POV: Power Breakfast

Power Breakfast for July 5, 2016

PUC contemplating LP&L entrance to ERCOT; Britain set to import as much as 38 percent more natural gas by 2030


POV: Power Breakfast

A nearly daily update of energy-related news:

  • The PUC is considering whether or not to allow Lubbock Power & Light to connect with the ERCOT grid and is reviewing a cost-benefit analysis of the proposed scenario. PUC Chairwoman, Donna Nelson, is considering the needs and the ramifications of all stakeholders prior to making a decision and said “I think we have to make sure that ERCOT and the ratepayers in ERCOT are treated fairly. We have to make sure that SPP and the ratepayers in SPP are treated fairly.”
  • According to Bloomberg, Britain is expected to import as much as 38 percent more natural gas over the next 14 years. The U.K. will also import electricity from neighboring countries as its interconnector capacity is set to increase by five times.
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