Shannon Osaka of The Washington Post reports on transmission line bottlenecks.
- Transmission lines are essential for keeping the lights on and for carrying clean power to different parts of the country.
- Antiquated regulations are slowing down transmission line development which hinders our ability to reach clean energy goals.
- The approval process for connecting new power lines to the grid now takes an average of 4 years to complete and disproportionately impacts clean energy generation.
- Regulators should look modernize and streamline the process for building transmission lines in order to drive clean energy progress.
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