FERC recently reviewed its regulations to determine if they “potentially burden the development or use of domestically produced energy resources, with particular attention to oil, natural gas, coal, and nuclear energy resources,” as required Executive Order 13783.
In conducting this review, FERC focused on the following four jurisdictional areas:
- Hydropower Licensing
- Liquid Natural Gas (“LNG”) Facility and Natural Gas Pipeline and Storage Facility Siting
- Centralized Electric Capacity Market Policies in PJM, ISO-NE, and NYISO
- Generator Interconnection Policies