Power Grid Vulnerabilities
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program.
James Hoecker talked about the vulnerabilities of the U.S. power grid in light of a recent blackout in Detroit. Topics included the ages of electric power infrastructure systems around the country, responsibility for the power grid, and investment in the infrastructure by power companies.
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- Nancy Calo Producer C-SPAN->Radio
Greta Brawner Host C-SPAN
James Hoecker Chair (Former) Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
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