Jessica Bayles

Jessica Bayles

McDermott Will & Emery

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NJ Energy Resilience Bank Funds Distributed Energy Resources

Last week, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) approved an agreement with the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) to establish and operate an Energy Resilience Bank in the state. The BPU approved a...more

7/28/2014 - Economic Development Energy Energy Policy Utilities Sector

FERC Defers to Exclusionary State and Local Laws in Transmission Planning

In three separate rehearing orders issued last Thursday, May 15, 2014, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission reversed course on its decision in Order No. 1000 to prohibit references in transmission tariffs to state laws...more

5/20/2014 - Energy FERC Right of FIrst Refusal Tariffs Transmission Grid Transmission Lines Transmission Planning Utilities Sector

The President’s Methane Reduction Strategy – Here’s What Energy Companies Need to Know

President Obama recently released a Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions (Strategy) that sets forth a multi-pronged plan for reducing methane emissions both domestically and globally. Domestically, the plan is to focus on...more

4/18/2014 - Climate Action Plan Climate Change Environmental Policies Greenhouse Gas Emissions Methane Oil & Gas

D.C. Circuit Denies Rehearing on Nuclear Waste Fee Decision

The D.C. Circuit last week denied the Department of Energy’s (DOE) petition for en banc review of the court’s November decision holding that the DOE could not continue to collect nuclear waste fees from utilities. The...more

3/27/2014 - DOE Nuclear Power Nuclear Waste

Massachusetts Permit for New Natural Gas Plant Incorporates Global Climate Conditions Including Sunset Date

The Massachusetts Energy Facilities Siting Board (Siting Board) approved a certificate for a 630-megawatt natural gas-fired power plant in Salem last month. The certificate is unique in that it incorporates the terms of a...more

3/18/2014 - Carbon Emissions Climate Change Greenhouse Gas Emissions Natural Gas Wind Power

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