Landon Stevens writes in Utility Dive on the importance of investing in the power grid.
- A recent report from the North American Electric Reliability Council has warned that regions in the U.S. will face the threat of power outages this summer.
- As more utilities and states increase their share of renewable intermittent energy sources, investments to modernize the grid will be crucial.
- Congress, who has already allocated $12 billion for transmission buildout, can stretch tax dollars further by reducing regulatory barriers and enacting pro-growth policies.
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