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Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Legal Alert: FERC Clarifies QF Recertification Requirement
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by Daniel E. Frank and Caileen N. Gamache

By Daniel E. Frank and Caileen N. Gamache In an order issued on March 30, 2010, 1 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) clarified one ambiguity in its qualifying facility (QF) regulations, while leaving another in its wake. Resolved is the... Read More

Renewable Energy Treasury Grant Program Extended
Posted on 21 Dec 2010 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Treasury's popular renewable energy grant program was extended with the passage of The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010. This legislation also extends certain tax depreciation benefits available for... Read More

Sutherland Legal Alert: Wind Farm Generators Required to Comply with Transmission Reliability Requirements
Posted on 24 Jun 2011 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By Dan Frank, J.J. Kubicek and Alex Konieczny The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has found that two wind farm generators must comply with reliability requirements applicable to transmission owners and operators because of the tie-lines... Read More