Federal Energy Regulatory Commission


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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

An agency of the U.S. federal government with regulatory authority over liquefied natural gas, oil pipelines, interstate and wholesale electricity sales and hydroelectricity. Its duties include making and enforcing electric reliability standards, licensing projects and investigating energy markets. It has some authority over pricing. It was established in 1977.
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Whereas, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission continues to display an extraordinary and tireless level of openness and commitment to engaging in an effective dialog with state utility regulators with regard to wholesale market issues and has consistently reached out to solicit meaningful input from regulators both supportive of and opposed to its market design proposals;
This Conference commends the Chairman and Commissioners and Staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for their efforts to implement effective competitive wholesale electricity markets in our Nation.
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Approval of a new license is under the purview of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
31 /PRNewswire/ -- National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation announced today that a request for tariff changes has been filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that moves about $70 million, previously recovered through the Purchased Gas Adjustment, to base rates.
A concern is the execution risk associated with the timely receipt of funds as the sales are subject to final due diligence and regulatory approvals by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.
NYSE: DEW) today asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for approval to increase electric base rates for its wholesale customers in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia.
The rates which Delmarva charges customers are regulated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
CNYOG intends to provide hub services as additional services under its Phase II Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC") application.

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