The giant solar array at the coal fired Rawhide Generating Station in northern Colorado is forecast to be buried in three feet of snow this weekend.

This is what they looked like on February 15 at -10F (-24C) with all wind and solar shut down in Colorado and Wyoming.

Colorado plans to be 100% wind and solar by 2030.

PRPA: Cold snap accentuates importance of energy networks – Loveland Reporter-Herald

The Front Range of Colorado is also one of the highest risk areas for hail damage in the US.

Hail Damage and Statistics

via Real Climate Science

Posted on March 9, 2021 by tonyheller

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March 9, 2021 at 09:20AM