April 29, 2013
The Eastern Interconnection Planning Collaborative (EIPC) has completed the transmission planning study of the Eastern Interconnection grid with the issue of a draft report of the study’s second phase.
April 25, 2013
Clean Line Energy (CLE) Partners has signed an agreement to acquire Power Network New Mexico, LLC (Power Network), one of the developers of the Power Network transmission project (also referred to as the Central New Mexico Collector System).
April 24, 2013
The Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission (IRAC) has rejected the request of City of Summerside to build its own transmission line and interconnection to access the two submarine cables at Maritime Electric’s switching station in Bedeque.
April 22, 2013
The staff of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is proposing to approve Version 5 of the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Reliability Standards proposed by North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).
April 22, 2013
Continuing its efforts to review the Order 1000 compliance filings, the FERC has conditionally accepted the proposals of two major grid operators, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) and New York ISO, as well as the far smaller transmission operators, South Carolina Electric & Gas Company and NorthWestern Corporation.
April 19, 2013
Transmission Developers Incorporated (TDI) has received a certificate to construct and operate a transmission project from New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) for its Champlain Hudson Power Express (CHPE) project.
April 18, 2013
West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corporation, has planned to spend about USD110 million in 2013 to further enhance the electrical system and reliability in its 24-county service area.
April 17, 2013
Anbaric Transmission has released the Transmission Customer Open Solicitation for its 230 kV, 34 mile (54.74 km) Grand Isle Intertie (GII) Project between Plattsburgh, New York and Essex, Vermont as per the new guidelines issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
April 14, 2013
The ±500 kV high voltage direct current (HVDC) Zephyr Power Transmission Project may pass through Albany County as per the route proposed by its developer Duke-American Transmission Company (DATC).