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Submission + - New England Burns Jet Fuel to Keep Lights On (forbes.com) 1

inqrorken writes: During the recent cold snap, New England utilities turned to an unconventional fuel: jet fuel. Due to high demand for heating, natural gas supplies dropped and prices skyrocketed to $140/mmBtu and prompting the midatlantic RTO to call on demand response in the region. With 50% of installed generation capacity natural-gas fired, one utility took the step of running its jet fuel-based turbines for a record 15 hours.
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New England Burns Jet Fuel to Keep Lights On

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