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FERC
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Federal plan for regional cooperation on transmission infrastructure could boost clean energy

FERC tackles the thorny problem of interstate transmission planning.

Federal plan for regional cooperation on transmission infrastructure could boost clean energy
renewable energy
Andy Kowalczyk

New Orleans has a new clean energy standard. Now it wants a more modern transmission grid

After New Orleans passed the first clean energy standard in the Gulf South, a city leader is pushing for a more renewable-friendly and reliable grid.

New Orleans has a new clean energy standard. Now it wants a more modern transmission grid
transmission grid
Jeff St. John

Western states look to regional transmission organizations to boost clean energy's pathways to market

Bills in Nevada and Colorado would set a 2030 target for utilities to join regional transmission organizations.

Western states look to regional transmission organizations to boost clean energy's pathways to market
building electrification
Andy Kowalczyk

MISO takes a deep look at electrification’s potential impact on its grid

A new report outlines how EVs and building electrification will pose challenges for the country’s geographically largest grid operator.

MISO takes a deep look at electrification’s potential impact on its grid
transmission grid
Jeff St. John

Biden administration boosts support for transmission jobs and clean energy benefits

An ACEG report finds that interstate transmission projects could drive 1.2 million jobs and increase wind and solar capacity by 50 percent. A new $8.25 billion federal loan commitment could help.

Biden administration boosts support for transmission jobs and clean energy benefits
transmission grid
Jeff St. John

How transmission along railroads and highways could break open clean energy growth

High-voltage lines buried along road and rail rights of way could carry renewable power across the U.S. — if a lot of novel challenges can be overcome.

How transmission along railroads and highways could break open clean energy growth
Biden administration
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Can federal tax credits help build the transmission needed to green the US grid?

President Biden and Democrats in Congress home in on support for hard-to-build transmission as a linchpin for meeting clean energy goals.

Can federal tax credits help build the transmission needed to green the US grid?
LineVision
Jeff St. John

LineVision lands $12.5M to enlighten the transmission grid

Rising renewables will require more transmission capacity. Dynamic line rating technology can help find it on the grids we already have.

LineVision lands $12.5M to enlighten the transmission grid