Well this popped up in one of my feeds, pretty cool image!

I’ve also learned that the local power companies here will not be permitted to shut down grids in the event of a major geomagnetic storm (Ala the Carrington event).

Thank the lawyers and pencilpushers for deciding that writing off our society in the name of covering their asses from liability and throwing their countrymen under the bus.

Apparently if someone gets into a vehicle collision due to a traffic light failure due to a solar event: they don’t have to pay out. “Act of God” and all.