(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Fiona has pummeled Puerto Rico, an island whose infrastructure struggled to recover from the devastating Hurricane Maria that killed almost 3,000 people in 2017. Fiona left many without electricity and water, including Pedro Julio Serrano, a resident and human rights activist. "It's... Read More.
(SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO) -- Hurricane Fiona, which has become a Category 4 storm as it heads toward Bermuda, left in its wake large-scale devastation in Puerto Rico. The storm reportedly left at least one person dead, caused catastrophic flooding and knocked out power across... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In August 2020, hundreds of thousands of Californians briefly lost power in rolling blackouts amid a heat wave, marking the first time outages were ordered in the state due to insufficient energy supplies in nearly 20 years. The state has been working... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The Texas power grid's operator has asked consumers to use less energy as clouds threaten access to essential solar power. The Electricity Reliability Council of Texas asked residents and business to voluntarily conserve energy for the second time in three days amid... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- "Luma out" and "If I can't breathe, Luma shouldn't charge us," read some of the banners held by hundreds of Puerto Rico's residents as they marched on a main highway Friday in protest against Luma Energy, the island's power company. Puerto Rico... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Bill Magness, CEO of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, was fired on Wednesday in the wake of February's deadly blackouts that left millions without electricity and heat in freezing temperatures.As power grid... Read More.
By JASMINE BROWN, HALEY YAMADA and RACHEL HUMPHRIES, ABC News (AUSTIN, Texas) -- During a legislative hearing on Thursday, lawmakers expressed their outrage toward the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) after more than four million Texas customers were left without electricity and... Read More.