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D.C. Circuit Rejects Challenge to FERC Orders on ISO-NE Scarcity Pricing Rules
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2018

On January 19, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (the “D.C. Circuit”) rejected the New England Power Generators


FERC Rejects Allegheny’s Proposal to Transfer Power Plant to Regulated Affiliate
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2018

On January 12, 2018, FERC denied authorization to transfer a 1,159 MW coal-fired generation facility (“Pleasants Facility”) owned by Allegheny Energy


FERC Terminates DOE NOPR Proceeding, Requests Information from RTOsISOs on Resilience
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

On January 8, 2018, FERC terminated the Department of Energy’s (“DOE”) Proposed Rule on Grid Reliability and Resilience Pricing (“Proposed Rule”


Virginia District Court Orders Discovery in FERC Enforcement Case Against Powhatan
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2018

On December 28, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (“District Court”) held that Powhatan Energy Fund LLC, Dr. Houlian


FERC Claims Exclusive Jurisdiction Over Energy Efficiency Resources in Wholesale Electricity Markets
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

On December 1, 2017, FERC concluded that it has exclusive jurisdiction over the participation of energy efficiency resources ("EERs") in wholesale


FERC Directs SPP to Change Eligibility for Certain Transmission Rights
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2017

On October 19, 2017, FERC ordered Southwest Power Pool, Inc. (“SPP”) to revise its Open Access Transmission Tariff (“OATT”) to provide that network


FERC Issues Policy Statement Extending License Terms for Hydro Projects
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2017

In a policy statement issued October 19, 2017, FERC revised its longstanding approach to setting the license terms for hydroelectric projects. The new


SPP Transmission Owners File FERC Complaint Over Alleged Cost Shifting
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2017

On October 13, 2017, a group of transmission owners in the Southwest Power Pool, Inc. (“SPP”) filed a complaint with FERC under Section 206 of the


FERC Issues Policy Statement Extending License Terms for Hydro Projects
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2017

FERC released a policy statement on October 19, 2017, revising its longstanding approach to setting the license terms for hydroelectric projects. The


Senate Bill Proposed to Add Monetary Threshold to FPA Section 203 Prior Approval Requirement for Facility Acquisitions
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2017

On September 27, 2017, U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) and Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) introduced senate bill 1860: A bill to amend section 203