Electric Utility, Public Utilities

New York PSC opposes plan to give utilities right of first refusal for transmission upgrades

November 4, 2021

Via: Utility Dive

The New York Independent System Operator’s (NYISO) ROFR proposal comes as FERC is considering revising its rules governing transmission planning. Utilities want FERC to give them the right to build transmission lines in their footprints instead of opening those projects […]

Electric Utility, Infrastructure, Miscellaneous

NYISO report notes shifting electricity patterns, need for more lines

July 11, 2016

Via: AmericanPublicPower

In its annual report on energy trends in New York state, released on July 5, the New York Independent System Operator said it sees a growing need for investment in transmission infrastructure to deliver renewable energy resources to load centers. […]