Michael E. Webber, Drew Kassel, and other energy experts outline how Texas can reduce blackouts in The Conversation.
- Power outages are increasing in Texas as more homes heat their home with electricity and extreme weather events become more common.
- State regulators have introduced a measure that would discourage investments in renewables, increase costs for consumers, and do little to improve grid reliability.
- Energy experts in Texas believe that the state can address grid concerns by investing in winterized infrastructure, promoting energy efficiency, and increasing demand response.
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