NREL Webinar No. 2 (11/15/2012) Transmission Planning in the Western Interconnection

This National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) November 15, 2012 presentation explains the different levels of transmission planning are, who does them, and which are most relevant to siting on public lands; explains how the Western Electricity Coordinating Council’s (WECC) regional planning works and what they are looking at, and discusses the challenges of moving from planning to construction.