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Report Calls for Modernizing Power Grid

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Report Calls for Modernizing Power Grid

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Report Calls for Modernizing Power Grid

Report Calls for Modernizing Power Grid

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A research institute backed by the power industry issues what it hopes will be a rallying cry for improving the nation's electric grid. The Electric Power Research Institute says more investment in new technology and smarter policy are both needed to avoid a repeat of this month's Northeastern blackout. NPR's Scott Horsley reports.