Energy & Environment

Texas breaks power demand record during June heat wave

The state’s grid operator was able to maintain supply without needing to call for any conservation.

This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at https://www.texastribune.org/2022/06/12/texas-heat-wave-grid/. The Texas Tribune is a member-supported, nonpartisan newsroom informing and engaging Texans on state politics and policy. Learn more at texastribune.org.