A panel of transmission executives speaking to TransmissionHub’s TransForum Texas agreed that the industry must more proactively communicate how a robust transmission system benefits system users in ways ranging from increased system reliability to low retail electric rates. […]
Even though the state’s competitive renewable energy zone project has been completed, a panel of transmission executives speaking to TransmissionHub’s TransForum Texas predicted that continuing load growth will drive new transmission projects, which will be developed in a competitive environment. […]
Several obstacles to developing and deploying evolving innovations include changing long-standing practices, obtaining financing, and quantifying the benefits of technologies, including energy storage and dynamic line ratings. […]
A bill introduced by two state lawmakers representing the districts that would be touched by the power line would take approval authority away from the Missouri Public Service Commission specifically for the line recently approved by a judge with the Arkansas commission.
More than 2.5 years after their initial filing, the companies have asked Minnesota state regulators for permission to withdraw their applications for the certificate of need and a route permit needed to upgrade an existing 69-kV line to 115 kV. […]