As noted in the order, the company’s 2019 IRP preferred portfolio includes accelerated coal retirements and investment in transmission infrastructure that will facilitate the addition of nearly 11,000 MW of new renewable resources, along with the deployment of new technologies, during the 20-year planning period
Corina Rivera-Linares, chief editor for TransmissionHub, has covered the U.S. power industry for the past 15 years. Before joining TransmissionHub, Corina covered renewable energy and environmental issues, as well as transmission, generation, regulation, legislation and ISO/RTO matters at SNL Financial. She has also covered such topics as health, politics, and education for weekly newspapers and national magazines. She can be reached at email@example.com.