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by Lori Valigra
The commission said it is “critical” that Maine accelerate its electric grid infrastructure modernization so it is compatible with new technology and that it improve its capacity to transmit electricity bidirectionally, meaning power could be converted more easily between different types of electricity systems.
The commission hired a consultant last year to study the design and operation of Maine’s electric distribution system with a focus on uses in heating and transportation. The regulatory body said upgrading electrical transmission and distribution infrastructure and using new technologies “will likely be costly and produce upward pressure on electric rates.”
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