Description: NBC News’ Josh Lederman explains why Texas’ privately managed power grid is responsible for leaving millions of residents without power after a once-in-a-century winter storm.
Source: NBCNews.com – video report
Date: February 17, 2021
Questions for discussion:
- Why did the grid fail?
- Is this due to inadequate regulation, in your opinion?
- Who do you think should carry the blame, if anyone?
- How can the state mitigate the risk in the future?