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Wayne Christian: Spending should have prioritized reliability

Everything is so politicized these days that it is tough to decipher facts from opinions about what happened this week with the winter storm. It’s easy to blame ERCOT — and yes, their actions led to the blackouts in part — but the full story is much more complex. One night of bad decisions would not have had such devastating consequences had it not been for decades of poor policy decisions prioritizing unreliable renewable energy sources at the expense of reliable electricity — something Texans now know is essential to our everyday lives.
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