Washington Poised to Become Net Electricity Importer by 2050
Industry observers say Washington will need to build much more high-voltage transmission to accommodate the demand stemming from widespread electrification. A new state Senate bill would require utilities to look 20 years into the future to assess tranmission needs. | © RTO Insider LLC
Feb 2, 2023 |
The push for decarbonization will transform Washington from a key exporter of electricity to a net importer by mid-century, a state agency has found.