REPORT: Coal Plants Facing Closure Prevented 'Widespread Blackouts' This Winter

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A woman walks in the snow during a winter nor'easter storm in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

‘Wind plants cannot be ramped up’

Rolling Blackouts Could Become A Fact Of Life In New England, Grid Operator Warns

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A pedestrian walks in the middle of the street following a winter blizzard in Boston

‘Growing fuel security risk’

REPORT: New England Faces A Future Of 'Rolling Blackouts' As Power Plants Close

| Michael Bastasch
A homeless man asks for money outside a donut shop during white-out, blizzard-like conditions in a winter nor'easter snow storm in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

‘Significant levels of emergency actions’

New England Was Warned 'Pipeline Constraints' Could Cause An Energy Crisis This Winter. Now It's Happening

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Pedestrians walk up a street on Beacon Hill during white-out, blizzard-like conditions in a winter nor'easter snow storm in Boston

‘At risk of not being able to get fuel when needed’