According to a new report commissioned by the ERCOT (Electric Reliability Council of Texas), the state of Texas is likely to face power shortages for the next 10 years. Unless new power plants are set up to meet the growing demands, and improved economic incentives are offered to guarantee power reliability, Texans face a bleak future when it comes to meeting their electricity needs.
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Yet another reason for the doom of Europe’s fossil-fuel power plants: not enough water
Men are fishing on a sunny day near a cooling tower of the Isar nuclear power plant near Landshut, southern Germany, Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
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