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NERC report warns EPA regs will cause electrical system instability

Recent NERC 10-year projections are warning that extreme new EPA regulations will cause system instability and potential outages in the nation’s electrical system. The latest body to sound the EPA alarm is the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), which … Continue reading

12. December 2011 by Jason Hayes
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Grid reliability problems predicted for Texas & New England

The recently published NERC long-term reliability assessment findings indicate that changing fuel prices and a host of new EPA regulations could “threaten the stability of power grids in Texas and New England within the next decade.” NERC projected that the … Continue reading

05. December 2011 by Jason Hayes
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