February 2021 Winter Weather Event Outage FAQs

February 2021 Winter Weather Event Outage FAQs

As you are aware, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas issued multiple levels of Energy Emergency Alerts during February 2021’s winter weather event. At some stages of this alert, rotating outages were in effect. We understand rotating outages (brownouts)...
February 2021 Winter Weather Event Outage FAQs

Brownouts: What They Are and How They Work

You may have heard of brownouts or rolling outages, but you might not be sure what they are exactly. This is probably due to the fact that in GVEC’s service territory, we have not had to experience them very often. With current extremely cold temperatures we are...