Energy Secretary Granholm: Texas Outages Show Need For Changes To U.S. Power Systems

February 26, 2021 ☼ energycabinetgranholmbidenclimategoptexaspower-failure

Source: NPR

Link: Energy Secretary Granholm: Texas Outages Show Need For Changes To U.S. Power Systems

Newly confirmed Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm seized on the bruising winter weather that left millions of Texans without heat and electricity last week to press for reform of the state’s power systems, arguing that pivoting to a clean energy economy can ensure a dependable grid and help create jobs.

This is what needs to happen, but it has to be done right. It is precisely the opposite of what the GOP in Texas is saying.