The Wind Power ‘chicken and Egg’ Problem in the Eastern Interconnection

Michael Giberson Utility-scale renewable power is sometimes said to suffer from a “chicken and egg” problem when the high quality renewable resources are far from existing customer load or suitable long-distance transmission lines. The asserted problem is that no one would develop the renewable resource unless they have a means to move the power to … More The Wind Power ‘chicken and Egg’ Problem in the Eastern Interconnection