Numerous factors led to California’s August blackouts, report finds

Published 20:25 on October 9, 2020  /  Last updated at 20:25 on October 9, 2020  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

A confluence of factors in mid-August led the California grid operator to issuing rolling blackouts to cope with rising electricity demand amid a heat wave, with resource planning for clean energy contributing, a preliminary report found.

A confluence of factors in mid-August led the California grid operator to issuing rolling blackouts to cope with rising electricity demand amid a heat wave, with resource planning for clean energy contributing, a preliminary report found.

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