Utilities Misfire in Filing of PUCO Bailout Orders at FERC WASHINGTON, DC – The Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA), its co-complainants in the Ohio utility affiliate abuse proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel (OCC), have jointly filed answers with FERC in those proceedings. The new answers are in […]Read More
WASHINGTON, DC – The Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) today filed detailed comments with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in response to the reports FERC required each Independent System Operator (ISO) and Regional Transmission Organization (RTO) to file last month on energy price formation issues. Comments on the reports are due to FERC today. […]Read More
WASHINGTON, DC and KING OF PRUSSIA, PA – In response to the announcement today that the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) approved Purchase Power Agreements (PPAs) for FirstEnergy and AEP, the PJM Power Providers Group (P3) and the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) released the following statements attributable to their presidents: “With today’s order, […]Read More
March Madness: Will Ohio Regulators Harm Consumers and the Environment to Bail Out AEP and FirstEnergy this Month?
Will FERC Defend the Integrity of Wholesale Power Markets by Granting the Affiliate Waiver Complaints Filed by EPSA and Others to Review the PPAs? Last week, EPSA released two PowerFacts (available at www.epsa.org) because so many different interests came together to either support the EPSA et al. complaints filed at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission […]Read More
Yesterday (February 24, 2016), EPSA published a PowerFact showing a diverse coalition that has weighed in with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) in support of the relief sought by the Complaints EPSA and its members with Ohio assets filed at FERC to remove the outdated waivers that stand in the way of FERC review […]Read More
Ohio Consumers and Power Suppliers Strongly Support FERC Review of Abusive AEP and FirstEnergy Affiliate Contracts
On January 27, 2016, the Electric Power Supply Association and its members with market-based assets in Ohio filed two separate Complaints with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) seeking to ensure that abusive affiliate power sales contracts (the “Affiliate PPAs”) involving subsidiaries of Ohio utility companies FirstEnergy and AEP do not evade full FERC review. […]Read More