AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott has signed legislation in response to the February winter storms into law.
The legislation will reform the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and weatherize and improve the reliability of the state's power grid.
Officials hope the legislation will address some of the deadly problems that left millions in the cold.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Texas legislature passes several measures to address Big Freeze
Almost four months after the Big Freeze, Texas lawmakers have wrapped-up their legislative session with measures, they hope, will address some of the deadly problems that left millions in the cold.
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