Governors Midwest Initiatives Events






Federalism and the Grid:

Federal and State Collaboration to Ensure a Reliable Electricity Grid

September 30 - October 1, 2015

Washington, DC

Top of the Hill at the Reserve Officers Association | Minuteman Ballroom

One Constitution Avenue, NE


The MGA held its fifth annual transmission meeting in Washington, DC on September 30 and October 1 on the theme of Federalism and the Grid.

The Midwest has made steady progress in planning for the transmission needs of the future. Midwestern governors have been actively engaged in this process to ensure collaboration among the many regional stakeholders. To build upon the region’s successes and the MGA’s past efforts on transmission, this meeting focused on federal and state collaboration needed to ensure a reliable electric grid.


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Oak Ridge National Laboratory

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