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Energy capital of the world Houston is facing power outages from extreme heat

2407792Texas has declared an “energy emergency”’ for the fifth time this year as soaring temperatures stretch power supplies, pushing wholesale prices to the legal cap of $3,000 per megawatt-hour in the afternoon heat.

Analysts say the threat of power outages in Houston, the energy capital of the world, underlines the fragility of ageing US energy infrastructure.

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“High probability” of rolling blackouts, Texans urged to conserve *updates*

http://www.kutnews.org/post/ercot-high-probability-rolling-blackouts

http://www.themonitor.com/news/energy-53463-texas-demand.html