Energy Infrastructure and Siting Committee Report
213 ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE AND SITING 2009 Annual Report1 I. ADMINISTRATIVE DEVELOPMENTS A. Transmission Siting Developments 1. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management Designate West-wide Energy Corridors In January 2009, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued separate Records of Decision (ROD) designating energy corridors on federal lands in eleven western states.2 The corridors were designated pursuant to section 368 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (...