Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Ferc)

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is the United States federal agency with jurisdiction over interstate electricity sales, wholesale electric rates, hydroelectric licensing, natural gas pricing, and oil pipeline rates. FERC also reviews and authorizes liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals, interstate natural gas pipelines and non-federal hydropower projects.The top priorities in 2014 include:natural gas - electric coordinationsmart griddemand responseintegration of renewablesOrder No. 1000 - transmission planning and cost allocation↑
Posts about Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Ferc)
  • Concerned About a Gas Pipeline?

    … the form of a gas. Last Fall I wrote about PennEast Pipeline Co, LLC, located in Wyomissing, PA, submitting its application to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for a permit to proceed with construction of the proposed about $1 billion PennEast Pipeline that will offer natural gas to consumers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Today, we…

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  • PennEast Submits Application To FERC For PA to NJ Pipeline

    … the current pipeline constraints that result in higher costs, increased price volatility and reduced reliable energy supplies for consumers. Pending regulatory approval and issuance of a FERC certificate, PennEast anticipates beginning construction in 2017. It is not yet clear if PennEast intends to seek to utilize condemnation to secure property rights…

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