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Wind – Business Network for Offshore Wind releases new policy brief outlining framework for regional transmission collaboration
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Wind – Business Network for Offshore Wind releases new policy brief outlining framework for regional transmission collaboration

The policy brief, authored by John Dalton, President of Power Advisory LLC and head of the Network’s Grid & Transmission Working Group, was released ahead of the expected published results of New Jersey’s offshore wind transmission solicitation to connect 7.5 GW of generation to the grid. The brief builds upon the evident success of the state’s transmission solicitation, which spurred dozens of private sector bids, and offers a framework for multi-state transmission solicitations within the same regional transmission organization (RTO). The US offshore wind industry is on the verge of tremendous growth thanks to strong state demand totalling 77.4 GW in long-term state targets, powerful new federal manufacturing and development incentives, and efforts to build trust and transparency ...