Renewable Energy Has Saved Texas’ Grid this Summer

Even though Governor Abbott has disparaged renewables as part of the power grid

A picture of a solar array
Photo by American Public Power Association on Unsplash

What an irony that the addition of more solar arrays and wind power in oil-dominated Texas has saved the state from brownouts or rolling blackouts so far this summer. That, and the cooperation of its citizens in reducing consumption, has prevented a power grid disaster so far.



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Rick McBride

I am a news junkie, writer, software developer, artist and dog dad. I have a wide variety of interests and have written for various media sites.