19th Century Grid Unsuited To 21st Century Electricity Distribution

By SolarWakeup By Frank Andorka, Senior Correspondent
What Happened: The invaluable Michael Panfil, lawyer for the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), created a tweet-storm on Friday worthy of a president as the nation’s ISOs offered comments on the FERC resilience docket. In short
With the exception of PJM, the regional ISOs say the weakest link in the current electricity-distribution system is in the wires connecting centralized generation plants to customers.
More distributed generation with storage is the most likely solution to the problem.
SolarWakeup’s View: Short version: A 19th century grid isn’t the most effective way to transmit electricity in the 21st century.
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