"There is a strong demand for renewables and emission-free resources, and those resources are going to significantly drive the need for transmission planning and development throughout New York State, and I expect that that's true throughout a lot of regions of the U.S., given all of the different policy goals and general demand from consumers … for that emissions-free resource to supply their power...I think that that's really going to drive a lot of transmission needs in the future."

Zachary Smith

Vice president of System and Resource Planning, New York ISO

Americans for a Clean Energy Grid
2020-08-10T15:56:39-04:00

Zachary Smith

Vice president of System and Resource Planning, New York ISO

"There is a strong demand for renewables and emission-free resources, and those resources are going to significantly drive the need for transmission planning and development throughout New York State, and I expect that that's true throughout a lot of regions of the U.S., given all of the different policy goals and general demand from consumers … for that emissions-free resource to supply their power...I think that that's really going to drive a lot of transmission needs in the future."