Why COVID-19 could cause major energy blackouts this summer
- Apr 9, 2020 4:35 pm GMT
100%, there will be blackouts across the US this summer if people are still sequestered. In some places, energy networks aregoing to melt. But it’s not just coronavirus; it’s a sign of things to come….
You might think a US-wide shutdown of busy manufacturing factories, high-rise offices and retail and service businesses would create a DROP in energy usage – and you’d be correct. It will.
But if you think that will put the electricity networks under less pressure, think again.
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