An Ambitious Vision for Upscaling Wind Transmission

2016-11-23T15:02:08+00:00

Wind could provide 20 percent of the energy of the power grid that serves most of eastern North America, but the transmission lines would cost about $80 billion, according to a study conducted by Midwest grid operators. The study is highly unusual in its breadth. Grid operators routinely consult among companies in their respective regions [...]