February 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on ERCOT 

ERCOT, Two men from Odessa 20 years spend more than 2 years behind bars on charges of cocaine. Juan Vargas and Edgar Lujan were convicted in federal court Tuesday to 30 months for possession with intent to distribute. Both admitted being involved in a high-speed chase in August, when Vargas struck a police vehicle lae in an escape attempt before being caught.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, ordered the power brownouts rolling Wednesday in San Marcos and throughout Texas, as part of a statewide response to the large power demand caused by winter cold.

Brownouts are a response to load pre-planned triggered by heavy power use. Rolling brownouts are controlled, temporary interruptions of electricity service, which lasts from 10 to 45 minutes per quarter.

“These voltage drops are made to avoid uncontrolled, widespread power outages across the state,” said Tom Taggart, director of public services.

Circuits feeding different sections of the city from three positions in San Marcos have been subjected to rolling brownouts. Traffic signals will be affected by brownouts and will be restored to normal function when reaction.

Residents are also reports of water service freezes their home systems, which may require the assistance of thaw or plumbers. The city has suspended meter reading to avoid freezing feet, Taggart said.

If people lose power, it should be restored in about 45 minutes. If the power is more than an hour, customers can call 512-393-8313 for assistance.

Electric Reliability Council of Texas has ordered utilities to begin rotating power cuts to offset a shortage of electricity due to the extremely cold weather.

The order took effect Wednesday morning, a day after an ice storm and snow-blanketed parts of Texas.

Consumers and businesses are encouraged to reduce their electricity use. ERCOT had no timetable for when rotating blackouts would end.

TheERCOT region includes Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Austin, Corpus Christi, Abilene, and the Rio Grande Valley.ERCOT manages the flow of electricity to approximately 22 million customers in Texas.

Rotating blackouts are defined as “controlled, temporary interruptions of electricity service and usually last from 10 to 45 minutes per quarter.”

Customers need critics, such as hospitals and nursing homes, are generally excluded from failures. for online ERCOT, which operates the power grid in much of Texas, imposed on power outages due to the loss of several power plants during the night during an ice storm Wednesday, a spokesman said ERCOT.

She could not say when the blackouts would end. The network operator urged consumers to reduce their energy consumption.
Electricity traders said that prices were ERCOT Hourly $ 2,000 per megawatt-hour, 50 cons and where he usually negotiated. (Reporting by Scott DiSavino, edited by John Picinich)


September 28, 2010 by · Comments Off on Kvue 

Kvue, Unfortunately it seems that history itself has maintained throughout the Austin campus of the University of Texas.

KVUE, KXAN, and alternative news agency internal reports of the president only entered the campus living room expulsion shots senseless before shooting himself followed in his death.

Because the descriptions of reality are quite deceptive, and probability that the second gunman entered the campus block mode.

In 1966, an individual entered the banishment of the construction of pointless time footage that followed in fourteen deaths before he was shot by police.

Because of misleading descriptions and a series of shots, the military is not yet ruled out the likelihood that the second shooter.

Austin American Statesman

September 28, 2010 by · Comments Off on Austin American Statesman 

Austin American Statesman,A man fired “a number of shots” in a library at the University of Texas and then himself, Austin American Statesman reports.

The police “are looking for a second possible suspect” since this morning, according to the report.

UT was the landscape of one of the shootings at the university better known in U.S. history: Charles Joseph Whitman, a college student and former Marine, killed 14 and wounded 32 in a mass shooting in August 1966.

Tuesday’s event features a live test of the systems response to the crisis all the universities have been created in the many years since then, a pattern that has been extended following the Virginia Tech slaughter of 2007.

Ut Shooting

September 28, 2010 by · Comments Off on Ut Shooting 

Ut Shooting, Ut University shooting around 8 am, classes began at the University of Texas, a shooter entered the Perry-Casta?eda Library. There are conflicting reports about whether there were one or two shooters. Wearing a balaclava and armed with an assault rifle, possibly an AK-47, the shooter ran through the campus to the library. There was a short burst of gunfire, and then the alleged shooter shot himself. Police are still in search of a possible second North shooterUniversity TexasUNT is a studentcentered, public universities, research in Denton, Texas. As one of the largest universities in Texas, which offers 97 degrees, 101 masters and 48.

Austin, TX, USA (AP) – A shooting on the campus of the University of Texas tomorrow Tuesday killed one gunman and a suspected accomplice second overall. The suspected gunman died of self-inflicted wounds, while officials said the second suspect is believed that the arms witnesses said the suspect entered the campus library that carries an AK-47, and wearing a tuxedo and a mask Ski The campus is kept locked with SWAT teams searching the area for the second suspect. No one was reported injured.

September 28, 2010, a gunman opened fire and turned the gun on himself in the largest library (PCL) at the University of Texas at Austin campus. This photograph of Texas at UT is not the first this campus has witnessed according to the Houston Chronicle the UT Austin campus was put under lock and key at 8 am when reports emerged that there was a gunman at the Library-Perry Castro made a statement on the UT Web site at 09:02 this morning said “stay in place, the doors locked.” A speaker also announced on campus that had an emergency on the campus of the University of Texas Spokesman said Rhonda Weldon