RESEARCH LIBRARY
Research Papers

Transmission Planning

2017|2016|2014 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 |

 

2017

Glachant, Jean-Michel;  Rossetto, Nicolò and Vasconcelos, Jorge.  Moving the Electricity Transmission System Towards a Decarbonised and Integrated Europe: Missing Pillars and Roadblocks.  European University Institute, April 2017.

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2016

Bresler, Stu. "Interregional Transmission Services and Operations: Beyond Order 1000." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 83rd Plenary Session. Cambridge, MA, June 2, 2016.

Lucas, Todd. "Interregional Transmission Service and Operations." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 83rd Plenary Session. Cambridge, MA, June 2, 2016.

Pfeifenberger, Johannes and Judy Chang. "Well-Planned Electric Transmission Saves Customer Costs: Improved Transmission Planning Is Key to the Transition to a Carbon Constrained Future." WIRES Group. June 2016.

Southwest Power Pool. "The Value of Transmission." January 2016.

Wilson, Elizabeth. "Stakeholder Processes." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 82nd Plenary Session. Washington, DC, March 10, 2016.

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2014

Chang, Judy. "Transmission Planning: The Challenges Ahead." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, 74th Plenary Session, Santa Monica, CA, February 27, 2014.

Flygt, Flora. "New Transmission Planning Framework." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, 74th Plenary Session, Santa Monica, CA, February 27, 2014.

Mukerji, Rana. "Planning in a competitive market environment: The New York Story." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, 74th Plenary Session, Santa Monica, CA, February 27, 2014.

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2012

Pfeifenberger, Johannes. “Interregional Cost Allocation: A Flexible Framework to Support Interregional Transmission Planning.” Presentation to Harvard Electricity Policy Group, 68th Plenary Session, October 11, 2012. 22 pages.

Pfeifenberger, Johannes, and Delphine Hou. "Seams Cost Allocation: A Flexible Framework to Support Interregional Transmission Planning." The Brattle Group, April 2012.

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2011

eTrans: Federal Permitting Transmission Tracking System. Map.

Tawney, Letha, Ruth Greenspan Bell, and Micah Ziegler. 2011. "High Wire Act: Electricity
Transmission Infrastructure and its Impact on the Renewable Energy Market.
" Washington, DC: World Resources Institute. April, 2011. 50 pages.

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2010

SMARTransmission: Studying renewable energy path to market. Phase I report: Strategic Midwest Area Renewable Transmission Study. Primary authors: Thomas Gentile, PE; David Elizondo, PhD; and Swakshar Ray, PhD. July 1, 2010. 83 pages.

Pérez-Arriaga, Ignacio J. Re: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation by Transmission Owning and Operating Public Utilities [Docket No. RM10-23-000]. Via Electronic Filing. August 12, 2010.

SMARTransmission: Studying renewable energy path to market. Phase 2 report: Strategic Midwest Area Renewable Transmission Study. Primary authors: Xiaohuan Tan, PhD, PE; Hamid Maghdan, PhD; Thomas J. Gentile, PE. October 6, 2010. 46 pages.

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2009

Tierney, Susan. The Goals for an Electricity Grid for the 21st Century: Where You Stand Depends Upon Where You Sit. Aspen Institute Energy Policy Forum. July 9, 2009. 36 pages.

Stuntz, Linda and Susam Tomasky, Co-Chairs. "An Electricity Grid for the 21st Century." 2009 Energy Policy Forum, The Aspen Institute. 77 pages.

2008

U.S. Department of Energy. Electric Transmission Congestion Study. Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 108 / Wednesday, June 4, 2008 / Notices. 2 pages.

E&ETV -- Electricity: Panel weighs challenges of creating national grid to lower prices, improve transmission. October 15, 2008.

2007

 

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Capacity Markets

Climate Change

Coal

Competitive Market Models and Transitions to Competition

Electric Storage and Transportation

Energy Efficiency:
Demand Response
Demand Side Management/Conservation

Environment - Clean Air

EPAct and Predictions for the Future

FERC Rulings and Reports

Investment Incentives/Risk Allocation

Lessons from Abroad

Lessons from Other US Industries

LMP

Merchant Transmission

Mergers, Market Power and Anti-Trust

National Energy Policy

Public Power

Regional Transmission Organizations

Regulation, Governance and Judicial Review

Reliability

Resources:
Coal
Natural Gas
Nuclear Power
Renewable Energy

Resource Adequacy

Retail Rate/Rate Design

Scarcity Pricing

Siting

Smart Grid

Standard Market Design and Demand-Side Activities

State and Regional Activities

Stranded Benefits (Including Public Policy, Environment, DSM, IRP)

Stranded Investments, Assets, Costs (Including the Nuclear Question)

Transmission Investment

Transmission Planning

Wholesale and Retail Competition

Miscellaneous (Including Electricity Futures, Economic Principles, Financial Reform)