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The Electric Reliability Council of Texas asked Texans to conserve energy this week by putting thermostats at 78 degrees, among other recommended measures.

Reminiscent of when ERCOT asked Texans to conserve energy during the winter freeze, many residents haven't been happy with an electric grid that can't keep up with demand.


With marbled interiors and a cool multi-million asking price, a newly listed Westlake Hills-nestled modern mansion will make you feel like a Kardashian.
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Austin FC is looking for a late-season win as they head to the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday. (Austin FC/Twitter)

In what could be one of their least energetic showing to date, Austin FC was outperformed by home team San Jose in a 4-0 road loss late Wednesday night.

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The Tesla Gigafactory is set to begin production next year. (Tesla)

Tesla's third-quarter profits were released on Wednesday afternoon and current richest-man-on-earth Elon Musk topped the charts since his high-profile transition to Austin.

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