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Winter Storm 2021

Analysis: Texas’ electric grid is half-ready for another winter freeze

Chances are, winter weather won’t be as bad as it was last February. Chances are, Texas won’t have the electric blackouts that caused so much misery then. And chances are, whatever happens will have some influence on the 2022 elections.

A man walks home with groceries in McKinney on the second day of snow and freezing temperatures throughout Texas, on Feb. 15, 2021.

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