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Ferc Energy Storage Rule Creates New Opportunities For Small, Low- Impact Hydropower Projects
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2018

The United States has produced clean, renewable electricity from hydropower for more than 100 years. Today there are approximately 2,500 domestic dams


FERC Rejects Department of Energy Proposal Benefitting Coal and Nuclear
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 9 2018

On January 8, 2018, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) rejected the Department of Energy's (DOE) Proposed Rule, which would have


Department of Energy Proposes Rule Benefiting Coal and Nuclear to FERC
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 3 2017

On September 28, 2017, the US Department of Energy (DOE) submitted a proposed rule to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that, if


Department of Energy seeks industry input for 2012 electric transmission congestion study
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • November 15 2011

The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (DOE) recently announced its plans to conduct a study of transmission congestion in 2012.


Consultation published on Northern Ireland Renewables Obligation (NIRO) banding review
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 28 2011

Northern Irish Department for Enterprise Trade and Investment (DETI) have published the NIRO Banding Consultation.


Will the white paper keep the lights on?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2011

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have published their long-trumpeted white paper on the reform of the UK electricity market.


Energy and Climate Change Committee criticises Electricity Market Reform proposals
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 21 2011

On 16 May 2011, the Energy and Climate Change Committee (ECCC) published a Report on the Government’s Electricity Market Reform (EMR) proposals which were contained in the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) consultation in December 2010.


Consultation on solar PV FITs
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 21 2011

The Feed-in Tariff (FITs) scheme was launched in April last year to provide financial incentives for generators of low carbon electricity.


The first review of the Feed-in Tariff scheme begins early
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 14 2011

On 7 February, Chris Huhne the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change announced the first review of the Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme.


Revisiting RE-FIT
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • February 17 2010

As part of the development of a sustainable energy strategy, the Irish government has recently enacted a number of measures that represent significant extensions to the Renewable Energy Feed In Tariff ("RE-FIT") scheme of financial support for the generation of electricity from renewable sources.