Brattle principal Hannes Pfeifenberger recently presented at the Transmission Executive Forum West on September 19, 2011 in San Francisco, CA. The forum’s topic, “Strategies for Meeting Transmission Needs in the West,” addressed the policies and initiatives driving the transmission sector. Mr. Pfeifenberger served as a panelist for the session on “Transmission Cost Allocation and Cost Recovery in the West.” Mr. Pfeifenberger discussed transmission investment trends and needs in the region, as well as planning and cost allocation under the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Order 1000. The presentation is available for download below.