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Government Takes Threat to the Grid More Seriously

Government Takes Threat to the Grid More Seriously

In a few hours, NOAA and NASA will launch the GOES-R satellite, which, among other things, will warn us if a dangerous coronal mass ejection (CME) is heading for Earth. A large CME could take down power grids and create an apocalyptic scenario like the one outlined in my thriller Patriarch Run.

Renewable Energy to Solve Climate Change and Protect the Grid from EMP

Renewable Energy to Solve Climate Change and Protect the Grid from EMP

The two greatest threats the United States (and other nations) face could be solved by a single infrastructure project that could be done now with existing technology.