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Industrial Info Resources

September 27, 2011 06:30 ET

FERC Order No. 1000 Attempts to Ease Power Transmission Construction Issues, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 27, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Renewable energy developers -- particularly those of remote solar and wind facilities -- face a single problem that is perhaps the biggest hindrance to the development of these facilities: getting power from the plant site to the consumers. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) this summer issued FERC Order No. 1000, "Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation by Transmission Owning and Operating Public Utilities." The document is basically a guidebook to allocate costs for new transmission lines, improving the way transmission lines are planned and funded.

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