Electric power blackouts. The way State and utility planning is going massive, prolonged and frequent blackouts are almost inevitable. Reliable coal fired power is being phased out, replaced with intermittent wind and solar. In net zero states and at the federal level gas fired power is also planned for elimination.
In no case do these State and Federal plans include the enormous amount of energy storage needed to make wind and solar reliable. So as things stand the transition will lead to very unreliable power, which means destructive blackouts
“If the current rate of emissions continues, children born this year could live to see parts of the Eastern seaboard swallowed by the ocean,” Kagan wrote in her dissent. ...
Kagan said the dangers of rising temperatures and, as a result, devastating environmental effects, including, "Rising waters, scorching heat, and other severe weather conditions [that] could force ‘mass migration events[,] political crises, civil unrest,’ and even state failure.'"