Mondaq USA: Energy and Natural Resources
Duane Morris LLP
Some Virginia retail natural gas customers will not see gas production costs included in their rates, notwithstanding a recent state law allowing it.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Last week U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz awarded $125 million in funding for 41 cutting-edge energy technology projects under the Department of Energy's (DOE) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) program.
The Brattle Group, Inc.
"Pop Quiz": What do auto insurance and new transmission have in common?
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 17, 2015, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("Commission") terminated the proceeding in which it was considering a proposed reporting requirement...
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Often, attorneys are quick to identify risk and advise total avoidance of risk, resulting in guidance that is so risk-adverse as to miss the commercial realities facing a project developer or engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor.
The Brattle Group, Inc.
We have been asked by NRG, an independent power producer (IPP), to evaluate options for achieving resource adequacy more efficiently in the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) footprint.
In their article "PE – Energy Assets and Risk Levers," Kyle Drefke, Chris Gladbach and Chris Hutchison explore the attributes of ideal energy assets and associated risk factors that influence their returns.
Troutman Sanders LLP
FERC's order arose out of a request for a declaratory order filed by Chevron U.S.A. Inc. ("Chevron").
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 20, 2015, the Commission amended its regulations to permit the sale of primary frequency response service at market-based rates by sellers with market-based rate authority for sales of energy and capacity.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Clint David was quoted in a Nov. 24 article on Law360, "Burleson Closure Reveals Downside To Boom-Fueled Growth," that discussed the news that a Houston-based energy firm will close all five of its offices by the end of the year.
Proposed crude-by-rail (CBR) projects in California increasingly face opposition lawsuits designed to stall and derail the terminals.
On November 17, 2015, Pittsburgh-based energy company EQT Production Co. ("EQT") presented its oral argument before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court...
Sullivan & Worcester LLP
Historically, utilities have shouldered the burden of mitigating the security risks inherent in energy generation, distribution and transmission.
Reed Smith
In a recent ruling, U.S. Customs and Border Protection ("CBP") decided that shippers must employ costly U.S.-flag vessels when shipping processed condensate to and from a foreign country to be blended as a diluent with heavy crude.
McGuireWoods LLP
Recent articles in this publication have reviewed the current FERC enforcement process and its roots in the Energy Policy Act 2005 (EPAct 2005).
Fox Rothschild LLP
2015 has been a hard time for anyone in the oil and gas industry, the legal side of the industry included.
Sullivan & Worcester LLP
The ITC is a controversial topic. Arguably, and while this is probably not a popular opinion among readers of this page, the 30% ITC may have run its (very successful!) course.
Holland & Knight
In light of the potentially devastating economic losses that could result from a cybersecurity attack causing widespread power outages as well as continued concerns about the vulnerability of the nation's electric utility system.
The slowdown in production in the Eagle Ford Shale coincides with a surprising uptick in litigation, specifically, lawsuits over unpaid overtime and wages.
Fox Rothschild LLP
As I write this WTI prices are hovering right at the $40 a barrel mark, and I fear where prices might end up if that magical $40 barrier is broken.
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Troutman Sanders LLP
On October 15, 2015, the Commission granted a June 30, 2015 petition for declaratory order filed by Bloom Energy Corporation ("Bloom")—a maker of fuel cells...
Barclay Damon LLP
Elon Musk, developer of PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX, prides himself in disrupting business models of market incumbents.
Jones Day
In recent months, dramatic share price declines across the yieldco sector have generated extensive commentary on the future viability of yieldcos as a means of financing renewable energy projects.
Venable LLP
The Notice of Intent to List (the notice), lays out specific limitations as to the species and the parts of the plant that OEHHA intends to list.
Jones Day
For some states, compliance with the EPA targets may prove as easy as staying the course.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders became the first presidential candidate to announce opposition to the proposed Bakken oil pipeline, which, the Des Moines Register reports, "would transport up to 570,000 barrels of crude oil daily through 18 Iowa counties."
Jones Day
In support of their petitions, petitioners asserted that because the Clean Power Plan was final, the matter was ripe for review, notwithstanding the fact that it had not yet been published in the Federal Register.
This afternoon, the Administration issued two policies intended to encourage private investment in natural resource conservation and to facilitate application of the mitigation hierarchy—avoiding, minimizing and compensating project impacts.
Troutman Sanders LLP
On October 14, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Electric Power Supply Ass'n v. FERC regarding FERC Order No. 745, "Demand Response Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets."
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Recent OFAC and DOJ actions have focused on certain entities – overseas financial institutions – and particular conduct – US dollar clearing and associated "stripping."
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