Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005

Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005

Legislation in the United States that largely deregulated multi-state utility companies in the United States. It provides subsidies to electric companies to enable them to operate in more than one state. The Act largely repealed the Wheeler-Rayburn Act.
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Geothermal QFs are also exempt from various provisions of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005 (PUHCA), certain state laws and regulations respecting the rates and other financial and organizational aspects, and most sections of the Federal Power Act.

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