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Texas’s Renewables: How Did the Problem Start? (Enron, Republicans Running Wild)

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This post from 12 years ago recounts the political origins of the Texas wind power boom. It is also the prehistory of the Great Texas Blackout of February 2021. Note that critics of Texas’s intervention warned of reliability problems.

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