Tag: power line

Electric, Energy Consumption

How to Get Up to 40% More Capacity from Existing Power Grid Transmission Lines

November 4, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Experts claim power grid infrastructure needs to be upgraded to accommodate the vast amount of renewable energy expected to be added to the system in coming decades. That could require billions of dollars in investments, millions of hours of planning […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Energy Department backs power line from Plains to Southeast

March 28, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy said Friday it would partner with a private firm hoping to build a transmission line to carry wind power from the High Plains to the southeastern United States, angering Arkansas politicians who believe the federal […]