Texas power outage: Why natural gas went down during the winter storm

February 17, 2021 ☼ texaspower-failurelibertarians

Source: The Texas Tribune - Link

Officials for the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, or ERCOT, which manages most of Texas’ grid, said that the primarily cause of the outages on Tuesday appeared to be the state’s natural gas providers. Many are not designed to withstand such low temperatures on equipment or during production.

I rest my case. Renewables were not the problem.