Ice storms knocked out nearly half the wind-power generating capacity of Texas on Sunday as a rare deep freeze across the state locked up turbine towers while driving electricity demand to record levels, the state’s grid operator reported. Responding to a request from Governor Greg Abbott, President Joe Biden granted a federal emergency declaration for… Read More Icy weather chills Texas wind energy as deep freeze grips much of U.S.
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Animals have been frozen solid after temperatures dropped to minus 56C in Kazakhstan. Videos show both a hare and a dog frozen to death amid bitter conditions sweeping across the vast Central Asian nation. The hare was trapped while climbing through a fence before dying in the arctic conditions and its body… Read More Eerie scenes as animals FREEZE SOLID as temperatures drop to MINUS 68F in Kazakhstan