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Study: Clean energy developers are unfairly burdened with transmission upgrade costs

The analysis focused on a representative sample of network upgrades in the MISO and SPP regions. Even with conservative assumptions, ICF found significant system-wide benefits in two-thirds of the upgrades evaluated — benefits that other users of the shared system are receiving at little to no cost.

Southwest Power Pool hopes to prevent utility cost spikes

An executive with the nonprofit corporation that oversees the electric grid across 14 states in the nation’s midsection told Oklahoma regulators Tuesday it is taking steps to prevent future weather-related spikes in utility costs.