UC Berkeley researchers link electric grid limitations and racial inequities

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UC Berkeley researchers released a study showing that electrical grid limitations could exacerbate racial inequities in California, with predominantly Black neighborhoods having less access to solar power due to limited circuit capacity.

UC Berkeley researchers in the Energy and Resources Group, or ERG, released a study Sept. 13 showing that electrical grid limitations could exacerbate existing racial inequities in California.
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