Conservation urged as heat wave sweeps state June 28, 2023 - 00:00 Posted in: Viewpoints TEXAS PRESS ASSOCIATIONSTATE CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTSTexas’ power grid reported record electricity use early last week. Both the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas are urging residents and businesses to voluntarily reduce electricity use as temperatures soar above100 degrees over much of the state. So far ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!