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Eric Christensen

U.S. Appeals Court Concludes FERC Lacks Authority to Fine Federal Entities for Reliability Violations

08/22/14 posted by Eric Christensen

In a ruling that could have far-reaching implications for the electric reliability here in the Pacific Northwest, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today found that the Federal Power Act does not authorize the Southwest Power Administration ("SWPA") to pay fines for admitted violations of mandatory electric reliability standards. Keep Reading »

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