FERC Should Safeguard the Reliability and Resilience of the U.S. Power Grid

In the wake of Winter Storm Elliott, multiple states were once again faced with a serous emergency which highlighted the fragility of the US Electricity Grid. Dispatchable power generation retirements have accelerated, and the Federal Energy ...

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China’s Coal Fleet

The Biden administration continues to pursue its decarbonization goals, while other countries increase their reliance on coal because of its affordability and abundance.[i]  China – the world’s largest carbon emitter – pledged to stop increasing ...

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MISO Coal Retirements are a Growing Reliability Threat

The Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) is one of seven regional transmission organizations (RTOs) tasked with overseeing the reliability of the electricity grid.  MISO, to its credit, has pointed out the reliability challenges it ...

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