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  1. Sierra Club to ask FERC to reconsider Cove Point decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Business Journal

    The Sierra Club and other environmental groups said they'll ask the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reconsider its decision authorizing Dominion Resources to convert its Cove Point LNG import facility in Maryland to an LNG export facility.

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  2. October 2, 2014 - APPA, others urge court to stick with decision that ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Public Power

    The American Public Power Association and several other parties are urging a federal appeals court to turn aside requests by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and a group that includes the American Forest & Paper Association to delay finalizing a court decision that vacated FERC Order No. 745 on demand-response compensation to consumers.

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  3. October 2, 2014 - FERC, NERC launch review of power industry recovery ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Public Power

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, working with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation and regional entities, has initiated a joint staff review to assess and verify the electric utility industry's bulk power system recovery and restoration planning, FERC said on Sept. 30. The effort will also be used to test the efficacy of the relevant reliability standards in achieving and maintaining reliability.

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  4. 3rd Cir. Trips Over Meaning of 'Replace' in Gas Line EasementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FindLaw

    ... issue whatsoever, thanks to The Natural Gas Act, 15 U.S.C. A 717f(h) and its existing Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) certificate. The district court, arguing that the regulations were ambiguous as to the meaning of "replace," adopted ...

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  5. Dominion's Atlantic Coast Pipeline: Property Owners Are Being ContactedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... "some companies". Dominion's Atlantic Coast Pipeline still needs approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), but, pending approval, is expected to go online in 2018. This seems to us to be a tight timeframe, which brings us to a ...

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  6. Ahead of Global Frackdown, Movement to Ban Deadly Gas Drilling Gains MomentumRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... Maryland, New York, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. In fact, just this week the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved Dominion Cove Point in Maryland, one of the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facilities in the nation, ...

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  7. FERC approves Consumers Energy purchase of gas-fired plantRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Utility Products

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Sept. 30 approved a Consumers Energy purchase of a gas-fired power plant in Michigan, which is a move that Consumers made after shelving plans to build its own gas-fired Thetford power project.

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  8. Dominion Accepts FERC Order Approving Cove Point LNG Export ProjectRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Dominion notified the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that it has accepted the commission's order approving the Cove Point LNG liquefaction and export project and all of FERC's environmental conditions. "The FERC's review of this project was exhaustive, complete, and reflects consideration of thousands of comments.

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  9. Attorney has stake in battling proposed pipeline through countyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

    ... it was important to stop the pipeline at the state level because once NEXUS obtains a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission certificate, it will be governed by federal law. Arthur Diestel, spokesman for Spectra, said the company plans to file for the ...

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  10. FERC approves Maryland LNG projectRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | JD Supra

    A proposed Maryland natural gas liquefaction facility won a key federal approval yesterday, as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission authorized Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP to build the Cove Point Liquefaction Project in Calvert County, Maryland, and related facilities at an existing compressor station and at metering and regulating sites in Virginia. Natural gas is an important fuel used globally for electric power generation and heating.

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  11. Comments: 1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... ConocoPhillips, BP, TransCanada and the State of Alaska - sent a request to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to begin the National Environmental Policy Act pre-file process. The request was approved on Sept. 14, which triggers community ...

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  12. Another Tennessee pipeline project on the horizonRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Kinder Morgan is in early stages of another project to add capacity to its Tennessee Gas Pipeline, including work in Susquehanna and Bradford counties. The project, dubbed the Northeast Energy Direct Project, would deliver more gas from the Tennessee line to customers in New England, according to a request the Houston-based company submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Sept.

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  13. FERC Issues Letter Order Accepting Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc's...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    FERC Issues Letter Order Accepting Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc's 6/12/14, as Amended on 3/18/14 et al Filing of an Updated Market Power Analysis... FERC Issues Letter Order Accepting Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc's 6/12/14, as Amended on 3/18/14 et al Filing of an Updated Market Power Analysis for the Southwest Region in Compliance with the Regional Reporting Schedule Adopted in Order 697 WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 -- The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order: In Reply Refer To: Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc. Docket No.

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  14. GoLocalWorcester | News | Maine Gov. Bashes MA “Liberals” for Not Supporting Gas PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Go Local

    While much of the support throughout Massachusetts has been in opposition to the gas pipeline project proposed by Kinder Morgan, there are those who very much would like to see the project passed to better energy projects throughout New England. In a recent letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman Cheryl LaFleur, Maine Governor Paul LePage called for the organization to fast track pre filing for the project, in order to bring more natural gas to all of New England.

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  15. U.S. Gas Boom Turns Global as LNG Exports to Shake Up MarketRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Inc.'s Cove Point terminal in Maryland won authorization Sept. 29 from the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to ship liquefied natural gas around the world. It's the fourth export project to win permission and the first outside the Gulf of ...

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  16. ISO New England backs Northfield Mountain pumping increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    ... in the region when demand grows this winter. The letter from ISO New England to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission supports FirstLight's temporary license amendment request to boost capacity between Dec. 1 and March 31 and comes toward the end ...

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  17. Regulator gives final OK to Cove Point LNG projectRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Federal regulators approved Monday night plans for a proposed liquefied natural gas, or LNG, export terminal that would be the closest one to the Marcellus Shale region. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued final approval for Dominion Resources' $3.8 billion Cove Point LNG project in Calvert County, Md.

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  18. Company files preliminary paperwork for 370-foot dam on Talkeetna RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Power Services Inc. on Sept. 19 filed a preliminary permit application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a 370-foot dam, part of a 75-megawatt-capacity hydroelectric project the company hopes to investigate on the Talkeetna. The ...

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  19. San Mateo County CA: Senator Hill Has Served You - Part 1 of 2Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... slipped into an underground vault to cut telephone cables. The former chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has called the attack "the most significant incident of domestic terrorism involving the grid that has ever occurred" in the ...

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  20. October 1, 2014 - NERC report offers series of recommendations tied...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Public Power

    ... recommendation. A number of regional entities were recently asked by staff at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to respond to a detailed set of questions related to the polar vortex and winter storm that took place in January. The letter also ...

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