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Troutman Sanders LLP: Without Tax Credit Extensions, Returns Of PPAs For Renewables Will Have To Give, GAO Says
Posted on 7 Jul 2015 by Troutman Sanders

By Renewable Energy Insights SNL reports that if Congress does not extend a pair of subsidies for the renewable energy industry, new construction will slow unless retail electricity providers pay significantly more for wind and solar power or developers... Read More

Troutman Sanders LLP: FERC Releases 2015 Energy Primer
Posted on 4 Aug 2015 by Troutman Sanders

On July 27, 2015, FERC released its 2015 version of the Energy Primer: A Handbook of Energy Market Basics (“Energy Primer”). The Energy Primer was developed by staff from the Division of Energy Market Oversight within FERC’s Office of... Read More

Troutman Sanders LLP: FERC Office of Energy Projects Issues Best Practices Manual
Posted on 4 Aug 2015 by Troutman Sanders

On July 28, 2012, FERC’s Office of Energy Projects (“OEP”) released a 32-page manual titled “Suggested Best Practices for Industry Outreach Programs to Stakeholders” (“Manual”). In doing so, OEP states that the... Read More

Troutman Sanders LLP: FERC Holds that Demand Response, Energy Efficiency Resources can Participate in PJM Transition Auctions for New Capacity Product
Posted on 4 Aug 2015 by Troutman Sanders

On July 22, 2015, the Commission determined that demand response and energy efficiency resources should be able to participate in two PJM Interconnection LLC (“PJM”) transition auctions created to implement a new capacity product called Capacity... Read More