Renewable Energy Needs More Infrastructure: Report

Law360, New York (October 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- With the House and Senate fighting over the inclusion of several renewable energy initiatives this fall, Congress should first consider whether the current energy infrastructure can handle carrying this cleaner energy to consumers, a report by an energy watchdog said.

In its annual report on long-term reliability released on Tuesday, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation said that unless additional resources are brought into service, many North American areas could fall below their target capacity margins within two or three years.

NERC is a nonprofit formed...
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