Holbert Janson
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Uncertain Future for Wind Energy in the U.S.

Congress has closed the books on a another dramatic year in American politics with no real accomplishments. Among many lingering questions is the future of wind power subsidies. Introduced in the early 1990’s, government subsidies for wind power have played a major role in the expansion of the young industry. The current…See More
Feb 13, 2012
Dennis Cheslik commented on Holbert Janson's blog post Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012
"Excellent overview of the state of our power grid concerns here in Texas."
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David Eggleton commented on Holbert Janson's blog post Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012
"Evan wrote: "it would be interesting to see some numbers on the contribution of the household sector to Texas' overall load shape during peak periods." Indeed.  Fairly late to adopt aggressive efficiency improvements, the…"
Jan 11, 2012
Evan Mills commented on Holbert Janson's blog post Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012
"The underlying problem isn't environmental regulations; it's balancing supply and demand in a jointly sustainable and disaster-resilient fashion.  See last year's ACEEE study, the latest in a series of looks at how Texas can…"
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Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012

2011 was a challenging year for the operators of the Texas electricity grid.  2012, however, isn’t likely to be any easier. This according to ERCOT who holds the responsibility of insuring the reliability of the Texas grid. There are a large number of power plants that are scheduled to be decommissioned over the coming months…See More
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Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012

2011 was a challenging year for the operators of the Texas electricity grid.  2012, however, isn’t likely to be any easier. This according to ERCOT who holds the responsibility of insuring the reliability of the Texas grid. There are a large number of power plants that are scheduled to be decommissioned over the coming months…See More
Jan 2, 2012
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Uncertain Future for Wind Energy in the U.S.

Congress has closed the books on a another dramatic year in American politics with no real accomplishments. Among many lingering questions is the future of wind power subsidies. Introduced in the early 1990’s, government subsidies for wind power have played a major role in the expansion of the young…

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Posted on February 13, 2012 at 9:00am

Texas Worried About Not Having Enough Electricity in 2012

2011 was a challenging year for the operators of the Texas electricity grid.  2012, however, isn’t likely to be any easier. This according to ERCOT who holds the responsibility of insuring the reliability of the Texas grid. There are a large number of power plants that are scheduled to be decommissioned over the…

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At 6:19am on December 19, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Holbert,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

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