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Updating the Electrical Grid

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Updating the Electrical Grid

Updating the Electrical Grid

Updating the Electrical Grid

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The lights may be back on, but the hangover from Thursday's blackout is just starting to take hold. From energy companies to you and your neighbors, there will be costs to update the electrical grid. Join Neal Conan for a discussion on the price of power.

Guest:

Clark Gellings
*Vice president of power delivery and markets at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Tom McGinty
*Energy reporter for Newsday (a daily newspaper based in Long Island)

Earnest Moniz
*MIT Physics Professor
*Former undersecretary of Energy under President Clinton

Wenonah Hauter
*Director of the Energy and Environmental Program at Public Citizen