Transmission:

Michigan Municipal Electric's Weeks calls for revamp of FERC cost allocation plan

Does the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's cost allocation plan for new transmission disproportionately affect certain regions? During today's OnPoint, Jim Weeks, executive director of the Michigan Municipal Electric Association and a member of the MISO Northeast Transmission Customer Coalition, explains why he believes Michigan is being unfairly affected by FERC's proposed plan. He discusses movement in Congress to address the issue and gives his take on how FERC should allocate the costs of new transmission.