Electric Reliability Council of Texas
Bill Magness' ouster follows millions of people going without electricity and heat for days in subfreezing temperatures.
Brazos Electric Power Cooperative Inc. is one of dozens of electricity providers facing blackout-related charges stemming from last month's severe cold snap.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas came within minutes of millions of people losing power "for an indeterminate amount of time," the power grid's CEO said.
The board members of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, or ERCOT, had come under scrutiny for reportedly living out of state.
How a Texas-first energy policy turned into a Texas-only energy failure.
Coal, natural gas and nuclear plants ― not wind turbines ― were the main cause. But right-wing misinformation proved more reliable than the grid itself.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a disaster declaration for all of the state’s 254 counties.