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The Deep Freeze One Year Later – Renewables Warm Texas’ Heart

There’s instant coffee, instant mashed potatoes, instant oatmeal, and after the Texas deep freeze a year ago, instant energy experts. So it seemed when those darned renewables supposedly let down Texas when it got cold. Petro-thinking blocked…
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Texas Blackouts Are Simple, In a Complex Sort of Way

Texas’ recent power outages from the winter storm have lessons for the whole nation. The reason for the outages is simple, though only at a high level. The blackouts get complex fast. The complexity is already showing itself in the factual…
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When Do Power Outages Happen?

When do outages happen? Answer: All the time, but for various reasons. Over the past several months, Carolinians have heard a lot about power outages because of hurricanes. That’s because there can be a significant number of outages…