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Industrial Info Resources

April 18, 2016 07:45 ET

Energy Department Supports Interstate Transmission Project, Clearing a Path Forward, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2016) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- A controversial interstate power transmission project is moving forward after the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) (Washington, D.C.) overrode objections to it from Arkansas utility regulators. For the first time, the DoE used authority granted to it under the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to partner with transmission developers to advance transmission projects it deems in the national interest.

Within this article: Provides statements from individuals on both sides of the issue as well as statements from the DoE.

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