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Industrial Info Resources

December 17, 2012 06:30 ET

Strategic Challenges Dog North American Planned Transmission Build-Out, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Dec 17, 2012) -  Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $100 billion of electric transmission projects are scheduled to kick off across North America between 2013 and 2017. But tens of billions of those projects likely will be delayed or cancelled, a victim of local opposition, changing market conditions and a longstanding divide over national transmission policy between Congress and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) (Washington, D.C.), speakers told an industry webcast last week.

Other companies featured: Berkshire Hathaway Corporation (NYSE:BRK-A), Xcel Energy Incorporated (NYSE:XEL), Duke Energy Company (NYSE:DUK)

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