Upper Great Plains Wind Energy Programmatic EIS

Based on a programmatic EIS that Western Area Power Administration prepared with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as a joint lead agency, Western issued a record of decision to announce its selection of the preferred alternative, which is also the environmentally preferable alternative, to adopt a standardized process for collecting information and evaluating the potential environmental impacts of wind energy interconnection requests.

For more information, see Upper Great Plains Wind Energy Programmatic EIS.