Racist power cuts? Minorities in Texas more likely to have blackouts

Areas mostly inhabited by people of white background had an 11% chance of suffering an outage compared to a 47% chance in high minority share areas, according to a new report

Texas power co-op files for bankruptcy after $2.1bn electricity bill

Brazos Electric Power Cooperative serves 16 distribution member co-ops that cater to more than 1.5 million Texans

Texans see 300-fold rise in their energy bills after blackouts

Energy suppliers pleaded to their customers to leave them as electricity prices skyrocketed

Americans burn furniture for heating as power outages rock Texas

Texas Governor has blamed renewables for power issues

Total takes big step into Texan solar with 2.2GW acquisition

French energy giant also added 600 MW of battery storage assets

Lightsource bp completes $380m financing for two Texas solar projects

That includes the 163MW Elm Branch and 153MW Briar Creek solar projects that are expected to offset greenhouse gas emissions by a total of 370,000 metric tons annually

ExxonMobil to cut 1,900 US jobs as pandemic ‘makes the need for reorganisation urgent’

The layoffs will affect employees at the oil giant’s management offices in Houston, Texas

RWE Renewables switches on giant wind park in Texas to power 66k homes

The 220MW project is powered by 100 wind turbines and has attracted an investment of $250m

Masdar acquires more of the US renewable market

The projects are expected to remove more than three million tonnes of carbon dioxide annually

Vestas to supply 65 wind turbines to a wind project in Texas, US

The turbine manufacturer has received a 336MW order from the Taaleri SolarWind II fund