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Troutman Sanders LLP: FERC Allows Non-public Information Sharing Between Gas Pipelines, Electric Utilities
Posted on 3 Dec 2013 by Troutman Sanders

By Troutman Sanders LLP On November 15, 2013, FERC issued Order No. 787, authorizing interstate natural gas pipelines and electric transmission operators to voluntarily share non-public, operational information with each other to promote grid reliability... Read More

U.S. Energy Information Administration Monthly Reports Available
Posted on 25 Apr 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

The U.S. Energy Information Administration released its most recent "Monthly Energy Review" on March 28, 2012. The Monthly Energy Review is the U.S. Energy Information Administration's primary report of recent and historical energy statistics... Read More

Foley & Lardner LLP: Energy Industry Updates for March 2011
Posted on 18 Apr 2011 by Foley & Lardner LLP

By Foley & Lardner LLP An Uncertain Future for the DOE Loan Guarantee Program As discussions heat up over how to reduce the deficit in the current fiscal year, many eyes are on the loan guarantee program administered by the U.S. Department... Read More

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Legal Alert: NERC Provides Guidance on Delegating Reliability Tasks
Posted on 29 Apr 2010 by Daniel Frank, Caileen Gamache, Catherin Krupka

By Daniel E. Frank, Caileen N. Gamache, and Catherine M. Krupka In a Compliance Process Bulletin issued yesterday, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) provided guidance to entities registered for compliance with the mandatory... Read More

Is Virginia Poised to Become a Mid-Atlantic Hub for Offshore Wind Energy?
Posted on 23 Aug 2010 by Vandeventer Black LLP

By Michael P. Giordano, Vandeventer Black LLP While the United States grips with the devastating effects of a tragic offshore oil spill, states on the Atlantic coast are turning their focus toward the development of a different kind of energy off... Read More

Electricity Law Developments: Developments in the States
Posted on 11 Jun 2010 by ABA Public Utility Communications Transportation

By American Bar Association Section of Public Utility and Electricity Committee This emerging issue analysis examines developments in electricity law in 29 states across the United States. It covers developments such as the Delaware Energy Efficiency... Read More