' demand cited

AUSTIN, Texas - Texans are once again reminded to conserve energy from the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). There has been citing of high generator outages and "higher-than-forecasted" demand, which may lead the organization to enter "emergency conditions" ERCOT…