Represents multi-state electric utility holding company in proceedings before FERC regarding RTO membership and advice on related issues including compliance with RTO tariffs and FERC precedent.
Represents major western electric and natural gas utility before FERC with regard to electric tariff filings, electric rate matters, and advises client on impact of natural gas pipeline rate filing on client’s shipper interests.
Counsels major East coast electric utility holding companies on compliance with FERC Standards of Conduct and affiliate regulations and compliance with NERC Reliability Standards.
Represents major North Carolina electric utility in proceeding before NCUC regarding negotiation of Power Purchase Agreement with a Qualified Facility and resulting arbitration.
Represents North Carolina industrial client before NCUC regarding registration as new renewable energy facility and eligibility to sell Renewable Energy Credits to entities subject to the state’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard.
Advises major telecommunications company regarding petition before NCUC to reduce intrastate switched access rates of rural incumbent local exchange carriers operating in North Carolina.
Counsels nationwide competitive retail supplier of electricity and natural gas service on compliance with regulations of multiple states regarding provision of such service and on matters before multiple state regulatory commissions pertaining to company merger and corporate reorganization.
Represented pro bono client before North Carolina office of the Social Security Administration, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review in case pertaining to alleged overpayment of Social Security Disability benefits.