MISO West Risks Becoming ‘Dead Zone,’ Stakeholders Warn November 12, 2020By Amanda Durish CookBy Amanda Durish CookMISO stakeholders said another round of expensive system upgrades would render the RTO’s West planning region a “dead zone” for new generation. | MISO Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Stakeholders Split on Potential MISO RA RequirementsStakeholders appear torn over whether MISO should develop reliability guidelines that could establish uniform resource adequacy criteria across its footprint. | © RTO InsiderLaura Pricing Has MISO Stakeholders Scratching HeadsA briefing by MISO staff on the record uplift in the RTO’s energy market caused by Hurricane Laura left stakeholders with more questions than answers. | MISOMISO West Planning Belies Upgrade Needs, Critics sayMISO West won’t see any major projects in this year’s transmission planning cycle, despite complaints that renewables in the interconnection queue necessitate billions in upgrades. | MISO Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.