Xcel Energy seeks Minnesota regulatory approval of up to 460-MW solar project, 345-kV lines
The company added that the solar project would partially replace energy production of the nearly 700-MW Sherco Generating Plant Unit 2, currently a coal-powered facility, which will cease operations in 2023
Corina Rivera-Linares was TransmissionHub’s chief editor until August 2021, as well as part of the team that established TransmissionHub in 2011. Before joining TransmissionHub, Corina covered renewable energy and environmental issues, as well as transmission, generation, regulation, legislation and ISO/RTO matters at SNL Financial from 2005 to 2011. She has also covered such topics as health, politics, and education for weekly newspapers and national magazines.