Beef Magazine is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Power grid proposed

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) wants special power lines to carry renewable energy generated from solar, geothermal and wind sources in America's heartland to population centers. Reid says the federal government would be able to override states and direct where the lines would go and who would pay for them. The measure is expected to become part of a broader Senate energy bill that the body

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) wants special power lines to carry renewable energy generated from solar, geothermal and wind sources in America's heartland to population centers. Reid says the federal government would be able to override states and direct where the lines would go and who would pay for them.

The measure is expected to become part of a broader Senate energy bill that the body plans to take up this spring.