designated two NIETCs, one in southern California-Arizona, and a second
of the current NIETCs, and information on the upcoming second congestion
While the TrAIL/Loudoun project sponsors continue to work with various state and local authorities to obtain certificates of public convenience and need and other permits for the construction of the projects, Fitch believes the NIETC
designation increases the probability that the projects will eventually reach fruition.
to consider the environmental effects of designating NIETCs
transmission within NIETCs can be issued by federal regulators,
ambitious program for redesignating NIETCs and siting transmission based