Statement from EPSA President and CEO Todd Snitchler on Swearing In of FERC Commissioner Willie L. Phillips
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 3, 2021
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The newest member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Willie L. Phillips, sworn in today, can help emphasize a focus on reliable electricity while championing fair competitive market power generation solutions, said the head of the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA), the national trade association representing competitive power suppliers.
EPSA President and CEO Todd Snitchler released the following statement congratulating Commissioner Phillips:
“EPSA congratulates Commissioner Phillips as he joins the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. As his previous comments have highlighted, we expect the Commissioner to focus on reliability, which has only grown in its paramount importance over the past year as the nation looks to new challenges and opportunities brought on by the energy transition and extreme weather events.
We are glad to see the Commission again at full capacity as it confronts significant questions and proceedings impacting the nation’s energy system. We look forward to a productive relationship with Commissioner Phillips and his colleagues as we share the need for competitive solutions that help ensure Americans have access to reliable, affordable, innovative and cleaner power generation.”
The Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) is the national trade association representing America’s competitive power suppliers. EPSA members provide nearly 150,000 MW of reliable and competitively priced electricity from environmentally responsible facilities using a diverse mix of fuels and technologies including natural gas, wind, solar, hydropower, geothermal, storage, biomass, and coal. EPSA seeks to bring the benefits of competition to all power customers.Learn more at www.epsa.org and connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter @EPSAnews.