Unlimited Power? Calm Winds Force UK to Revive Coal Power Plant Amid Energy Shortage, Report Says
"In balancing the electricity system, we take actions in economical order and not on the basis of generation type... Depending on system conditions, some power sources may be better at meeting a balancing requirement than others – so the most cost-effective solution to ensure safe, secure system operation will be sought", a National Grid spokesman noted.
The great renewables racket: today UK had to turn on Burton coal power plant - to help National Grid cope with low winds— Martin Daubney ✌🏻🇬🇧 (@MartinDaubney) September 6, 2021
Yet it’s due to be decommissioned next year, before all those electric cars plug in. This green zealotry hasn’t been thought through https://t.co/kfTkMbS3MB pic.twitter.com/z02WW8QNc5
EDF has been tasked to activate its two coal units after wind power goes flat. Will XR and other Green fascists now be writing to EDF demanding they don’t receive any of the power generated by the West Burton A power stations, to recharge their iPhones? https://t.co/mag96E5qku— Rush (@exRAF_Al) September 7, 2021