Oct. 15, 2016

…MISO is the bulk power transmission system Clinton is connected to. It’s also the source of a study that found power supply reserves in a multi-state area could fall short beginning in 2018 if all plant shutdowns, including some coal-fired plants in southern Illinois, proceed.

Can you say “brownout?”

The glimmer of hope is from quiet negotiations underway involving revised legislation that could be presented at the General Assembly’s November veto session, or at an expected “lame duck” session in January.

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