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DOE gives loan guarantee to southwestern transmission project

By / February 16, 2011

Map of southwestern grid transmission project, Southwest Intertie Project. Credit: DOI. The DOE announced it is using Recovery Act monies to provide a loan guarantee for $343 million to assist a consortium building a 500 kV transmission line poised to transmit 600 MW of power throughout the Southwest. The significance of this grid loan guarantee is that…

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DOE study poinpoints public land for solar development

By / December 17, 2010

Peter offered readers a heads up Wednesday about yesterday’s meeting with Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Secretary of Energy Steven Chu. Here’s what transpired. According to a DOE press release, Salazar and Chu announced an environmental analysis that identifies proposed solar energy zones on public lands in six western states: Arizona, California, Colorado,…

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