With John Lilyestrom, Mustafa Ostrander, Michael Yuffee
On 16 June 2011 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) issued a Notice of Inquiry (NOI) seeking comments on two separate, but related issues: (1) whether the Commission should revise or replace its existing restrictions on third-party provision of ancillary services in order to facilitate the development of robust competitive markets for the provision of ancillary services from all resource types; and (2) whether changes in the Commission's accounting and reporting require