The real story of the Texas power outages

Published February 18, 2021

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Popular Science interviewed Sayanti Mukherjee about the many factors that led to the power outages in Texas. “In all my studies and my discussions with utilities, I have found that there is a false sense of security,” says Mukherjee. She added that most utilities don’t incorporate climate resilience into their plans. “It’s time that climate resilience is put into practice and more attention given to this sort of planning.

 

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