Saving Two Mom & Pop Hydros From Drowning By Penalties

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Two small mom and pop hydro plants inadvertently neglected to file certain administrative materials with FERC. Penalties ensued, eventually amounting to $165,000 and $205,000 for each project. Lacking the ability to pay, the companies had no choice but to seek appeal - and the Firm was retained to challenge the penalties in two separate cases [...]

PURPA Contract Termination Thwarted

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A utility company petitioned to terminate its mandatory obligation under the PURPA to purchase power from several solar qualifying facilities. The Firm participated in the FERC process and successfully warded off termination, establishing favorable precedent for other utilities contemplating a similar action.