Regulation of Access, Pricing, and Planning of High Voltage Transmission in the U.S.

Posted on February 22nd, 2024 by Tony Tran

The U.S. regulation of high-voltage transmission is highly complex and, as a result, generally poorly understood. The complexity is created […]

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Research Commentary: Strategic Sector Investments are Poised to Benefit Distressed US Counties

Posted on February 15th, 2024 by Tony Tran

Spurred in part by three significant pieces of federal legislation, since 2021, the United States has experienced an investment surge […]

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Research Commentary: Evaluating the Impact of the BIG WIRES Act

Posted on January 31st, 2024 by Tony Tran

Building interregional transmission is critical to a decarbonized and more resilient U.S. grid. However, according to the most recent DOE […]

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Designing Distribution Network Tariffs Under Increased Residential End-user Electrification: Can the US Learn Something from Europe?

Posted on January 23rd, 2024 by Tony Tran

As decarbonization policies lead to the electrification of the transportation, buildings, and other end-use sectors, it will be necessary to […]

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The Expansion of Incentive (Performance Based) Regulation of Electricity Distribution and Transmission in the United States

Posted on January 10th, 2024 by Tony Tran

I examine developments in the application of performance-based regulation (PBR) to electricity distribution and transmission in the United States. Applications […]

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