FERC Interconnection Rule Sets Penalties, Ends ‘Reasonable Efforts’ Standard
Commission Shows Frustration over Transmission Providers’ Missed Deadlines
Share of projects requesting interconnection that reached commercial operations from 2000-2017, with capacity-weighted completion rates in brackets. Only ISO-NE and ERCOT exceed 30% completion. | Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Jul 31, 2023 |
FERC’s revamp of its generator interconnection procedures will impose penalties on transmission providers that fail to complete studies on time.