BILLIONS NEEDED TO IMPROVE US TRANSMISSION SYSTEM BY 2050
A new report by WIRES projects investment need of $230-$690 billion to support a more electrified economy
POLICYMAKERS NEED CREDIBLE DATA FOR EVALUATING ORDER 1000 FIXES
Study from Concentric Energy Advisors is most comprehensive to date; finds no basis to expand scope of transmission solicitation processes.
ITC OFFERS STRATEGIES FOR NEW ENERGY FUTURE AT 2018 CERA WEEK
At Premier Industry Conference, ITC Executives Offer Strategies for a New Energy Future
TRANSMISSION INVESTMENT BENEFITS CONSUMERS AND LOCAL ECONOMIES
Electric transmission projects produce diverse and quantifiable benefits during their long lives. – London Economics International
JOBS STUDY INFOGRAPHIC
The U.S. Electric Power Industry Creates American Jobs and Supports a Healthy Economy- Powering America Report
NREL SEAMS STUDY
The latest in a growing body of evidence supporting grid modernization comes from the high-profile National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
ASCE REPORT CARD
Electric delivery in the U.S. depends on aging and complex patchwork system of power generation facilities, transmission and distribution grids, local distribution lines, and substations. The American Society of Civil Engineers gives energy infrastructure a grade of D+.
A WIRES REPORT: THE TRUTH ABOUT THE NEED FOR ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION INVESTMENT
WIRES released a white paper by London Economics International (LEI) in response to many myths and long-held beliefs about investment in electric transmission that influence the thinking or actual decisions of policy makers, regulators, and the public about the need for, and benefits of, this critical infrastructure. View the full WIRES report.
BENEFITS OF TRANSMISSION GRID IMPROVEMENTS, STUDIED
ICF International studied historical data to calculate the benefits on operations and reliability from new transmission projects. Learn more.
WIRES: WELL PLANNED ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION SAVES CUSTOMERS COSTS
A new report commissioned by WIRES through the Brattle Group shows how changing the way we plan major transmission expansions can save customers billions during the coming transition to new forms of electric generation, new modes of managing the grid, and new uses of electricity. Read the full report.