Coal Plant Retirements are Bad News for Electricity Bills

We are seeing a growing number of news articles forecasting rising electricity bills, among them the Wall Street Journal’s “Electric Bills Soar Across the Country as Winter Looms.” The article, which addresses the looming crisis of high utility bills ...

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Interview with the CEO of NERC on Grid Diversity and Reliability

Public Utilities Fortnightly sat down with Jim Robb, CEO of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), at the recent NARUC Summer Policy Summit to discuss grid diversity and reliability. The full interview appears in the September ...

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China’s Coal Fleet Continues to Grow (Quick Facts)

The Inflation Reduction Act is now law.  A lot of the enthusiasm about its enactment has to do with the $369 billion that will be spent to reduce U.S. carbon emissions.  However, climate change is a global challenge, so it’s fair to ask ...

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