Lessons from Texas Freeze: 5 Ways to Strengthen US Energy Resilience

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Even as people are suffering through the harshest winter storm Texas has seen in decades, the reasons for the state’s devastating power grid failure have become a political battleground. While vulnerable people freeze in their homes, pundits snipe about whether wind turbines are to blame. Tiếp tục đọc “Lessons from Texas Freeze: 5 Ways to Strengthen US Energy Resilience”

Utility-Scale Energy Storage Will Enable a Renewable Grid

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A roadblock to sustainable energy solutions is coming unstuck

Utility-Scale Energy Storage Will Enable a Renewable Grid
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The way the world gets its electricity is undergoing a rapid transition, driven by both the increased urgency of decarbonizing energy systems and the plummeting costs of wind and solar technology. In the past decade electricity generated by renewables in the U.S. has doubled, primarily from wind and solar Tiếp tục đọc “Utility-Scale Energy Storage Will Enable a Renewable Grid”