California power demand slips to lowest in two decades in 2020, as natural gas sources rise

Published 19:17 on May 11, 2021  /  Last updated at 19:17 on May 11, 2021  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

California electricity consumption declined in 2020 due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, but more carbon-intensive sources fulfilled this demand, according to preliminary California Energy Commission (CEC) data released Tuesday.

California electricity consumption declined in 2020 due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, but more carbon-intensive sources fulfilled this demand, according to preliminary California Energy Commission (CEC) data released Tuesday.

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