Latest Past Events

History of the Transmission Policy Landscape

Congressman Sean Casten (D-IL), Former FERC Commissioner Nora Mead Brownell, and Rob Gramlich for a discussion on the history of the transmission policy landscape, with opening remarks from Senator Ed Markey (D-MA). Following the 1992 EPAct with then-Congressman Markey’s inclusion of an open access requirement, FERC used that law to issue Order No. 888 in […]

Transmission and Tribal Lands

As we mark one year since the release of ACEG’s Recommended Siting Practices for Electric Transmission Developers report, let’s delve into one important topic it highlights: transmission and energy development in tribal lands. How should tribes as sovereign entities participate and receive consideration in the conversation around transmission and energy development? What systemic disadvantages have […]