Australian electrical system operator orders wind farms to cut back production in wake of blackoutPosted: October 6, 2016
The great “green” energy fiasco, in bright lights, there for all to see – if you’re running reliable fossil fuel energy, that is!
Take note politicians, climate zealots and wind carpet-baggers.
The facts and evidence are irrefutable.
Ten South Australian wind farms told to limit generation after statewide electricity blackout
TEN South Australian wind farms have been ordered to limit generation in the wake of the disastrous statewide power blackout because the national electricity market operator has declared they have not performed properly.
The state’s biggest wind farm, at Snowtown, is among those which the Australian Energy Market Operator has targeted in its “management and analysis” of last Wednesday’s unprecedented power outage as it gradually restores the power network. The move will prompt further questions over whether renewable energy jeopardised electricity grid stability and triggered the cascading blackout, which started when fierce winds damaged 23 Mid North transmission towers and severed three high-voltage lines. –Paul Starick, The Advertiser, 4 October 2016
This comes on the heels of a damning report that says that the power instability of wind farms dropping out caused the grid to collapse…
View original post 350 more words