Category Archives: Texas

Book Review in Energy Net Zero

Dr. Sioshansi’s latest book, Variable Generation, Flexible Demand, has a lengthy review in the latest edition of Energy Net Zero magazine. The editor, Neil Mearns, opinines that the book is expecially timely given recent incidents of grid failure in California … Continue reading

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Outages Again? This Time In Texas

Renewables get the blame even if thermal plants cause outages In mid Aug 2020 amidst an unprecedented extreme heat wave, the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) ran short on generation capacity by roughly 1 GW at a time when the … Continue reading

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