Thanks to funds from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act, construction of a green power transmission line stretching from Lethbridge, Alberta in Canada, down to Great Falls, Mont., was put back on track after a bank failure. Currently under construction, the Montana-Alberta Tie Line, which is owned by Toronto-based Tonbridge Power, will connect the electricity
Leading labor unions joined environmental groups, renewable energy developers, electric utilities and other stakeholders recently in asking Senate leaders to strengthen authorities in S.1462, the American Clean Energy Leadership Act, to enable the construction of new power lines to bring renewable energy resources to market. New electric transmission is critical to developing America’s vast domestic
While climate legislation has not yet come to pass, we know major reductions in greenhouse gas emissions will be a reality. The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (H.R. 2454), for example, sets a long-term target for greenhouse gas emissions reductions of more than 80% by 2050. To meet the renewable energy and
One of the key functions of the National Clean Energy Transmission website is to provide a user-friendly library of reports, analyses, videos, and articles covering a wide variety of transmission topics. We’ve built in a number of ways to make your searches quicker and easier. Search Field – If you are looking for a key
Welcome to the new website for the National Clean Energy Transmission Initiative. We are a coalition of more than 50 groups dedicated to unlocking our country’s cheap, abundant renewable power.