The Challenges Facing the Nation’s Electricity Power Sector

September 2023

Environmental Insights – A Podcast by Robert Stavins

Severin Borenstein, Energy Institute Faculty Director, discusses electricity markets and the related challenges that the US is facing.

“Electrify everything really is the pathway to making huge gains on reducing greenhouse gas emissions. And that means a lot of renewables on the system. And that raises this challenge, which California is way ahead of almost anyone else in the world on of keeping the system in balance.”