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WIEB Webinar: Priority Considerations for the Transport of Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel in the U.S.

The Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB) – Stanford University 2019 Summer Interns hosted a webinar presenting the culmination of their work on analysis of shipping priorities for transporting commercial spent nuclear fuel in the United States. The interns analyzed spent nuclear fuel data collected by the Energy Information Administration from utilities who operate nuclear power […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting (Rescheduled) | September 6, 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Mountain Time The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities of WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to […]

Summer 2019 HLRWC Meeting

The WIEB HLRWC held the summer edition of its semi-annual meetings in Crystal City, VA, on June 11, 2019. This meeting was held in conjunction with the National Transportation Stakeholder’s Forum Annual Meeting at the Westin Crystal City. This meeting was also held jointly with the Western Governors’ Association Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Transportation Advisory […]

Fall 2019 EIM-BOSR Meeting

The Fall 2019 Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) Meeting will be held at the Westin – San Diego Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, California. The meeting will take place from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. PST on Monday, October 7, 2019. Agenda

WIRAB Monthly Meeting (Rescheduled) | August 7, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities of WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to educate […]

Fall 2019 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Meeting

 The Fall 2019 Joint CREPC-WIRAB Meeting will be held at the Westin – San Diego Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, California.  The meeting will begin at 1:00 p.m. PST on Monday, October 7, 2019 and end at 12:00 p.m. PST on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.  Agenda topics include: Wildfire Risk and Grid Resilience Inter-regional Transmission […]

2020 WIRAB Business Plan and Budget

WIRAB staff has submitted a final draft of the WIRAB 2020 Business Plan and Budget (BP&B) to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).  The BP&B outlines WIRAB’s budget and funding requirement, and identifies the organization’s strategic priorities and goals, for 2020.  The WIRAB budget is developed as part of the overall funding process for […]

WIRAB Monthly Meeting Canceled | July 2019

The WIRAB monthly teleconference meeting scheduled for July 4, 2019 is canceled due to the Independence Day holiday. The next WIRAB monthly teleconference meeting will be August 1, 2019 at 11:00 AM MT. Additionally, the WIEB offices will be transitioning to a new webinar and teleconference service, so please check the WIEB Announcements for the […]

EIM-BOSR Teleconference | June 7, 2019

The Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) Body of State Regulators (BOSR) will meet via webinar and conference call on June 7, 2019, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Mountain Time. The conference call will include a discussion of CAISO’s Draft Final Proposal EIM Governance Review Committee Charter. Phone: 866.740.1260 Access code: 8974605 Web Link: href=https://cc.readytalk.com/r/koc6qeotcy3z&eom

WIRAB Monthly Meeting | June 6, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mountain Time The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) is conducting its monthly teleconference to discuss current initiatives and activities of WIRAB.  The purpose of the monthly meetings is for WIRAB Staff to provide WIRAB Representatives with progress reports on key initiatives and activities, to educate […]