Considering All The Solar Panels People Have Installed, Why Are We Having Flex Alerts Still?

August 2022

ABC7 News

Severin Borenstein, Faculty Director, discusses flex alerts and solar panels with ABC7 News.

““Climate change is really changing the way these heat events happen,” Borenstein said. “They’re getting a bit hotter. Secondly, they’re taking over the entire western U.S. at the same time, and that’s important because California imports a lot of our electricity from our neighboring states and we rely on getting power from them during these times when we really need more.””


Read more about flex alerts on San Francisco Chronicle, CBS Sacramento, and KCRA.