Utility Dive: Justice Department, FTC urge FERC to expand competition for building new transmission, deny utility exclusivity

Posted August 18, 2022
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There is bipartisan support for transmission competition. FTC voted 5-0 (no more than three Commissioners can be of the same political party). Trump’s DOJ also supported transmission competition. Four of the five FERC Commissioners recently defended competition in a concurrence.