A year after devastating winter storm, power plant problems ‘still likely’ in extreme weather 

By: - November 28, 2023 6:00 am

The historic Winter Storm Elliott dumped up to four feet of snow in Buffalo, New York, and lead to power outages and rolling blackouts in the southeastern U.S. New reports say the grid serving the entire eastern half of the U.S. was at risk and that the system is still vulnerable to frigid weather. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

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Robert Zullo
Robert Zullo

Robert Zullo is the Capital-Star's Energy Transition Reporter. He is the former editor of our sibling site, the Virginia Mercury. Readers may follow him on Twitter @rczullo.