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Reliability Technology Issues and Needs Assessment

National Transmission Grid Study

Full Report
Screen version 1.8 MB, 108 pp
Print version 7.6 MB, 108 pp
Final Report presented in sections
Cover 510 KB, 1 p
Table of Contents 410 KB, 2 pp
Transmittal Letter 605 KB, 1 p
How This Study was Conducted 408 KB, 2 pp
Acknowledgments 400 KB, 1 p
Acronyms 18 KB, 1 p
Executive Summary 410 KB, 3 pp
Section 1: Our National Transmission System Today and Tomorrow 820 KB, 8 pp
Section 2: The National Interest in Relieving Transmission Bottlenecks 1.1 MB, 14 pp
Section 3: Relieving Transmission Bottlenecks By Completing the Transition to Competitive Regional Wholesale Electricity Markets 1.2 MB, 14 pp
Section 4: Relieving Transmission Bottlenecks Through Better Operations 1.2 MB, 12 pp
Section 5: Relieving Transmission Bottlenecks Through Effective Investments 2.2 MB, 22 pp
Section 6: DOE's Commitment and Leadership 944 KB, 4 pp
Consolidated List of Recommendations 411 KB, 5 pp
Appendix A: Policy Office Electricity Modeling System (POEMS) and Documentation for Transmission Analysis 450 KB, 6 pp
Appendix B: List of Participants at DOE National Transmission Grid Study Public Workshops and Written Comments Received by DOE 410 KB, 3 pp
Appendix C: Glossary 422 KB, 5 pp
Issue Papers
Screen version 973 KB, 243 pp
Print version 5.8 MB, 243 pp
Issue Papers presented in sections
Cover 3.5 MB, 2 pp
List of Acronyms 15 KB, 4 pp
Transmission System Operation and Interconnection 1.1 MB, 36 pp
Reliability Management and Oversight 590 KB, 29 pp
Alternative Business Models for Transmission Investment and Operation 548 KB, 38 pp
Transmission Planning and the Need for New Capacity 559 KB, 33 pp
Transmission Siting and Permitting 593 KB, 51 pp
Advanced Transmission Technologies 1.1 MB, 45 pp
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