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FERC assesses penalties for late qualifying facility self-certifications
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2012

A recent order from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC” or “the Commission”) demonstrates the importance of timely compliance with the qualifying facilities (“QF”) regulations


What Georgia electric suppliers and economic developers should know about electric service rights to new premises locating in wholly new municipalities or consolidatedannexed areas
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2013

With 159 counties (second only to Texas for most in the country) and 536 municipalities, including seven consolidated governments, the trend in


North Dakota plant suspended
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2008

Westmoreland Power has suspended work on a 500 MW coal-fired power plant near Gascoyne, ND


FERC issues first rulings on Order No.1000 compliance proposals
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2013

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or "Commission") has issued its first two orders on Order No. 1000 compliance filings. Order No. 1000


Does litigation on the Endangered Species Act cost jobs and prevent the purpose of the act itself?
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2011

The U.S. House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee, chaired by Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA), held their first of multiple oversight hearings today on the Endangered Species Act


Basin Electric selects Powerspan for capture project
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2008

Basin Electric Power Cooperative has selected Powerspan to provide its carbon dioxide capture technology for its commercial demonstration CO2 capture project


Clean power MOU signed
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA, China
  • December 2 2009

About two weeks ago, the United States and China entered into a clean-tech agreement


The impact of patents on Smart Grid objectives
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2009

Following the federal government’s lead under the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA) to create a national Smart Grid, a host of players will come together to seek the common good


Commissioner warns of FERC retreat on transmission rate incentives
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2012

On the very last business day of 2011, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) used its authority under Section 219 of the Federal Power Act to grant New Jersey’s Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) rate incentives for construction of a large transmission project (the “NGR Project”), including a 25 basis-point adder to PSE&G’s return on equity (ROE) for project expenditures


David Revelt reviews the state of the U.S. solar industry
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2015

The solar industry is booming and has been doubling in size every few years. My favorite metric is that more solar has been installed in the past two