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Transmission Watch Graphic Transmission WatchTM is a quarterly transmission report which provides expert insights into regional reliability issues, economic congestion relief, and public policy drivers in the context of RTO transmission planning processes and State transmission policies. ESAI Power analyzes regulatory and policy initiatives that affect transmission investments of incumbent transmission organizations and independent developers and provides regular updates on the progress of significant transmission projects.

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Transmission Watch™ Report Published for Q1 2021

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In today’s Transmission WatchTM report, ESAI Power analysts assess the NYDPS report on the power grid mandated by the Accelerated Renewable Energy Growth and Benefit Act. Our analysis looks at the need for coordination between renewables and energy storage deployment. This will have implications on the competitive market structure in the NYISO.
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Need Coordination Between Renewables and Energy Storage Deployment in NYISO | Transmission Watch Blog

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In our latest Transmission Watch report, we identify the need for coordination between renewables and energy storage development in NYISO.  ESAI's analysts take an in-depth perspective on the New York Department of Public Services (NYDPS) initial report on the Power Grid to the New York Public Service Commission (NYPSC) in January. This Power Grid Study was mandated by the April 2020 Accelerated Renewable Energy Growth and Community Benefit Act. This study seeks to identify transmission investments that are necessary to achieve climate goals under New York’s July 2019 Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CPCLA).