May 20, 2013

Analysis of the Macroeconomic Impacts of the Proposed Zephyr Transmission Project

London Economics International, LLC. performed an analysis of the macroeconomic impacts of the proposed Zephyr Project by incorporating the dynamic input-output economic model developed by REMI. Between 2013 and 2020, this proposed Zephyr Project was forecasted to create 11,750 jobs or an average of 1,470 jobs per year while spending more than $140 million per year in the four states involved in this project. This spending will facilitate an additional 882 indirect and induced jobs each year.

London Economics – Zephyr Transmission Study [full PDF]