Former Military Leaders Urge FERC to Advance Transmission Planning Reforms to Ensure Reliable, Resilient Grid

  Following a December 2021 Roundtable on National Security & Transmission hosted by ACORE and SAFE, several participating former military leaders and senior DOD officials agreed to submit a statement offering their security perspectives on FERC’s Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANOPR) on transmission planning, cost allocation, and generator interconnection.   The statement noted that…

Future Cost-Competitive Electricity Systems And Their Impact On US CO2 Emissions

  Future Cost-Competitive Electricity Systems and Their Impact on US CO2 Emissions, funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and published in the Nature Climate Change journal, models the benefits of constructing a nationwide HVDC transmission network designed to tap into renewable and other low-carbon resources geographically dispersed throughout the country. Under such a network design,…