Resources and Updates
The following key steps have been taken to improve grid reliability:
- Taking a more conservative operating approach.
ERCOT is bringing more generation online sooner if it is needed to balance supply and demand.
- Performing weatherization inspections.
ERCOT conducted on-site inspections of generating units and transmission station facilities for weatherization compliance.
- Requiring CEO certifications about weatherization implementation.
CEOs of market participants must certify their equipment is weatherized and ready to perform.
- Assessing on-site fuel supplies.
ERCOT has reviewed the availability of on-site fuel supplies for some generators.
How can I report a power outage? How can I report a power outage?
If you’ve lost power to your home or business, contact your local electric provider. A list of providers, outage maps and contact info is here.
What are the current grid conditions? What are the current grid conditions?
See ERCOT’s dashboards for grid conditions, weather forecasts and more.