The latest location to be added to the LiveGen™ widget is the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). The widget currently displays live generation data for 34 locations from around the globe including 8 locations in North America.
To see the real-time data for North America or to view other locations from around the world go to the LiveGen™ service which is available here:
ERCOT manages the supply of electricity to 24 million customers in Texas with an average demand of 43,243MW with an all-time peak demand of 63,305MW on the 3rd August 2011.
The live generation data published for ERCOT shows the total actual online generation (High Sustained Limit). Although real-time fuel type data is not available from ERCOT the breakdown of generation by fuel type is published annually.
*Includes solar, petroleum coke, landfill gas, biomass solids, biomass gases and any unknown fuel