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Connecticut 100% carbon-free plan is chance to move beyond ISO-NE gas focus: DEEP chief

As more states pursue aggressive clean energy policies, some are finding their carbon priorities do not line up with the resource adequacy requirements of their grid operator.

Connecticut tends to site more natural gas plants to meet those ISO-NE requirements for the region because the state "happens to have a convergence of gas pipeline infrastructure already in the ground as well as transmission infrastructure," according to Dykes.