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In Another Significant Step Toward Its Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals, New York Awards 1700 MW of Offshore Wind
In Another Significant Step Toward Its Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals, New York Awards 1700 MW of Offshore Wind
United States
26 Jul 2019
Connecticut, Latest Entrant In US East Coast Offshore Wind Race, Goes (Up To 2 GW) Big
Raised Bill 7156, approved by both the Senate and House of Representatives of the Connecticut General Assembly on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, and headed for signature by Governor Ned Lamont
United States
21 Jun 2019
Utility Tariff Bonds For Coal and Other Electrical Generating Plant Retirements In Montana?
Montana may be, like New Mexico and possibly Colorado,1 permitting utility tariff bonds related to certain electrical generating plant retirements.
United States
26 Apr 2019
In Another Milestone, Icebreaker Wind Receives Key Construction Permit
On March 25, 2019, and about 18 months after its formal application, Icebreaker Wind received a key construction permit from the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
United States
11 Apr 2019
More Utility Tariff Bonds For Coal Plant Retirements In New Mexico And Possibly Colorado. Coming To Your State Soon?
On March 22, 2019, the governor of New Mexico signed the Energy Transition Act of 20191 into law. The law sets forth a plan to transition New Mexico to 100 percent renewable energy ...
United States
10 Apr 2019
Connecticut Green Bank Monetizes Solar Renewable Energy Certificates In A Rated Securitization
According to a related presale report (and as had been announced in an earlier request for proposal), the Connecticut Green Bank (Green Bank)
United States
28 Mar 2019
CFPB Seeks Input For PACE Financing Regulations
Congress amended the Truth in Lending Act in May 2018 by directing the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau to prescribe ability-to-repay regulations with respect to Property Assessed Clean Energy ("PACE")
United States
15 Mar 2019
FERC Clarifies Its Concurrent Jurisdiction With Regard To Bankruptcy Filings That Seek To Reject Power Purchase Agreements
On January 25, 2019, the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order clarifying its position with regard to bankruptcy filings that seek to reject Commission-jurisdictional wholesale power purchase agreements.
United States
1 Feb 2019
Into The Void (Again): PG&E Intends To Enter Bankruptcy Proceedings – Possible Consequences For Renewable PPAs
After months of speculation, it is now official1: PG&E (both the parent, PG&E Corporation, and its subsidiary, Pacific Gas & Electric Company), having faced extraordinary challenges ...
United States
29 Jan 2019
Record Prices For Latest BOEM Auction Of OCS Renewable Energy Leases
After two days of 32 rounds of competitive bidding by 19 companies1 in the latest auction of Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) renewable energy leases by the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM).
United States
20 Dec 2018
New York State Issues RFP For First 800 MW Of Offshore Wind Power
Formal proposals are due by February 14, 2019 and are required to be firm and valid for 180 days after that date. NYSERDA expects to announce the related awards in April 2019.
United States
15 Nov 2018
Virginia State Corporation Commission Finds Proposed Offshore Wind Project (Sort Of) "Prudent"
Last Friday, November 2, 2018, the State Corporation Commission of the Commonwealth of Virginia issued a final order regarding the application by Virginia Electric and Power Company ...
United States
12 Nov 2018
In Major Step Forward, Icebreaker Wind Receives A FONSI From The DOE
On October 3, 2018, Icebreaker Wind1 announced that, in "the most significant single approval Icebreaker Wind has received to date," the US Department of Energy (DOE)
United States
8 Oct 2018
US East Coast Offshore Wind Race Is On: MA Adds Another 1,600 MW Of Offshore Wind, Approval Sought For PPAs At Record Low Prices
On July 31, 2018, the governor of Massachusetts signed the Clean Energy Future Act (CEFA) into law adding another 1,600 MW of authorized offshore wind before December 31, 2035 to the 1,600 MW
United States
21 Aug 2018
FERC Issues Order No. 849 To Force Review Of Pipeline Cost-Based Rates Following Tax Cuts And To Implement Its Policy On Income Tax Treatment
On July 18, 2018, the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) adopted Order No. 849 (Order) to force a review of cost-based rates and to implement its Policy on the Treatment of Income Taxes...
United States
2 Aug 2018
US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Confirms Limited Partners In Investment Fund Not Jurisdictional Public Utilities Or Holding Companies, Are Exempt From Identification In Related Section 203 And Market-Based Rate Applications
On December 22, 2015, the US FERC granted a petition for declaratory order by Starwood Energy Global Group and certain of its Project Companies that are jurisdictional public utilities relating to current and future investments in public utilities made through various limited liability private equity investment funds managed or controlled by Starwood Energy Group.
United States
5 Jan 2016
US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Proposes Additional Market Participant Reporting
On September 17, 2015, in a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR), the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) proposed to collect data from Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs)...
United States
22 Sep 2015
US Department of the Interior Issues Final Rule Governing Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands
On March 20, 2015, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), part of the US Department of the Interior, issued a final rule titled "Oil and Gas; Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands," scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on Thursday, March 26, 2015.
United States
24 Mar 2015
President Obama Signs Executive Order on Federal Planning for Sustainability
The Executive Order requires federal agencies within 90 days following the date of the order to propose target greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions in absolute percentage terms relative to a 2008 baseline.
United States
23 Mar 2015
Department Of Agriculture Issues Final Rule For The Renewable Energy For America Program
Eligible applicants for RES and EEI financial assistance are agricultural producers and rural small businesses.
United States
8 Jan 2015
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