Category: Generation

New wind record in Texas

Recharge Texas Wind generation briefly topped the 15,000-megawatt mark this month, achieving a new record for total instantaneous wind power output in Texas. Wind turbines cranked out 15,033 MW of electricity at 12:35 p.m. on Sunday, reported ERCOT, the operator…

ERCOT sets new wind output record

Platts The Electric Reliability Council of Texas set a new wind-generation output record of 15,033 MW Sunday, topping 15,000 MW for the first time, the grid operator said. The record was set at 12:35pm CST Sunday and represented about 45%…