MISO is an essential link in the safe, cost-effective delivery of electric power across all or parts of 15 U.S. states and the Canadian province of Manitoba. As a Regional Transmission Organization, MISO assures consumers of unbiased regional grid management and open access to the transmission facilities under MISO’s functional supervision.
Our expertise and advancements in technology helps bring new energy sources to market—from clean energy to batteries to support for electric vehicles. Smart Grid technologies ensure greater resource utilization for an increasingly efficient, reliable and safe transmission network. As a user of synchrophasor technology, MISO brings a new level of situational awareness for grid operators and furthers the U.S. Department of Energy’s goal of revitalizing the nation’s electric grid.