Midwest ISO Says Brookings Line Set To Receive MVP Designation

2011-03-11T13:25:47+00:00

A section of the proposed CapX2020 project - the Brookings County-Hampton transmission line, could receive a multi-value project (MVP) designation by the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator (Midwest ISO) as early as this summer, giving wind projects a much-needed boost. MVP projects must support public-policy requirements or address reliability and/or multiple economic issues in multiple [...]

Midwest ISO Says Brookings Line Set To Receive MVP Designation2011-03-11T13:25:47+00:00

Xcel Executive Says Gas Boom Could Help Wind Industry

2010-11-16T10:15:44+00:00

Despite a 2010 slowdown the wind industry is not dying -it's growing through a fitful adolescence.  U.S. natural gas prices have dropped below $4 per thousand cubic feet at the wellhead compared with more than $11 in 2008.  But Minnesota-based utilities such as Xcel Energy and Great River Energy are counting on the wind industry, [...]

Xcel Executive Says Gas Boom Could Help Wind Industry2010-11-16T10:15:44+00:00

MISO Stakeholders Get a Glimpse of FERC Re-Filing

2010-07-14T09:00:10+00:00

Stakeholders in the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator (MISO) footprint received advance notice of the contents contained in the system operator's re-filing on July 15, 2010 with the Federal Energy Regulatory Committee (FERC) regarding its cost allocation proposals for transmission. FERC previously deemed MISO's so-called "90/10" generator interconnection cost allocation methodology proposed in a July [...]

MISO Stakeholders Get a Glimpse of FERC Re-Filing2010-07-14T09:00:10+00:00
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