WindAction | Clean energy’s dirty secret: Wind and solar power are disrupting electricity systems

The electricity system is being re-regulated as investment goes chiefly to areas that benefit from public support. Paradoxically, that means the more states support renewables, the more they pay for conventional power plants, too, using “capacity payments” to alleviate intermittency. In effect, politicians rather than markets are once again deciding…

Source: WindAction | Clean energy’s dirty secret: Wind and solar power are disrupting electricity systems

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