Nebraska is part of the Southwest Power Pool
Nebraska is part of the Southwest Power Pool, one of nine
regional transmission organizations in the United States. Federal
Energy Regulatory Commission officials have issued orders that
require more regional planning and inter-region cooperation to
improve operations on an overwhelmed grid.
Posted: Sunday, November 27, 2011 3:10 am
KEARNEY — When Tom Swierczewski goes “prospecting” for wind farm
sites, wind quality isn’t the first consideration on his
High-quality wind throughout the Midwest means developers can
choose from hundreds, maybe thousands, of locations just in
Nebraska. “Economically, you could probably do a project just about
anywhere,” Swierczewski said at last week’s Nebraska Wind
Conference in Kearney.
Thank you for reading your allotted free articles on our site. If you would like to continue to read ... Please log in below using your existing user ID and Password that you have created. If you need help, please contact our circulation office at (308) 233-9777.
Sunday, November 27, 2011 3:10 am.