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Transmission In The News

new! Minnesota Utilities Flip Switch on Large Segment of $2B CapX2020 Project, Minneapolis Star Tribune (May 4, 2015)

Sample Media Coverage: Clean Power Plan and the Grid (Updated May 1, 2015)

PJM Picks LS Power for Artificial Island Stability Fix; Dominion Loses Out, RTO Insider (April 29, 2015)

State Regulators, Clean Energy Advocates Square Off on Bill Pre-empting Power Line Siting Authority, Governors' Wind Energy Coalition (April 23, 2015)

Assessment Uses Scenario Analysis to Identify Potential Reliability Risks from Proposed Clean Power Plan, NERC (April 21, 2015)

Quadrennial Energy Review Released by U.S. Department of Energy (April 22, 2015)

Major Changes Will be Needed for U.S. Power Infrastructure, Says Obama Report, The Washington Post (April 21, 2015)

FERC to Convene Technical Conference to Discuss Issues Related to Bulk-Power System on June 4, 2015

Norman C. Bay Named FERC Chairman [FERC News Release]

Dominion: Order 1000 Causing 'Moral Dilemma' for Incumbent Transmission Operators, SNL (April 2015)

Bay Takes Regulatory Reins Amid Big Challenges, Washington Examiner (April 15, 2015)

Want More Wind And Solar Energy? Invest A Lot More In The Grid, Forbes (April 13, 2015)

Washington Blackout Highlighted Ageing Electrical Grid (April 9, 2015)

Agenda for FERC’s April 16 Meeting

FERC, EEI, DOE officials weigh in on EPA Clean Power Plan, PennEnergy (April 6, 2015)

Heinrich Delivers Keynote Address At Southwest Clean Energy Transmission Summit, Los Alamos Daily Post (April 2, 2015)

Senate Bill in the Works to Expand FERC's Authority to Site Power Lines, E&E (April 2, 2015)

AEP Launches Website to Argue Against EPA Carbon Rules, Columbia Business First (April 1, 2015)

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