Times are EDT - The Great Lakes Wind Collaborative (GLWC) Regional Transmission Workgroup invites you to join a two hour discussion on transmission cost allocation, particularly as it pertains to the connection of wind energy facilities to the grid. Representatives from the major transmission organizations in the Great Lakes region will provide an overview of their respective cost allocation processes and plans for future changes. General discussion on the drawbacks and advantages of the different cost allocation methods is encourage.
Commissioner Lauren Azar, Wis. Public Service Commission, Chair of Cost Allocation and Regional Planning (CARP) work group of the Organization of MISO States (OMS) (MISO service area includes portions of the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin)
John Buechler, Executive Regulatory Policy Advisor, NY-ISO (NY-ISO service area includes the state of New York)
Steve Herling, Vice President, PJM Interconnection (PJM Interconnection service area includes portions of the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania)