California Reveals That the Transition to Renewable Energy Isn’t So Simple

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The recent “heat storm” in California has pushed grid operators to impose rolling blackouts for the first time since 2001. A combination of heavy air conditioning usage, the unplanned unavailability of some power plants, limited options for importing power from neighboring states, and insufficient solar and wind generation have led to an imbalance of electricity generation and consumption…

Source: https://slate.com/technology/2020/08/california-blackouts-wind-solar-renewable-energy-grid.html?fbclid=IwAR1STUD_YFOryzEEHRl81gKZFK2PYK3pm7MUz60CZcSGSL1YFhS8ef47HvI

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