With compliance costs estimated at $50 billion to $60 billion during the next 15 years, the Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) affects just about every market participant in the electric power...
2, he could not confirm any rumors of unwarranted denial of transmission access. But then again, ECAR doesn't operate any control areas. Grid operation is run by ECAR member companies.
"I'm not aware of any particular problems with the transmission system last week. All of our member companies were taking the necessary steps. But they were getting well down the list of emergency procedures.
Simon added, however, that EPSA was still digesting the events of the week of June 22, and would not rule out the need for the FERC to take some narrow "pro-market" steps to guarantee transmission access.
Said Simon, "We are not suggesting that the FERC simply close its eyes to real problems." F
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