Happy Flag Day!
In the news today…
- Utility Dive reports a recent survey shows grid operator MISO could have capacity shortfalls or potential surpluses in the coming years, depending on how markets react to the most recent planning resource auction.
- Ames Tribune reports electric customers in Ames, Iowa, are being asked to curtail power usage today during expected record-high temperatures.
- KCCI reports that MidAmerican Energy encourages various home power-saving measures during a coming heat wave, but utility officials say the company is prepared for a spike in power demand.
- Herald-Times reports an expected “heat dome” over Indiana will drive up temperatures and is expected to spike electricity usage during peak demand periods.