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Jennings Strouss Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers®

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 26, 2015) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC announced that attorneys Debra D. Roby, Joel L. Greene, Gary J. Newell, Alan I. Robbins and Deborah A. Swanstrom have been listed in the 2016 Washington DC Super Lawyers® in the area of Energy and Natural Resources. Debra D. Roby is Chair of the firm’s Energy practice group and has extensive experience representing clients before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and related courts. She counsels...
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The United States Supreme Court Limited the Ability of States to Promote Generation Development

A unanimous decision of the United States Supreme Court issued on April 19, 2016 in Hughes v. Talen Energy held that the State of Maryland’s program to promote development of in-state electric generation assets is preempted by federal law because it “sets” interstate wholesale rates under FERC’s exclusive jurisdiction. The Court, however, was careful to limit its decision to state contractual arrangements that condition payment of funds on capacity clearing in a FERC...
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Gary J. Newell & Richard S. Harper Featured in District Energy Magazine

    Jennings, Strouss & Salmon energy attorneys, Gary J. Newell & Richard S. Harper , are featured in the latest edition of District Energy magazine. Read the full article: CHP, demand response and the Supreme Court’s decision in FERC v. EPSA Print or Share this:Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print...
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FERC Refines Pipeline Cost-Allocation Policies in Order on Remand

          In a recent Order on remand from the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (“D.C. Circuit”),[1] the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“Commission”) reversed its earlier decisions and determined that  the rolled-in vs. incremental rate policies  established in its 1999 Certificate Policy Statement[2] do not justify Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Corporation’s (“Transco”) Section 4 rate proposal to allocate the...
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Debbie A. Swanstrom & Andrea I. Sarmentero Garzón Featured in District Energy Magazine

Jennings, Strouss & Salmon energy attorneys, Debbie A. Swanstrom & Andrea I. Sarmentero Garzón , are featured in the latest edition of District Energy magazine. Read the full article: Grid Interconnection Rules for District Energy/CHP Systems Print or Share this:Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new...
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