Tag: winter weather

GUEST POST: Widespread Natural Gas Electric Generation Failures – Christmas ’22

“During the emergency, wind produced more than double what PJM had planned on.” Tom Rutigliano, Natural Resources Defense Council Image: Climate Reality Project PJM’s Preliminary Review of Christmas Storm Electric Generation Failures Shows Natural Gas Units Failed to Provide Power at Over Triple the… Continue Reading “GUEST POST: Widespread Natural Gas Electric Generation Failures – Christmas ’22”

CHRISTMAS GIFT: Solar Shined While Gas Froze Up Again

On January 9, 2023, reporter Anya Litvak wrote about the latest energy crisis during brutal winter weather over the Christmas weekend: A perfect (winter) storm brings lessons for gas producers and the electric grid The brutal, unrelenting cold that lasted for several days over… Continue Reading “CHRISTMAS GIFT: Solar Shined While Gas Froze Up Again”

Texas Wind Turbines

Some Texas politicians tried to falsely blame wind energy for their major power outage Since the weekend, weather news has been primarily focused on Texas, due to power outages caused by the unusual February ice, snow and cold that has gripped large parts of… Continue Reading “Texas Wind Turbines”