Demystifying the Texas Grid Failure
May 27, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
The February 2021 failure of the Texas Grid: was it just because of an extreme weather event? What went wrong? Could it have been prevented? How can we prevent future events?
At our May event, we got an in-depth, unbiased, and interesting take from industry expert Wade Schauer on the technical & policy changes expected to occur moving forward. With a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of the Pacific, Wade Schauer is the Research Director, North America Power & Renewables at Wood Mackenzie. He has deep knowledge of electricity markets with over 30 years of experience. His expertise in electricity data sources, models and simulations helps with long-range electricity planning. He regularly does technical analyses, writes articles, and is a respected thought leader in the Energy Markets.