Relieving Congestion

Some articles on relieving congestion:

Death Star (business)
... around the California power grid to receive payments from the state for "relieving congestion." According to the company's own memo they would be paid "for moving energy ... They would receive a payment from California for apparently relieving congestion on the grid ...

Famous quotes containing the words congestion and/or relieving:

    In Western Europe people perish from the congestion and stifling closeness, but with us it is from the spaciousness.... The expanses are so great that the little man hasn’t the resources to orient himself.... This is what I think about Russian suicides.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    Of all the animals with which this globe is peopled, there is none towards whom nature seems, at first sight, to have exercised more cruelty than towards man, in the numberless wants and necessities with which she has loaded him, and in the slender means which she affords to the relieving these necessities.
    David Hume (1711–1776)