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Blog: Electric Usage Patterns Change in Texas as Result of COVID-19

Posted by OCSC on Apr 7, 2020

ERCOT began monitoring shifting usage patterns about a month ago as more Texans became homebound.

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BLOG: New Independent Market Monitor Appointed to ERCOT

Posted by OCSC on Apr 7, 2020

As Independent Market Monitor, Bivens will be charged with guarding against manipulation by power traders.

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UTILITY NEWS ROUND-UP

Posted by OCSC on Apr 7, 2020

CNBC: The coronavirus is hitting renewable energy supply chains and factories, and could slow the global energy transition.

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