Nathaniel Taplin of The Wall Street Journal writes on electricity demand in the U.S.
- Musk has predicted that energy demand in the U.S. will triple by 2045 as Americans begin to drive more EVs.
- While the exact degree of future demand is not certain, one thing is clear: the U.S. will need to generate more electricity in the future.
- To meet future demand, lawmakers must implement meaningful permitting reform to see more transmission lines, nuclear power plants, renewable energy projects, and refineries built.
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