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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    It was -23 F last week and 49 F this week. So we had the same. Just starting from more negative.
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    The temperature in Dallas was 78 today. Big contrast with the -2 last week.
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    InOmaha reacted to mxz800's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    I saw this on the news from Texas:
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    Wind doesn't produce 45% of the energy, wind can produce up to 45% of the energy depending on load for short durations. These...
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    InOmaha reacted to AFF's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    The statistics I saw were the windmills produce 42% of the energy. When they froze up it dropped to 8%. There were some other power...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    They are sort of right. Wind didn't cause it. However, wind and solar didn't help either. They had operational issues too, reduced...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Gas Prices.
    Yeah its been a while. Spring time. I drove a Toyota Camry rental car 8 hrs on one tank of gas down to Oklahoma for $14. Gas got down...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Gas Prices.
    Its going to cost more because the Texas refineries and wells had trouble producing in the cold, and millions of generators have been...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    We had a plant trip because the waste water line froze. Then the rest of the plant froze. It's designed to 20F, but we've spent...
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    InOmaha reacted to mxz800's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    Why would Texas spend the money on preparing for something no one thought would ever happen? If the government had spent billions...
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    InOmaha reacted to AMS417's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    Ain’t nobody going to work in this shit. Seriously though, I am not a big supporter of electric cars for everyone immediately. But I...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    I'd love a diesel electric jeep conversion. Torque up the wazoo. But I have to go to work. Snow, cold, whatever. They let us out...
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    InOmaha replied to the thread Coooooooold in Texas.
    But then how do you get to work in the morning?
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    InOmaha reacted to Tranz Zam's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    Was scrolling through some news stories this morning, and it's quite amusing how people are blowing a gasket over power outages...
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    InOmaha reacted to AMS417's post in the thread Coooooooold in Texas with Like Like.
    Funny part to me is the folks bring electric cars into the conversation. Saying “If the gov wants us to have electric cars and the...