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Hardening U.S. utility systems

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An aerial view from a drone shows electrical lines running through a neighborhood on February 19, 2021 in Austin, Texas.

Experts say the U.S. needs significant investment in energy infrastructure to avert further climate change and avoid power grid failures like the one seen in Texas last week. Joe Raedle/Getty Images

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