LATEST: SPP declares Energy Emergency Alert Level 1

In the last update, SPP was at an EEA Level 2, they've since gone down a level

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- In the last update, SPP was at an EEA Level 2, they’ve since gone down a level. At 10:59 p.m. Wednesday night, Southwest Power Pool declared an Energy Emergency Alert Level 1 for its full 14-state balancing authority area.

At this time, generation is sufficient enough to serve system-wide demand over the region and to fully satisfy operating reserve requirements.

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SPP is urging all of its users to conserve electricity but is not directing any rolling blackouts or other interruptions to service right now.

In regard to local outages, SPP says that users should follow their service providers’ directions regarding local outages, tips for energy conservation, and safety.

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