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Freelance Writer, Editor, Consultant, Self-employed

I've been a business journalist since 1985 when I received an MBA from Penn State. I covered energy, technology, and venture capital for The Philadelphia Business Journal from 1998 through 2013....

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  • Aug 19, 2021

Transmission developers and energy policy experts told Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm at a roundtable discussion in New Mexico that the Biden administration must make it easier for transmission lines to get approved and built if it wants to meet its clean energy and climate goals.

Fernando Martinez, executive director of the New Mexico Renewable Energy Transmission Authority, and others told Granholm about permitting bottlenecks that have slowed transmission infrastructure development in the Land of Enchantment, citing a 165-mile line that required 430 easements from landowners to build.




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