11.18.2022

A Quarter of Americans at Risk of Winter Power Blackouts, Grid Emergencies

  • Grids from New England to Texas could see supply shortages
  • Natural gas, coal and fuel oil supplies are all strained

Large swaths of North America may face blackouts and other energy emergencies during bouts of extreme cold this winter as coal and natural gas supplies tighten, according to a US regulatory agency.

The complete Bloomberg article, originally published November 17, 2022, can be accessed here.  Please note that Bloomberg is paywalled but provides three bonus articles for creating an account. 

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