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 (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 […]
The Independent Power Producers of New York (IPPNY) and NEPGA jointly answered a protest filed by NYISO in response to an ISO-NE proposal to modify the rules governing the Forward Capacity Market. NYISO protests that part of the rule changes that would allow certain generators in the constrained capacity zones in the New York Control Area […]
Counsel for NEPGA and EPSA filed a response to a letter Public Citizen filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in its appeal of the FCA 8 results currently pending before the Court (Nos. 14-1244 and 14-1246). NEPGA, EPSA, NRG, Calpine, and HQUS are Intervenors in support of the Respondent FERC. […]
NEPGA statement on passage of Massachusetts energy bill
NEPGA filed a Motion to Intervene and Comments in in support of NextEra’s and PSEG’s (Complainants) joint Complaint at FERC, in which the Complainants allege that state efforts to require or allow electric distribution companies (EDCs) to contract for incremental natural gas pipeline capacity into New England will, if left unmitigated in the wholesale electricity […]