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Flex Alert – Labor Day Weekend
September 5, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - September 7, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
FYI: Electricity Flex Alert for the Labor Day Weekend
A call for voluntary electricity conservation, starting Saturday to Monday (3 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
Flex Alert issued for the holiday weekend, calling for energy conservation. The power grid operator predicts high heat, energy demand this holiday weekend.
• Set thermostat at 78° or higher and turn off, if away
• Cool with fans and draw drapes
• Turn off unnecessary lights and appliances
• Use major appliances in morning or late evening
Learn more: http://www.flexalert.org (Available in Spanish and Vietnamese)
A Flex Alert is issued by the ISO when the electricity grid is under stress because of generation or transmission outages, or from persistent hot temperatures. Consumers are urged to voluntarily conserve electricity to help avoid more serious steps to protect the power grid, including local rotating outages.