Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Latest stories

10h
Alaska Public
Kachemak Bay hydroelectric plant works to meet regulationsover what does that mean and how does that affect the fishery,” said Day. Acco
Kachemak Bay hydroelectric plant works to meet regulations
Alaska Public / Posted 10 hours ago
over what does that mean and how does that affect the fishery,” said Day. According to the Alaska Energy Authority, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission just finished a draft environmental assessment of the project in March. A final... Read more
15h
The Hill
Evolution of an issueLouisiana. Besides those first five export terminals, two other projects have
Evolution of an issue
The Hill / Posted 15 hours ago
Louisiana. Besides those first five export terminals, two other projects have received construction permits from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and at least three others should receive a similar “green light” before the end... Read more
16h
Business Wire
NextDecade Files FERC Application, Reaches Major Milestone for Rio Grande LNG and Rio Bravo Pipelinemanagement company of liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects, announced today tha
NextDecade Files FERC Application, Reaches Major Milestone for Rio Grande LNG and Rio Bravo Pipeline
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
management company of liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects, announced today that it has filed an application with the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for authorization to site, construct and operate Rio Grande LNG, a proposed 27... Read more
17h
Elmira Star-Gazette
15 charged at Crestwood protest65, Cayutaville; Laura Salamendra, 32, Geneva; Regi L. Teasley, 64, Ithaca, and
15 charged at Crestwood protest
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
65, Cayutaville; Laura Salamendra, 32, Geneva; Regi L. Teasley, 64, Ithaca, and R. Timothy Wolcott, 64, Johnson City. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has given conditional approval of Crestwood’s plans to expand methane storage. The state... Read more
21h
York Daily Record
The system failed us with Holtwood park closure (editorial)in 2012 agreed to turn over the park and land for public use. Here’s an excerpt
The system failed us with Holtwood park closure (editorial)
York Daily Record / Posted 21 hours ago
in 2012 agreed to turn over the park and land for public use. Here’s an excerpt from that story: “…In 2012, PPL told the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that it wanted to transfer the land, including the park, to the nonprofit... Read more
2 related stories
23h
York Daily Record
In 2012, PPL wanted Holtwood open to public useIn 2012, PPL Corp. told the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission it wanted to t
In 2012, PPL wanted Holtwood open to public use
York Daily Record / Posted 23 hours ago
In 2012, PPL Corp. told the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission it wanted to transfer the Holtwood Picnic and Recreation Area and neighboring land to the Lancaster County Conservancy, according to LNP. Controversy stirred when Talen Energy, a... Read more
1d
Mid-Hudson News
Proposed Cannonsville hydroelectric facility receives extensionThursday, May 5, 2016 DEPOSIT – The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission grant
Proposed Cannonsville hydroelectric facility receives extension
Mid-Hudson News / Posted yesterday
Thursday, May 5, 2016 DEPOSIT – The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted a two-year extension of its license to build a hydroelectric facility on the release works at Cannonsville Reservoir, operated by the New York City Department of... Read more
1d
The Advocate
Foster Campbell says Entergy to refund customers about $50 millionannounced Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell late Wednesday. But it c
Foster Campbell says Entergy to refund customers about $50 million
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
announced Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell late Wednesday. But it could take a year for a judge with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to calculate precisely how much money would be returned to Entergy’s customers, Campbell... Read more
1d
WWLP Springfield
Spectra cites pipeline progress, says partners “give us the advantage”basin to flow reliably into the Northeast, helping to meet the increasing deman
Spectra cites pipeline progress, says partners “give us the advantage”
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
basin to flow reliably into the Northeast, helping to meet the increasing demand while lowering energy costs.” The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in April issued a notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement for the... Read more
1d
Fort Worth Weekly
Shalefield Storieswhen and how the site was permitted. Who is in charge when there is a problem?
Shalefield Stories
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted yesterday
when and how the site was permitted. Who is in charge when there is a problem? The DEP? The Public Utility Commission? Federal Energy Regulatory Commission? Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Association? How will we know when the problems... Read more
1d
Business Wire
Eversource Energy Reports First Quarter 2016 Resultsthe first quarter of 2015. Higher transmission earnings were related to the imp
Eversource Energy Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2015. Higher transmission earnings were related to the impact of an order issued in March 2015 by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which resulted in a $12.4 million, or $0.04 per share, after-tax charge in the first... Read more
1d
The River Reporter
Controversial power project investigatedby natural gas, which would come, at least in part, through the Millennium Pipe
Controversial power project investigated
The River Reporter / Posted yesterday
by natural gas, which would come, at least in part, through the Millennium Pipeline; Millennium has applied through the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to build a pipeline to the CPV plant. The New York Daily News reported on April 29 that... Read more
32 related stories
1d
The River Reporter
Buckingham moves forward on pipeline agreement; Residents’ pleas for postponement ignoredPipeline, have a time limit. He said that one is 20 years. Schwartz also said
Buckingham moves forward on pipeline agreement; Residents’ pleas for postponement ignored
The River Reporter / Posted yesterday
Pipeline, have a time limit. He said that one is 20 years. Schwartz also said he talked to the general counsel of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), who said the project would need a permit from FERC, and by moving forward the... Read more
2d
The Daily Sentinel
Pass the resolutiona resolution carries no weight of law, some may argue that a vote on the matter
Pass the resolution
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
a resolution carries no weight of law, some may argue that a vote on the matter is meaningless. We beg to differ. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is mulling over whether to reconsider its rejection of a permit to build the $6 billion... Read more
2d
The Daily Sentinel
In unusual move, Jordan Cove resolution sent to committeea Republican. All of those officials have sent letters in support of the proje
In unusual move, Jordan Cove resolution sent to committee
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
a Republican. All of those officials have sent letters in support of the project, which awaits an appeal before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. That federal panel initially rejected a permit for the Jordan Cove project in March on... Read more
2d
Boston Globe
Berkshire Power Plant operators plead guilty to charges of tampering with emissions equipmentCarmen M. Ortiz said in a statement. The case marks the first criminal prosecu
Berkshire Power Plant operators plead guilty to charges of tampering with emissions equipment
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Carmen M. Ortiz said in a statement. The case marks the first criminal prosecution for false statements made to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The companies acknowledged that they instructed employees to adjust an oxygen monitor... Read more
2d
WWLP Springfield
Energy chief flags need for more natural gas capacitythe Baker administration, through the Department of Public Utilities and other
Energy chief flags need for more natural gas capacity
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
the Baker administration, through the Department of Public Utilities and other agencies, engaged closely enough with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission over the Kinder Morgan pipeline. He referenced other states, such as New York and... Read more
2d
Deseret News
Utah submits licensing documents for Lake Powell pipelinepages of studies detailing the controversial project and its potential impacts.
Utah submits licensing documents for Lake Powell pipeline
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
pages of studies detailing the controversial project and its potential impacts. The application submitted Monday with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission includes more than 1,000 pages of comments and responses from the public or agencies... Read more
2d
The Herald News
Politi-Beat: Disgraced R.I. Rep. Gallison played key role in anti-LNG effortsGallison joined General Assembly colleagues in pushing a resolution in oppositi
Politi-Beat: Disgraced R.I. Rep. Gallison played key role in anti-LNG efforts
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
Gallison joined General Assembly colleagues in pushing a resolution in opposition to the plan that was delivered to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission as they debated the project.He also created a bit of a stir when he refused to sign a... Read more
2d
The Columbus Dispatch
AEP backs off most of profit-guarantee requestto reconsider. These are the latest developments in an eventful few days for O
AEP backs off most of profit-guarantee request
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
to reconsider. These are the latest developments in an eventful few days for Ohio utility regulation. Last Wednesday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said the Ohio profit plans would not be allowed to take effect. This throws some of the... Read more
2d
Berkshire Eagle
Group aims to block any Kinder Morgan effort to revive pipeline projectto dismiss and deny the company's application for the 412-mile Northeast Energy
Group aims to block any Kinder Morgan effort to revive pipeline project
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
to dismiss and deny the company's application for the 412-mile Northeast Energy Direct pipeline has been filed to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission by the Pipeline Awareness Network for the Northeast (PLAN-NE). The document posted late... Read more
2d
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
ERCOT Expects Plenty of Electricity for Hot Texas Summerfor Hot Texas Summer PALO ALTO, CA -JULY 12: A power line tower is shown July
ERCOT Expects Plenty of Electricity for Hot Texas Summer
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
for Hot Texas Summer PALO ALTO, CA -JULY 12: A power line tower is shown July 12, 2002 in Palo Alto, California. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission boosted the maximum price of electricity from $55.26 per megawatt hour to $91.87 in the... Read more
2d
The Charleston State Journal
The history of the war on coal: Obama, EPA, Supreme Courtto enact standards so strict as to force a “shift” in the entire domestic energ
The history of the war on coal: Obama, EPA, Supreme Court
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
to enact standards so strict as to force a “shift” in the entire domestic energy grid. That power rests solely with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Instead, Obama has expanded the authority of the EPA, in an unprecedented manner, using... Read more
4d
The Nashua Telegraph
Leaders credit community for shelved pipelineand at public hearings, residents and officials had appealed to the chief agenc
Leaders credit community for shelved pipeline
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
and at public hearings, residents and officials had appealed to the chief agency in charge of approving the project, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, as well as to the governor and congressional delegation. John D'Angelo, the head of... Read more
4d
Mid-Hudson News
Opponents of Pilgrim Pipelines protest along Thruwaycrude oil, rather than natural gas, the authority to move forward is left in th
Opponents of Pilgrim Pipelines protest along Thruway
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 days ago
crude oil, rather than natural gas, the authority to move forward is left in the hands of the state instead of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission which has been criticized previously for their “streamlining” of pipeline projects. “We... Read more
4d
The Medina County Gazette
Local eyes fixed on Spectra gas pipeline explosion — The Medina County Gazetteto Michigan and to a hub in Ontario, Canada. The partnership is called NEXUS Ga
Local eyes fixed on Spectra gas pipeline explosion — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
to Michigan and to a hub in Ontario, Canada. The partnership is called NEXUS Gas Transmission and has applied to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for permission to start construction in early 2017. Interviewed by The Gazette on... Read more
9 related stories
4d
Boston Herald
Pennsylvania gas blast reverbs in Massachusettshave been rebuffed at every turn. Last year, a federal court ordered the city t
Pennsylvania gas blast reverbs in Massachusetts
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
have been rebuffed at every turn. Last year, a federal court ordered the city to issue permits for construction, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which has exclusive regulatory power, rejected a request to reopen its approval of the... Read more
5d
The Daily Sentinel
May 1, 2016shifting China from coal to natural gas will reduce global climate change. In t
May 1, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
shifting China from coal to natural gas will reduce global climate change. In the name of saving the Earth, it urges the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to authorize the project. The editorial is short sighted. Jordan Cove is a $6 billion... Read more
5d
Boston Herald
PA. gas blast reverbs in Massachusettshave been rebuffed at every turn. Last year, a federal court ordered the city t
PA. gas blast reverbs in Massachusetts
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
have been rebuffed at every turn. Last year, a federal court ordered the city to issue permits for construction, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which has exclusive regulatory power, rejected a request to reopen its approval of the... Read more
6d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio's top utility regulator to leave job for private sectorsame week federal regulators dealt a blow to the Ohio commission over a pair of
Ohio's top utility regulator to leave job for private sector
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
same week federal regulators dealt a blow to the Ohio commission over a pair of energy deals it approved last month. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission says the power purchase agreements, filed separately by Columbus-based AEP and... Read more
3 related stories
7d
Lowell Sun
Natural gas pipeline project may not be deadwould not have pulled the plug unless they had a pretty good indication that th
Natural gas pipeline project may not be dead
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
would not have pulled the plug unless they had a pretty good indication that they were not going to get approval from (the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission), at least as it is currently proposed," said Vincent DeVito, an energy attorney with... Read more
7d
The Columbus Dispatch
AEP pushing re-regulation after blocked profit guaranteein some form since 2013. A PUCO spokesman said the agency had no comment about
AEP pushing re-regulation after blocked profit guarantee
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
in some form since 2013. A PUCO spokesman said the agency had no comment about the federal decision. Late Wednesday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ruled that the profit guarantees cannot take effect until the panel reviews them.... Read more
18 related stories
7d
The Daily Sentinel
Support Jordan Covegroups to dismiss the case, adding another layer of uncertainty to the Jordan C
Support Jordan Cove
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
groups to dismiss the case, adding another layer of uncertainty to the Jordan Cove project. Despite DOE approval, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission rejected a certificate to build the $6 billion LNG terminal on the Oregon... Read more
7d
Peninsula Clarion
HEA to hold meeting, electionat Moose Pass’s Grant Lake. Homer Electric Association submitted a license appl
HEA to hold meeting, election
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 7 days ago
at Moose Pass’s Grant Lake. Homer Electric Association submitted a license application for the Grant Lake project to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on April 18. If completed, the project is expected to produce 5 megawatts of power. “If... Read more
7d
Baltimore Sun
50-year pact gives American shad, other migratory fish a boost in passage through Conowingo Damamid pressure from wildlife and conservation advocates the last time the Conowi
50-year pact gives American shad, other migratory fish a boost in passage through Conowingo Dam
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
amid pressure from wildlife and conservation advocates the last time the Conowingo was applying for a license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in 1980. That license expired last year, opening the door for a similar effort on behalf... Read more
7d
FOX Business
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking Todayuser eutrophication&hypoxia. What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking Today
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
user eutrophication&hypoxia. What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45 a.m. EST on Thursday. That's after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, decided to review income guarantee agreements from the company and fellow... Read more
18 related stories
7d
FOX Business
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking TodayReading Below What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45 a.m. EST on Thu
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking Today
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
Reading Below What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45 a.m. EST on Thursday. That's after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, decided to review income guarantee agreements from the company and fellow... Read more
18 related stories
7d
CommonDreams.org
FERC Requires Federal Review of FirstEnergy Bailout in OhioWASHINGTON - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today granted a co
FERC Requires Federal Review of FirstEnergy Bailout in Ohio
CommonDreams.org / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today granted a complaint filed by the Electric Power Supply Association to require federal review of the FirstEnergy bailout in Ohio. Specifically, FERC has held that the Affiliate Power... Read more
7d
San Antonio Express-News
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking Todayuser eutrophication&hypoxia. What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45
Regulatory Ruling Sends FirstEnergy Corp.'s Stock Sinking Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
user eutrophication&hypoxia. What: Shares of FirstEnergy slumped 11% by 10:45 a.m. EST on Thursday. That's after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, decided to review income guarantee agreements from the company and fellow... Read more
7d
TheStreet.com
First Energy, American Electric retreat after feds decide to review Ohio dealsWHAT'S NEW: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, said it would re
First Energy, American Electric retreat after feds decide to review Ohio deals
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 days ago
WHAT'S NEW: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, said it would review contracts that American Electric Power and First Energy received from the state of Ohio, Bloomberg reported yesterday. Under the contracts, the companies are slated... Read more
8d
The Columbus Dispatch
AEP profit, sales down because of mild winterenergy regulators stepped in to put on hold an Ohio plan that gives AEP a guara
AEP profit, sales down because of mild winter
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
energy regulators stepped in to put on hold an Ohio plan that gives AEP a guaranteed profit for selected power plants. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued orders that assert its authority on the topic, and raise doubts about whether the... Read more
8d
The East Liverpool Review
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
Lisbon Morning Journal
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
The Marietta Times
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
The Daily Sentinel
Gas plant proposal subject of novel suitthe state. The project would require construction of a power plant to serve it.
Gas plant proposal subject of novel suit
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
the state. The project would require construction of a power plant to serve it. The project recently was rejected by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which cited a lack of customers to warrant the impacts of a 232-mile pipeline... Read more
8d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
9&10 News Cadillac
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
KXXV Waco
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
KPLC Lake Charles
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
8d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy dealsto impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect
Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based... Read more
18 related stories
More

People in this news