TITLE

Wellinghoff Warns On Senate Grid Cost Allocation Language

AUTHOR(S)
BEATTIE, JEFF
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Energy Daily;10/1/2009, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Jon Wellinghoff expresses his concern on the U.S. Senate bill, which could limit FERC control to implement costs on new interstate power lines. Wellinghoff tells that the bill could disrupt new power transmission projects planned by the U.S. government to improve the U.S. renewable energy generation. The government also seeks to allow new renewable power lines on government-owned lands in states like Idaho.
ACCESSION #
67546909

 

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