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Concord Monitor (New Hampshire, May 18) -- Industry experts say it is technologically possible to run transmission lines underground; buried projects already exist around the world. The biggest factor for all underground projects, is the cost, says George Gross, an electrical and computer engineering professor at Illinois.

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