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Southwest Power Pool finds low energy prices, more wind power use

According to the report, while the percentage of generation provided by wind resources continued to climb, generation provided by coal-powered resources continued to decline

Big Business Wants Renewables and RTOs can Deliver if they work Together

Internet companies, retailers and beer makers want renewable energy and are willing to pay for it, even if it's generated a long distance away. Electricity transmission planners should take note and build accordingly to bridge that gap, according a new report from the Wind Energy Foundation.

Minimizing Misoperations

NERC's mission is to ensure the reliable operation of North America's bulk electric system (BES). A good protection system quality control program is key to reducing electric system misoperations.

Xcel proposes to build Foxtail Wind Farm in two phases between 2018, 2019

Foxtail is developing a wind power project with a nameplate capacity of up to 150 MW in Dickey County, N.D.  

Stitches in Time

Initially the brain child of engineers at Duke Energy, OpenFMBà¢â€ž was expanded and developed by SEPA's (formerly SGIP's) OpenFMB Technical Working Group. In March 2016, OpenFMB was ratified as a model business practice by the North American Energy Standards Board.

Xcel proposes to build Foxtail Wind Farm in two phases between 2018, 2019

Foxtail is developing the wind generation project with a nameplate capacity of up to 150 MW

Cyber attacks could bring down power grid, many utilities think

Fifty-three percent of executives cite employee and/or customer safety and 43 percent of executives cite the destruction of physical assets as their biggest concerns

GridLiance buys Valley Electric Association’s 230-kV transmission line

GridLiance also acquired a 230-kV transmission line project to physically connect the VEA system  

ERCOT, power utilities respond to Tropical Storm Harvey

ERCOT continues to see widespread transmission outages, especially near Corpus Christi and Victoria

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