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Grid Death Spiral

If utilities inevitably raise rates to bring in needed revenues as the volume of power sales decline, what will happen to the grid - policy makers increasingly worry.

The grid is threatened.

Electricity prices soared 39 percent since 2004, federal stats show.

One result: utilities in 20 states want to decouple their rates from actual sales of electricity, reports The Wall Street Journal.

 

 

 

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