Entergy Texas makes progress towards restoring most customers by end of day (2/18).
Entergy Texas expects most customers to be restored by end of day, Thursday (2/18).
As of 8 pm, there are approximately 19,380 customers without power, down from 33,657 at 3 p.m.
MISO has issued a public appeal for conservation across the Entergy region from 5 – 10 pm tonight.
Entergy Texas continues to make progress in restoration during this historic winter event.
Extreme cold temperatures are expected to last for much of the week and we ask all customers to help conserve electricity.
Entergy Texas customer are asked to voluntarily reduce their electricity usage, especially between 5 pm and 9 pm.
High electrical power demand has caused a power shortage and issues caused by the winter weather event are impacting generation units.
Extreme cold is expected over the next few days resulting in high electricity demand.