NEPGA filed a Motion for Clarification, and in the alternative a Request for Rehearing, of FERC’s order granting NEPGA’s complaint on the Peak Energy Rent Adjustment mechanism (No. EL16-120). NEPGA asks FERC to confirm that Peak Energy Rent Adjustment payments made by suppliers after September 30, 2016 (the refund effective date) are subject to refund. […]
NEPGA filed a Motion to Intervene and Protest, and supporting testimony from Tanya Bodell (Energyzt), opposing ISO-NE’s proposal to base the Net Cost of New Entry value for effect beginning in FCA 12 on a greenfield development, simple-cycle combustion turbine technology (No. ER17-795). NEPGA argues that ISO-NE’s proposal will cause resource adequacy and market efficiency […]
Redacted prefiled testimony of NEPGA experts Jim Ginnetti and Bill Fowler on the economic net benefits of Northern Pass filed with the New Hampshire Site Evaluation Committee.
NEPGA moved to intervene in the Utility Workers Union of America’s appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit of the FERC orders approving the results of the tenth Forward Capacity Auction.
NEPGA Files Post-Technical Conference Comments on Transmission Rate Treatment for New Energy Storage Resources – No. AD16-25
NEPGA filed Post-Technical Conference Comments in response to FERC’s November 9 Technical Conference regarding the utilization of electric storage resources as transmission assets compensated through transmission rates (No. AD16-25). NEPGA takes the position that FERC should not adopt a rule granting all new energy storage resources transmission rate cost recovery.
NEPGA reply brief to the New Hampshire PUC on the proposed purchase power agreement between Northern Pass and Eversource (Docket No. 16-693)
NEPGA filed a Reply Brief to reply briefs filed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and intervenors in NEPGA’s appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit of the FERC orders denying NEPGA relief from the Peak Energy Rent Adjustment mechanism (D.C. Cir. Nos. 16-1023 and 16-1024).
Joint legal memo from NEPGA, the City of Concord and the New Hampshire Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests in the New Hampshire PUC docket (DE 15-464) to approve the transfer of rights, by way of a Lease Agreement, to easements and rights-of-way along the proposed route for Northern Pass.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit held that it does not have jurisdiction to hear Public Citizen’s and several Connecticut regulatory authorities’ joint appeal of the eighth Forward Capacity Auction results (Public Citizen v. FERC (D.C. Cir. No. 14-1244)). In so doing, the Court agreed with FERC, NEPGA and other intervenors that because FERC did […]
NEPGA and Exelon File Reply Brief in Appeal of Zero-Bid Pricing of New Resources (D.C. Cir. Nos. 15-1071 and 16-1042)
NEPGA and Exelon (Petitioners) filed a Reply Brief in their joint appeal of several FERC orders approving the Forward Capacity Market treatment of newly cleared resources that elect the seven-year price lock (D.C. Cir. Nos. 15-1071 and 16-1042). Over several proceedings, NEPGA protested and Exelon and Calpine complained that pricing new entry (that elects the […]