With Stephen Angle, Megan Davis
On July 21, 2011, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued Order No. 1000, "Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation by Transmission Owning and Operating Public Utilities," adopting a Final Rule that reforms the "pro forma" Open Access Transmission Tariff (OATT) and the electric transmission planning and cost allocation principles previously adopted in FERC Order 890, "Preventing Undue Discrimination and Preference in Transmission Service."