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Illinois’ landmark energy law includes the nation’s most comprehensive grid planning requirements

Good planning will ensure that grid infrastructure supports the state's clean energy ambitions, to the benefit of all Illinoisans

9/23/21

Nikhil Vijaykar

Update

Shoring Up the Power Grid: We Can’t Afford the Cost of Inaction

How do we prepare our grid for the impacts of climate change, where all three factors—electric supply, demand, and grid infrastructure—are each regularly strained to their limits?

2/22/21

Nikhil Vijaykar

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Midwest Grid Planning: Transparency and Inclusion to Maximize Distributed Energy Resources

As more Midwestern states establish critical and ambitious decarbonization targets, transparent and thoughtful distribution planning will become an increasingly important strategy to ensure those targets are met.

1/26/21

Nikhil Vijaykar

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Putting the Equity in “Return on Equity”

Through thoughtful investments in its electric grid, utilities, in a limited way, have an opportunity to advance environmental, racial, and economic equity.

6/5/20

Nikhil Vijaykar

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