Thousands of miles of transmission lines pose problems for Obama energy plan

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transmission-lines Earlier this month, Jay Vincent, Saint Consulting’s senior vice president for energy, drew attention in The Saint Report to opposition to transmission lines that might block President Obama’s vision of a new power grid for America.

Peter Slevin and Steven Mufson have just published in The Washington Post a broad look at the dueling interest groups, billions of dollars and years of planning permission jockeying that crowd the stage for the new administration’s energy plans. Their message is that alternative energy is still facing strong headwinds.

Jay Vincent is senior vice president for energy for The Saint Consulting Group, email vincent@tscg.biz, phone 312.970.5770 Ext: 7502

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