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Mon May 13, 2024, 04:46 PM May 13

New Rules Could Boost Wind and Solar Power

New Rules Could Boost Wind and Solar Power

May 13, 2024 at 4:25 pm EDT By Taegan Goddard 8 Comments



“Federal regulators on Monday approved sweeping changes to how America’s electric grids are planned and funded, in a move that supporters hope could spur thousands of miles of new high-voltage power lines and make it easier to add more wind and solar energy,” the New York Times reports.

“The new rule by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which oversees interstate electricity transmission, is the most significant attempt in years to upgrade and expand the country’s creaking electricity network.”


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New Rules Could Boost Wind and Solar Power (Original Post) applegrove May 13 OP
K&R Think. Again. May 13 #1
An jmportant step! Mopar151 May 13 #2


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2. An jmportant step!
Mon May 13, 2024, 05:09 PM
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A better grid, will make distributed storage much more possible, so we can store up "clean", low cost power, for times of peak use.

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