WIND HELPS KEEP THE LIGHTS ON DURING TEXAS BLACKOUTS

2011-02-03T11:30:29+00:00

Many parts of the Texas experienced rolling blackouts on Wednesday, coinciding with unusually cold temperatures across many parts of the state. Millions of customers statewide appear to have been affected. Here are the facts from AWEA as they are currently understood: Wind energy played a major role in keeping the blackouts from becoming more severe. [...]