July 27, 2017

...AND CHEAPER...:

Hydro, wind and solar make inroads in California's electric grid (Rob Nikolewski, 7/25/17, LA Times)

Natural gas still accounted for the largest single share of in-state power generation but the amount deployed dropped 10 percent last year.

The difference was largely replaced by electricity produced by large hydro facilities -- home to reservoirs that started to fill up at the end of 2016 as one of the wettest winters on record began -- and production from wind and solar, which each posted double-digit growth.

Posted by at July 27, 2017 7:15 AM

  

« REFORM, NOT REPEAL: | Main | NO ONE WILL MISS JOBS: »