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White House Memo May Indicate Future Coal And Nuclear Subsidies
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC") members on June 19, 2018, affirmed their commitment to regional energy market stability.
United States
5 Jul 2018
Department Of Energy Proposes Ferc-Authorized Full Cost Recovery For Certain Nuclear And Coal Power Generation
Secretary Perry's initiative, a DOE-issued Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NOPR")...
United States
9 Oct 2017
A Revolution Coming In Renewable Energy Finance: The Emergence Of Energy Private Equity Funds
The emerging trend of energy private equity ("EPE") funds is revolutionizing the renewable energy field, as renewable energy joins leveraged buyouts, venture capital and hedge funds as asset classes that institutional investors and high net worth investors are using to deploy their capital in a diversified manner, with the added "social good" of investing in a sustainable energy future.
United States
13 Mar 2017
Congressional Tax Panels Investigate Solar Tax Incentives
On September 14, 2016, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued letters to seven companies...
United States
27 Sep 2016
White House Council On Environmental Quality Releases Final Guidance On Considering Climate Change In Environmental Reviews
Today, the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) released final guidance for Federal agencies on how to consider the impacts of their actions on climate change in their National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) reviews
United States
8 Aug 2016
NY Approves Goal For 50% Renewable Energy By 2030
On August 1, 2016, the New York Public Service Commission approved the state's plan to achieve fifty percent of its generation needs from renewables.
United States
8 Aug 2016
NCUC's Ruling Finds Utility Watchdog Group In Violation Of North Carolina Law For Its Sale Of Solar Power To Greensboro Church
The Commission's order was the result of a Request for Declaratory Ruling filed by NC WARN in June of 2015.
United States
3 May 2016
Key Permit Granted For New England Clean Power Link
The Vermont Public Service Board has issued a Certificate of Public Good (the "Certificate") for the New England Clean Power Link Project (the "Project"), a 1,000MW high voltage direct current transmission line...
United States
29 Feb 2016
FERC Order 745 Affirmed By The United States Supreme Court
FERC Order 745, also known as the demand response rule, was issued in March 2011 with the goal of encouraging the participation of demand resources in wholesale markets administered by FERC.
United States
3 Feb 2016
Renewable Energy Tax Credits Extended
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed the $1.15 trillion omnibus spending agreement, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 (the "Act")...
United States
15 Jan 2016
FERC Disclaims Jurisdiction Over Certain Passive Interests
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued an order granting a petition for declaratory order in Starwood Energy Group Global, Docket No. EL15-87-000, 153 FERC ¶ 61,332 (2015).
United States
8 Jan 2016
Tax Credit Extension Brings Holiday Cheer To Green Energy Industry
Congressional lawmakers have brokered a tentative $1.1 trillion omnibus appropriations bill that includes multiple year extensions for the renewable production and investment tax credits.
United States
30 Dec 2015
Tenth Circuit Upholds Colorado's Renewable Portfolio Standard
On July 13, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit ("Tenth Circuit") upheld the State of Colorado's renewable portfolio standard ("RPS") as valid under the dormant commerce clause.
United States
22 Jul 2015
Calif. Senate Passes Climate Package Aiming For 50% Renewable Power, Halving Petroleum Use
The bills still must pass the state's Assembly, and similar ones from that chamber must be reconciled with Senate versions.
United States
8 Jun 2015
Without Tax Credit Extensions, Returns Or PPAs For Renewables Will Have To Give, GAO Says
The incentives, which together accounted for $11.5 billion in forgone revenue from fiscal year 2004 through 2013, are key drivers of construction and employment, industry trade groups argue.
United States
8 Jun 2015
Interior Department Approves First Solar Energy Zone Projects
When built, the three solar energy projects on public lands in Clark County, Nevada, will generate up to 440 megawatts of energy and are expected to create up to 1,900 construction jobs.
United States
5 Jun 2015
SCE&G Reaches Settlement On $37M Program To Expand Solar Projects In South Carolina
The Charlotte Business Journal reports that S.C. Electric & Gas, the SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) subsidiary that has about 660,000 electric customers, has reached an agreement with consumer and renewable-energy advocates...
United States
1 Jun 2015
FERC Offers EPA Advice On Commission's Potential Role In Clean Power Plan
On May 15, 2015, the FERC commissioners sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") addressing two areas where FERC could contribute to maintaining reliability under EPA's Clean Power Plan ("CPP").
United States
1 Jun 2015
Southern Co. Teams With Tesla On Powerwall
The article points out in addition to residential solar applications, Tesla's recently announced Powerwall battery products "also allow owners of commercial buildings to cut down on peak energy use."
United States
1 Jun 2015
IRS Releases Updated Guidance Further Clarifying ‘Beginning Of Construction’ For Renewable Energy Facilities
TIPA extended the deadline from January 1, 2014, to January 1, 2015. Industry participants have been anxiously awaiting the IRS guidance since TIPA became law in late 2014.
United States
24 Mar 2015
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