South Texas Project Unit 1 tripped at 0537 on Feb 15, 2021

A series of winter storms and a blast of Arctic air has put most of the United States into a short term energy supply challenge. Texas has been the epicenter of the winter event. Its electric power grid has been under an Emergency Energy Alert Stage 3 since the early morning hours of February 15. At that stage, reserve margins are so tight that the grid operator has issued orders to transmission ...read more