International non-profit trade association WIRES recently completed and released results of a study that measured the lifecycle benefits of transmission investment. A report of the study entitled “How Does Transmission Benefit You? – Identifying and Measuring the Life-Cycle Benefits of Infrastructure Investment” along with a 2- page overview are available for review. Results are intended to help developers, planners, regulators, and energy companies identify where the best return will be realized on grid investments. Benefits covered include local economic impact, business growth, reliability and consumer costs.
Learn more about WIRES and the organization’s mission at www.wiresgroup.com.