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Inflation Reduction Act upends utility resource planning tenets: NARUC panelists

November 17, 2022

The Inflation Reduction Act will upend key tenets of utility resource planning, including the need for bottom-up forecasting to account for a pending surge in electric vehicle and building load, according to panelists at a National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners meeting.

In a change to utility planning assumptions, the IRA, signed into law in August, includes a range of tax credits for clean energy resources that will last for at least a decade.

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