EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

North America (Electric Transmission Areas, Dec. 2008)

Description
The Platts Electric Transmission Areas geospatial data layer contains regions representing the geographic extent of adjacent market areas whose flow of electricity is not known to be affected by transmission constraints. Transmission areas typically cover a larger extent than a control area and are based on NERC reported summer/winter regional and inter-regional reliability.
Publisher
Platts
Place(s)
North America, USA, Canada, Mexico, and Latin America
Subject(s)
polygon, energy, utilities, economy, electric transmission areas, electric transmission, transmission constraints, and electricity
Year
2008-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
MIT