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  Vol 33, No. 1  2012

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page

Articles

A Comparison of Anti-Manipulation Rules in U.S. and EU Electricity and Natural Gas Markets: A Proposal for a Common Standard   
    Shaun Ledgerwood 
    Dan Harris

Has the “Complete and Permanent Bond of Protection” Provided by FERC Refunds Eroded in the Transition to Market-Based Rates?    
    Paul B. Mohler

Unconventional Bridges over Troubled Water – Lessons to Be Learned from the Canadian Oil Sands as the United States Moves to Develop the Natural Gas of the Marcellus Shale Play   
    Cameron Jefferies

When Did Congress Deem Indian Lands Public Lands?: The Problem of BLM Exercising Oil and Gas Regulatory Jurisidiction in Indian Country   
    Tom Fredericks 
    Andrea Aseff

Book Reviews

The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World   
    Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

Energy Law & Policy   
    Reviewed by Glenn Zacher

Committee Reports

Competition & Antitrust Committee  
Compliance & Enforcement Committee   
Demand-Side Resources & Smart Grid Committee   
Electricity Regulation Committee    
Finance & Transactions Committee   
International Energy Law & Transactions Committee 
Judicial Review Committee  
Renewable Energy Committee   

  Vol 32, No. 2  2011

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page
Bruder Memoriam

Articles

New Chapters in the Mobile-Sierra Story: Application of the Doctrine After NRG Power Marketing, LLC v. Maine Public Utilities Commission 
    David G. Tewksbury
    Stephanie S. Lim
    Grace Su

An Inconvenient Burden of Proof? CO2 Nuisance Plaintiffs Will Face Challenges in Meeting the Daubert Standard    
    Brooks E. Harlow
    Roy W. Spencer, Ph.D.

Challenging the Re-Regulation of Liberalized Electricity Prices Under Investment Arbitration
    Anatole Boute

Should Large Hydroelectric Projects Be Treated as Renewable Resources?  
    David C. Coen
    Robert J. Thormeyer

Treatment of Large Hydropower as a Renewable Resource  
    Mary G. Powell

Unfinished Business: FERC’s Evolving Standard for Capacity Rights on Oil Pipelines  
    Christopher J. Barr

Note

Environmental Review of Permitted Pollution: Communties for a Better Environment v. South Coast Air Quality Management District  

Comment

Valladolid v. Pacific Operations Offshore: Should Deference to Agency Interpretations Extend to Sub-Entities?  

Book Reviews

Preside or Lead? The Attributes and Actions of Effective Regulators 
    Reviewed by William A. Mogel

Energy Law in a Nutshell   
    Reviewed by Jonathan P. Trotta

Committee Reports

Environmental Regulation Committee  
FERC Practice & Administrative Law Judges Committee   
Natural Gas Regulation Committee    
Oil & Liquids Pipeline Regulation Committee   
System Reliability & Planning Committee  

  Vol 32, No. 1  2011

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page

Articles

The “Power” of Social Media: Legal Issues & Best Practices for Utilities Engaging Social Media   
    Carolyn Elefant

BP Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill  
    John Wyeth Griggs

Mitigating the Resource Curse: A Proposal for a Microfinance and Educational Lending Royalty Law   
    S. Scott Gaille

The Legal Regime of Widespread Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Adoption: A Vermont Case Study  
    Danielle Changala
    Paul Foley

Science and the Reasonable Development of Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Resources in Pennsylvania and New York  
    Lynn Kerr McKay
    Ralph H. Johnson
    Laurie Alberts Salita

Shale Gas in Poland – The Legal Framework for Granting Concessions for Prospecting and Exploration of Hydrocarbons   
    Wojciech Bagi?ski

Committee Reports

Competition & Antitrust Committee  
Compliance & Enforcement Committee 
Demand-Side Resources & Smart Grid Committee 
Electricity Regulation Committee   
Finance & Transactions Committee   
Judicial Review Committee  
Renewable Energy Committee   

  Vol 31, No. 2  2010

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page
Hobelman Memoriam
Lewnes Memoriam
Neely Memoriam

Articles

When Should the FERC Defer to the NERC?  
    John S. Moot

China’s 2007 Anti-Monopoly Law: Competition and the Chinese Petroleum Industry 
    Yong Huang
    Shan Jiang
    Diana Moss
    Randy Stutz

Energy Bar Association General Counsel Roundtable   

A Clean Energy Deployment Administration: The Right Policy for Emerging Renewable Technologies   
    Allison S. Clements
    Douglass D. Sims

Long-Term Liability for Carbon Capture and Storage in Depleted North American Oil and Gas Reservoirs – A Comparative Analysis   
    Allan Ingelson 
    Anne Kleffner 
    Norma Nielson

“Traditional” NGA Jurisdictional Limits Constrain FERC’s Market Manipulation Authority   
    William F. Demarest, Jr.

On the Acquisition of Upstream Interests in New York Energy Operating Companies – An Uncharted Area?   
    Lisa Gayle Bradley

Book Review

Lights Out: Ten Myths About (and Real Solutions to) America’s Energy Crisis  
    Reviewed by Jay Matson

Committee Reports

Climate Change & Emissions Committee   
FERC Practice & Administrative Law Judges Committee  
Legislation Committee 
Natural Gas Regulation Committee  
Nuclear Regulation Committee 
Oil & Liquids Pipeline Regulation Committee   

  Vol 31, No. 1  2010

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page
Merriman Memoriam
 

Articles

Energy Market Manipulation: Definition, Diagnosis, and Deterrence 
    Craig Pirrong

2009 Mid-Year Meeting Keynote Address -- Philip R. Sharp  

Security of Energy Supply: When Could National Policy Take Precedence Over European Law?  
    Carlos Padrós
    Endrius E. Cocciolo

The New FERC Enforcement: Due Process Issues in the Post-EPAct 2005 Enforcement Cases   
    William Scherman
    John Shepherd
    Jason Fleischer

2009 Mid-Year Meeting Panel Discussion: The Smart Grid   

Allocation of International Petroleum Licenses to National Oil Companies: Insights From The Coase Theorem   
    S. Scott Gaille

Prohibiting Fraud and Deception in Wholesale Petroleum Markets: The New Federal Trade Commission Market Manipulation Rule   
    Theodore A. Gebhard
    James F. Mongoven

Implementation of Biological Sequestration Offsets in a Carbon Reduction Policy: Answers to Key Questions for a Successful Domestic Offset Program   
    Robert J. Carpenter

Book Review

Smart Power: Climate Change, The Smart Grid and the Future of Electric Utilities, by Peter Fox-Penner   
    Reviewed by William A. Mogel

Committee Reports

Competition & Antitrust Committee Report   
Electricity Regulation & Compliance Committee Report   
Renewable Energy & Demand-Side Management Committee Report    

  Vol 30, No. 2  2009

 

Contents

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page
Meiburger Memoriam
Moring Memoriam
 

Articles

Plugging Cars into the Grid: Why the Government Should Make a Choice    
    Ronald E. Minsk
    Sam P. Ori
    Sabrina Howell

Growing the Energy Efficiency Market Through Third-Party Financing  
    Neil Peretz

Energy Policy and the Obama Administration: Some Choices and Challenges
    Matthew Holden, Jr.

DOE Transmission Corridor Designations & FERC Backstop Siting Authority: Has the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Succeeded in Stimulating the Development of New Transmission Facilities?  
    Debbie Swanstrom
    Meredith M. Jolivert

Energy Bar Association Panel Regarding Speculation in Energy Markets

Financing the Nuclear Renaissance: The Benefits and Potential Pitfalls of Federal & State Government Subsidies and the Future of Nuclear Power in California  
    Kelley M. Gale
    Jason J. Crowell
    Breton A. Peace

Literature Review

So, the World is Getting Warmer: What Now? New Literature on Electric Sector Options and the Cost of Climate Control Legislation  
    Jonathan D. Schneider

Committee Reports

Climate Change & Emissions Committee
Competition & Antitrust Committee
Legislation Committee   
Natural Gas Regulation & Compliance Committee 
Nuclear Regulation Committee  
Oil Pipeline Regulation Committee   
State Commission Practice & Regulation Committee  
System Reliability, Planning, & Compliance Committee

  Vol 30, No. 1 2009

 

Contents

Masthead
President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Message

Articles

The U.S. Role in Solving Climate Change: Green Growth Policies Can Enable Leadership Despite the Economic Downturn  
    Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat

Running on Empty: The Electricity-Water Nexus and the U.S. Electric Utility Sector   
    Dr. Benjamin K. Sovacool

Morgan Stanley Capital Group, Inc. v. Public Utility District No. 1 Revisits the Mobile-Sierra Doctrine: Some Answers, More Questions   
    John E. McCaffrey

Carbon Dioxide Pipeline Regulation   
    Robert R. Nordhaus 
    Emily Pitlick

Abandon All Hope? FERC’s Evolving Standards for Identifying Comparable Firms and Estimating the Rate of Return   
    Jonathan A. Lesser 
    Emma Nicholson

Energy Bar Association, Discussion Regarding the NERC and Regional Entity Hearing and Appeal Processes   

Comment

Frankenfuel: Genetically Modified Corn, Ethanol, and Crop Diversity    
    Zachary R. F. Schreiner

Book Review

Capitalism at Work: Business, Government, and Energy 
    Reviewed by William A. Mogel

Committee Reports

Report of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee 
Report of the Electricity Regulation and Compliance Committee  
Report of the International Energy Transactions Committee   
Report of the Judicial Review Committee   
Report of the Renewable Energy and Demand-Side Management Committee   

  Vol 29, No. 2 2008

 

CONTENTS

Masthead
President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Message
In Memoriam part 1, part 2

ARTICLES

The Current "Nuclear Renaissance" in the United States, Its Underlying Reasons, and Its Potential Pitfalls
     Roland M. Frye, Jr.

The Bell Tolls for Hydrocarbons: What's Next?
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Hydrokinetic Energy Development Through Regulatory Innovation
     Hon. Jon Wellinghoff
     James Pederson
     David L. Morenoff

From EOR to CCS: The Evolving Legal and Regulatory Framework for Carbon Capture and Storage
     Philip M. Marston
     Patricia A. Moore

Time for a Day 1.5 Market: A Proposal to Reform RTO-Run Centralized Wholesale Electricity Markets
     Susan Kelly
     Elise Caplan

Compliance Programs, Penalty Mitigation and the FERC
     John S. Moot

The Prudent Regulator: Politics, Independence, Ethics, and the Public Interest
     Janice A. Beecher

Energy Bar Association Negotiation of a Master Agreement and a Structured Transaction (Illustration of Deals Are Done and the Major Issues - Role Playing)
     Energy Bar Association

The Use of Quantity Terms to Improve Efficiency and Stability in International Gas Sales and Purchase Agreements
     S. Scott Gaille

On the Eve of the Federal Power Act Interlocking Directorate Regulations' Diamond Jubilee, Are We Left with Cherries or the Pits?
     John J. Schulze, Jr.

STUDENT NOTES

Note: Controlling LNG AES Sparrows Point LNG, LLC v. Smith, 527 F.3d 120 (4th Cir. 2008)
     James C. Erdle, Jr.

Note: CWA and ESA: Nine Is a Party, Ten Is a Crowd - National Association of Home Builders v. Defenders of Wildlife, 127 S. Ct. 2518 (2007).
     Malori Dahmen

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Report of the Natural Gas Regulation Committee
Report of the Nuclear Regulation Committee

 

  Vol 29, No. 1 2008

 

CONTENTS

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page
In Memoriam

ARTICLES

Climate Change Law: An Introduction
     John C. Dernbach
     Seema Kakade

Asian Amperes: Chinese Electric Power
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Changing Resources, Changing Market: The Impact of a National Renewable Portfolio Standard on the U.S. Energy Industry
     Joshua P. Fershee

National Renewable Portfolio Standard: Smart Policy or Misguided Gesture?
     Robert J. Michaels

Developing Energy Policy for Europe: A Finnish Perspective on Energy Cooperation in the European Union
     Pekka Voutilainen

Canaries in the Coal Mine: Facts From Securities Fraud Private Civil Actions Can Identify Intent to Manipulate Energy Markets
     J. Michel Marcoux

“Decoupling” for Energy Distributors: Changing 19th Century Tariff Structures to Address 21st Century Energy Markets
     Jeff D. Makholm

EBA Climate Change Primer: Cap and Trade
     Energy Bar Association

EBA Climate Change Primer: Financing a Renewable Project
     Energy Bar Association

BOOK REVIEW

Energy Autonomy: Getting Serious About Renewable Energy
     Reviewed by Darrell Blakeway

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Judicial Review
Renewable Energy

  Vol 28, No. 2 2007

 

CONTENTS

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page

ARTICLES

Recognizing the Importance of Demand Response: The Second Half of the Wholesale Electric Market Equation
     Hon. Jon Wellinghoff and
     David L. Morenoff

China’s Power Sector: Global Economic and Environmental Implications
     Robert W. Gee
     Songbin Zhu and
     Xiaolin Li

The Potential Law of On-Shore Geologic Sequestration of CO2 Captured from Coal-Fired Power Plants
     Jeffrey W. Moore

Wind Power: Generating Electricity and Lawsuits
     Brit T. Brown and
     Benjamin A. Escobar

Alternative Dispute Resolution at RTOs, ISOs, and Power Pools
     EBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee

Ensuring Consideration of the Public Interest in the Governance and Ac-countability of Regional Transmission Organizations
     Michael H. Dworkin and
     Rachel Aslin Goldwasser

New Metrics for Measuring the Success of a Non-Profit RTO
     Richard A. Drom

EPAct’05 Implementation: Is FERC in Full Compliance?
     Jay Morrison

NOTES

Limiting Tribal Rights Under the Federal Power Act: Skokomish Indian Tribe v. United States
     Tyler Harden

Will the CERCLA Be Unbroken?: E.I. DuPont De Nemours & Co. v. United States
     Marina K. Greek

COMMENT

Driving the Market: The Effects on the United States Ethanol Industry if the Foreign Ethanol Tariff is Lifted
      Kaylan Lytle

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Regulation
Nuclear Energy
Oil Pipeline

  Vol 28, No. 1 2007

 

CONTENTS

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page

ARTICLES

Who Pays, Who Benefits, and Adequate Investment in Natural Gas Infrastructure
     William B. Tye and
     José Antonio García

Growing Pains: FERC’s Responses to Challenges to the Development of Oil Pipeline Infrastructure
     Christopher J. Barr

Regulating Avian Impacts Under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and Other Laws: The Wind Industry Collides with One of its Own, the Environmental Protection Movement
     John Arnold McKinsey

Insurance for the Energy Industry in the Wake of Katrina and Rita
     New Orleans Chapter of the EBA

The Russian Gas Industry, its Legal Structure, and its Influence on World Markets
     Yuli Grigoryev

Measuring the Benefits and Costs of Regional Electric Grid Integration
     Seth Blumsack

Formation and Nurture of a Regional State Committee
     William H. Smith, Jr.

NOTE

In Search of a Remedy to the Nuclear Storage Conundrum: Western Shoshone National Council v. United States
     Andrew J. Butcher

BOOK REVIEW

Le génie français AND Témoignage
      Reviewed by Philip M. Marston

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust
Electricity Regulation
Finance and Transactions
Judicial Review
Legislation and Regulatory Reform

  Vol 27, No. 2 2006

 

CONTENTS

President’s Message
Editor-in-Chief’s Page

ARTICLES

Warnings to the Unwary: Multi-Jurisdictional Federal Enforcement
of Manipulation and Deception in the Energy Markets After the
Energy Policy Act of 2005
     Allan Horwich

Regulation and Liberalization of the European Electricity Market –
A German View
     Prof. Dr. Thomas von Danwitz

Congress Got it Right: There’s No Need to Mandate Renewable
Portfolio Standards
     Mary Ann Ralls

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Litigation After the Energy Policy
Act of 2005: State Powers in LNG Terminal Siting
     Jacob Dweck, David Wochner,
     and Michael Brooks

The Sage Approach to Immediate Entry by Private Entities Exercising
Federal Eminent Domain Authority Under the Natural Gas Act and the
Federal Power Act
     Jim Behnke and
     Harold Dondis

Long-Term Natural Gas Contracts: Dead, Dying, or Merely Resting?
     Jeffrey M. Petrash

For the Long Haul: The Suitability of the Base Contract
for the Sale and Purchase of Natural Gas for
Long-Term Transactions
     Karen Goepfert

COMMENT

Curiosity and Carbon: Examining the Future of Carbon Sequestration
and the Accompanying Jurisdictional Issues as Outlined in the Indian
Energy Title of the 2005 Energy Policy Act
     Leslie R. Dubois

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Regulation
Nuclear Regulation

  Vol 27, No. 1 2006

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

PUHCA’s Gone: What is Next For Holding Companies?
     Markian M.W. Melnyk
     William S. Lamb

The Energy Policy Act of 2005: PURPA Reform, the Amendments And their Implications
     Michael D. Hornstein
J.S. Gebhart Stoermer

Emerging Issues Relating to the Burgeoning Hydrogen Economy
     Peter M. Crofton

What is Happening and Where In the World of RTOs and ISOs?
     Clinton A. Vince, Sherry A. Quirk,      Stanley P. Wolf, Travis R. Smith,      Sandra Barbulescu, and Monica Berry

North American Energy Standards Board: Legal and Administrative Underpinnings Of a Consensus Based Organization
     William P. Boswell and      James P. Cargas

Competition is a Sin: An Evaluation Of the Formation and Effects Of a Natural Gas OPEC
     Monika Ehrman

NOTES

California ex rel. Lockyer v. FERC: In Which the 9th Circuit Tells the FERC “Yes, You Can”

Saginaw Bay Pipeline Company v. United States: Saginaw Wins the Pipeline Depreciation Battle, But is the War Over?

BOOK REVIEW

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond Twilight in the Desert by Matthew R. Simmons
     Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust
Electricity Regulation
Judicial Review
Legislation

  Vol 26, No. 2 2005

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

The Subdelegation Doctrine and the Application of Reference Prices In Mitigating Market Power
        Hon. Suedeen Kelly, Maria F. Vouras and Jennifer S. Amerkhail

Whither Order No. 888?
        John S. Moot

Energy and the Environment: The Future of Natural Gas in America
        U.S. Sen. James M. Inhofe and Frank Fannon

70th Anniversary Celebration Of the Federal Power Act
        Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Reconciling Market-Based Rates with the Just and Reasonable Standard
        Jeffrey McIntyre Gray

Applying the Mobile-Sierra Doctrine to Market-Based Rate Contracts
        David G. Tewksbury and Stephanie S. Lim

Securities Litigation in The Utility Sector
        James G. Bohn

NOTES

Williams Gas Processing—Gulf Coast Company, L.P. v. FERC: Remedies for Producers in the Absence of FERC Regulation

In re American Rivers and Idaho Rivers United

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

  Vol 26, No. 1 2005

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

In Memoriam: Richard A. Solomon

In Memoriam: Radford Lawrence Schantz

ARTICLES

Market Manipulation, Market Power, And the Authority of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
        Hon. Joseph T. Kelliher

From Insull to Enron: Corporate (Re)Regulation After the Rise And Fall of Two Energy Icons Economic Theories of Regulation and Electricity Restructuring
        Hon. Richard D. Cudahy and William D. Henderson

Tradable Green Certificate Systems in the E.U.
        Giovanna Golini

Liquefied Natural Gas Import Terminals: Jurisdiction over Siting, Construction, And Operation in the Context of Commerce Clause Jurisprudence
        Monica Berry

NOTE

If It’s Worth a Dam, It’s “Navigable Waters”: A Proposed Revision of Section 3(8) of the FPA Derived from Decisions Followed in FPL Energy Maine Hydro LLC v. FERC

COMMENT

The Tangled Web: Regulation, Interstate Pipeline Companies, And Due Process Rights of Property Owners

BOOK REVIEW

Crude Awakenings: Global Oil Security and American Foreign Policy
        Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Electric Utility Regulation

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Regulation

  Vol 25, No. 2 2004

 

CONTENTS

President’s Message

Dedication to William A. Mogel

In Memoriam: Jerome J. McGrath

In Memoriam: Howard E. Wharenbrock

ARTICLES

Energy Law Journal 25th Anniversary Celebration—Washington, D.C., Keynote Address April 28, 2004
        Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Economic Theories of Regulation and Electricity Restructuring
        John S. Moot

Reliability-Based Competition in Wholesale Electricity: Legal and Policy Perspectives
        William L. Massey, Robert S. Fleishman and Mary J. Doyle

Benchmarking the Price Reasonableness of a Long-Term Electricity Contract
        Ren Orans, C.K. Woo and William Clayton

Hydrogen and Tort Law: Liability Concerns Are Not a Bar to a Hydrogen Economy
        William Vincent

Canada’s Role in the United States’ Oil and Gas Supply Security: Oil Sands, Arctic Gas, NAFTA, and Canadian Kyoto Protocol Impacts
        Alastair R. Lucas

NOTE

Using Alaska v. EPA to Unmask the Clean Air Act

BOOK REVIEW

The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and the Scandalous Fall of Enron
        Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Antitrust

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  Vol 25, No. 1 2004

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Beyond the Stopwatch: Determining Appellate Venue on Review of FERC Orders
        Nicholas W. Fels

Appropriateness of Imposing Common Carrier Status on Interstate Natural Gas Pipelines
        William A. Mogel and John P. Gregg

Reconstituting the Natural Gas Industry From Wellhead to Burnertip
        Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

Open Access and Transition Costs: Will the Electric Industry Transition Track the Natural Gas Industry Restructuring?
        Donald F. Santa, Jr. and Cifford S. Sikora

Retail Wheeling: Is This Revolution Necessary?
        Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Securitization and Stranded Cost Recovery
        Walter R. Hall II

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas

Oil Pipeline

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  Vol 24, No. 2 2003

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: John Kelly Keane, Jr

In Memoriam: Alan J. Roth

ARTICLES

Liquefied Natural Gas: Regulation in a Competitive Natural Gas Market
        Gearold L. Knowles

Market-Based Ratemaking and the Western Energy Crisis of 2000 and 2001
        Michael J. Gergen, George D. Cannon, Jr. and David G. Tewksbury

Tort Law Considerations for the Hydrogen Economy
        Russell Moy

NOTE

Transmission Agency of Northern California v. Sierra Pac. Power Co

Exxonmobil Gas Mktg. Co. v. FERC

BOOK REVIEWS

Oil and Gas Exploration Contracts
        Reviewed by Michael J. Wozniak

The Energy Handbook
        Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

FERC Administration

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

E-Commerce

International Energy Transactions

Judicial Review

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  Vol 24, No. 1 2003

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

In Memoriam: Lewis Carroll

In Memoriam: Richard A. Rosen

ARTICLES

Investing in the Plain Vanilla Utility
        Leonard S. Hyman

Electricity Deregulation: Lessons Learned From California
        Peter Navarro and Michael Shames

May the FERC Rely on Markets To Set Electric Rates?
        Gerald Norlander

Electricity in Transition: Implications For Regulation and Antitrust
           Albert A. Foer and Diana L. Moss

The Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002
        Theresa I. Zolet and Susan A. Moore

NOTE

Consolidated Edison Co. of New York v. Pataki

BOOK REVIEWS

The Hydrogen Economy
        Reviewed by Frederick Moring

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Electric Utility Regulation

Natural Gas

Oil Pipeline

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  Vol 23, No. 2 2002

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: Judy M. Johnson

ARTICLES

Competition in Wholesale Electric Power Markets
        Peter Fox-Penner, Gary Taylor,
        Romkaew Broehm and James Bohn

The Used and Useful Test: Implications For a Re-structured Electric Industry
        Jonathan A. Lesser

The Pig in the Python: Is Lumpy Capacity Investment Used and Useful?
        William J. Baumol and J. Gregory Sidak

Performance-Based Regulation of Utilities
           Mark Newton Lowry and Lawrence Kaufmann

Regulatory and Tax Treatment of Electric Interconnection Facilities
        Jackie S. Levinson and Andrew D. Schifrin

The Portuguese Renewable Energy Market
        Tiago Ferreira de Matos

COMMENT

The Legal Impediments to Distributed Generation

BOOK REVIEWS

Making Competition Work in Electricity
        Reviewed by William A. Mogel

Natural Gas & Electric Power Industries Analysis
        Reviewed by Jonathan D. Schneider

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Ethics

Finance and Transactions

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  Vol 23, No. 1 2002

 

CONTENTS

Editor´s Page

In Memoriam: The Honorable Max Kane
                      Albert Rhett Simonds, Jr

ARTICLES

Market Power Analysis of the Electricity Generation Sector
    William H. Hieronymous, J. Stephen Henderson,
     and Carolyn A. Berry

Measuring Market Power in the U.S. Electricity Business
    Craig R. Roach, Ph.D.

Regional Transmission Organizations: Federal Limitations
Needed for Tort Liability
    Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

Legal Principles Surrounding the New Canadian and American
Arctic Energy Debate
    Alexander J. Black

Meeting the Challenges of Environmental Imperatives:
The Hydrocarbon Sector in Trinidad and Tobago
    Rajendra Ramlogan, Ph.D.

NOTE

Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. v. FERC

COMMENT

The Legal Problems of Spent Nuclear Fuel Disposal

BOOK REVIEWS

Energy Derivatives: Trading Emerging Markets
    Reviewed by Thomas E. Hirsch, III

The New Rules: A Guide to Electric Market Regulation
    Reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Judicial Review

Natural Gas Regulation

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  Vol 22, No. 2 2001

 

CONTENTS
President's Page

ARTICLES
The Efficient Allocation of Proceeds from a
Utility's Sale of Assets
     Paul W. MacA voy and J. Gregory Sidak

Chapter 11 Reorganization of Utility Companies
     Ralph R. Mabey and Patrick S. Malone

Avoiding Liability for Human Rights Violations
in Project Finance
     Eric Marcks

Venues and Markets: Regulating Competitive
Electricity in the West
     Robert J. Michaels

Effect of the Telecommunications Act of 1996
on Access to Electric and Gas Utilities Rights-of-Way
     Lawrence G. Acker, Rebecca L. Fowler, and Elizabeth B. Dickerson

COMMENT
Electric Deregulation in Oklahoma: A Comparison
of Differing Approaches

BOOK REVIEW
A Policy of Discontent: The Making of the National Energy Strategy.
     Reviewed by Adam H. Bartsch

SUBMITTED COMMITEE REPORTS

Environmental and Public Lands

Electric Utility Regulation

Natural Gas Regulation

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  Vol 22, No. 1 2001

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

In Memoriam: Stephen L. Grossman

ARTICLES

Lessons From the California “Apocalypse:” Jurisdiction Over Electric Utilities
     Nicholas W. Fels and Frank R. Lindh

Regulatory Concepts, Propositions, and Doctrines: Casualties, Survivors, Additions
     Douglas N. Jones

California’s Electricity Crisis: How Best to Respond to the “Perfect Storm”
     Michael A. Yuffee

NOTES

Midcoast Interstate Transmission, Inc. v. FERC

Mobil Oil Exploration & Producing Southeast, Inc. v. United States

BOOK REVIEWS

Natural Gas Industry Analysis for Gas Year 2000-2001
     reviewed by Christopher J. Barr

Energy, Economics and the Environment
     reviewed by David B. Spence

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Antitrust

E-Commerce

Ethics

Judicial Review

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  Vol 21, No. 2 2000

 

CONTENTS

President's Page

In Memoriam: C. Emerson Duncan, II

In Memoriam: Scott Klurfeld

In Memoriam:  Melvin Richter

ARTICLES

Using the EEI-NEM Master Contract to Manage Power Marketing Risks
     Andrew S. Katz

The Mobile-Sierra Rule: Its Illustrious Past and Uncertain Future
     Carmen L. Gentile

The Requirements of the "Just and Reasonable" Standard: Legal Bases for Reform of Electric Transmission Rates
     Patrick J. McCormick III and Sean B. Cunningham

Transmission at a Crossroads
     Richard P. Bonnifield and Ronald L. Drewnowski

Should Affiliated Marketers be Treated as Insiders?
     Kim G. Bruno

BOOK REVIEW

Energy Law and Policy for the 21st Century
     review by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Committee

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  Vol 21, No. 1 2000

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

In Memoriam: Edward S. Kirby

ARTICLES

Who Needs What, and Why? Reporting and Disclosure Obligations in Emerging Competitive Electricity Markets
     Donald F. Santa, Jr.

Universal Service in Competitive Retail Electric Markets: Whither the Duty to Serve?
     Jim Rossi

What Can We Expect From Restructuring In Natural Gas Distribution?
     Dr. Jeffrey J. Leitzinger and Steve Ostrover

Antitrust Law Regulation: A New Focus For a Competitive Energy Industry
     Ray S. Bolze, John C. Pierce, and Linda L. Walsh

Tracking Stranded Costs
     Ajay Gupta

NOTES

Dayton Power v. Browner

Indianapolis Power & Light Co. v. Pennsylvania
Public Utility Commission

BOOK REVIEW

888 Annotated User’s Guide to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Open Access Tariff
     reviewed by Howard E. Shapiro

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Administrative Practice and Administrative Law Judges

Antitrust

Ethics

Judicial Review

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  Vol 20, No. 2 1999

 

CONTENTS

President's Page

In Memoriam: Reuben Goldberg

In Memoriam: J. David Mann

ARTICLES

A Jurisdictional Clash Over Electricity Transmissions: Northern States Power v. FERC
     William H. Penniman and Paul B. Turner

The Governance of Transmission Operators
     Robert J. Michaels

The Purchase of U.S. Nuclear Power Plants by Foreign Entities
     Martin G. Malsch

Proposed Changes for the Mexican Electric Industry
     Emilio Carrillo Gamboa

Electricity Competition and Fair Market Access in Canada
     Alexander J. Black

Venezuela as an Opportunity for Investment in the Petroleum Industry
     Jay G. Martin

NOTES

General Motors Corporation v. Tracy

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Electric

Antitrust

 

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  Vol 20, No. 1 1999

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

Reassessing the Role of Regulators of Competitive Energy Markets, or: Walking the Walk of Competition
     Hon. Vicky A. Bailey

Behavioral or Structural Solutions: Prospects for a Deregulated Natural Gas Industry
     Andrew J. Sonderman

Georgia’s Natural Gas Competition and Deregulation Act: A Model for Restructuring Retail Natural Gas Markets?
     Linda S. Portasik

NOTES

FERC’s Right to Change Policy on Remand

The Right of an Indirect Customer to Contest FERC-Approved Rate Settlements

Nontraditional Takings and the Coal Act

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Regulation

Administrative Practice and Administrative Law Judges

Judicial Review

Independent Power

 

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  Vol 19, No. 2 1998

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: John N. Nassikas

ARTICLES

Independent Transmission Companies: The For-Profit Alternative in Competitive Electric Markets
     Stephen Angle and George Cannon, Jr.

Experiments at the FERC – In Search of a Hypothesis
     Paul B. Mohler

The Role of Entry in Deregulating Gas and Electricity
     Roger Ridlehoover

Competition Between Public and Private Distributors of Electricity in a Restructured Power Industry
     Harvey L. Reiter

The FERC, Stranded Cost Recovery, and Municipalization
     Gregory N. Basheda, Darrell B. Chodorow, Peter S. Fox-Penner,

     Jason A. Hicks, Eric Hirst, James K. Mitchell, Dean Murphy, and

     Joseph B. Wharton

COMMENT

Recent Decisions Concerning the DOE’s Commercial Radioactive Waste Disposal Program

     Michael A. Bauser

NOTES

Agency Conditions on the Relicensing of Hydropower Projects on Federal Reservations

BOOK REVIEW

The Commanding Heights: The Battle Between Government and the Marketplace That Is Remaking the Modern World

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

FERC Administration

Natural Gas Regulation

Electric

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  Vol 19, No. 1 1998

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

The Quest For An Inventive Utility Regulatory Agenda
     Hon. Curt L. Hebert, Jr.

Takings and Beyond: Implications For Regulation
     Paul Turner and Sam Kalen

Safety Jurisdiction Over Natural Gas Pipelines
     Jim Behnke

NOTE

Conoco v. FERC: Gathering and FERC’s Jurisdiction

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Electric Utility Regulation

Environment

Ethics

Judicial Review

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  Vol 18, No. 2 1997

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: J. Richard Tiano

In Memoriam: Joseph C. Swidler

ARTICLES

Regulation of Power Pools and Systems Operators: An International Comparison
     James Barker, Jr., Bernard Tenebaum and Fiona Woolf

Municipalization: Opportunism and Bypass in Electric Power
     Michael J. Doane and Daniel F. Spulber

Securitization and Stranded Cost Recovery
     Walter R. Hall II

NOTES

A Case Study for Stakeholders: An Alternative to Traditional Hydroelectric Relicensing

Lenape Resources Corp. v. Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company: Natural Gas Take-or-Pay Contracts Under the Uniform Commercial Code

BOOK REVIEWS

Gas Daily’s Guide to FERC’s Regulation of Natural Gas
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

Electric and Magnetic Fields: Invisible Risks? Possible Health Effects to Exposure to Residential Electric and Magnetic Fields
     reviewed by David Zachary Kaufman

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Ethics

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Tax Developments

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  Vol 18, No. 1 1997

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

In Memoriam: Bradford Ross and Walter E. Gallagher

ARTICLES

Antitrust in the New [De]Regulated Natural Gas Industry
     John Burrit McArthur

The FERC’s Policy on Electric Mergers: A Bit of Perspective
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

Unbundling Small Customer Services: New Challenges for State Public Utility Commissions
     Kenneth W. Costello and J. Rodney Lemon

BOOK REVIEW

The 1997 Natural Gas Yearbook
     reviewed by Mary E. Baluss

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Administrative Practices

Electric Utility Regulation

Judicial Review

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  Vol 17, No. 2 1996

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

Requiem for the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935: The “Old” Federalism and State Regulation of Interstate Holding Companies
     James W. Moeller

Market Power in Electric Utility Mergers: Access, Energy, and the Guidelines
     Robert J. Michaels

The Efficiency Effects of Electric Utility Mergers: Lessons From Statistical Cost Analysis
     Raymond S. Hartman

Valuation of Assets in International Takings
     Thomas R. Stauffer

NOTE

Southern Ute v. Amoco Production Company: Judicial Construction of Coalbed Methane Gas Ownership

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Independent Power Production

Administrative Practice

Tax Developments

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Public Lands

Ethics

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  Vol 17, No. 1 1996

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

On the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Federal Energy Bar Association
     Richard A. Rosan

Antitrust Policy in the New Electricity Industry
     Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

The Origins of Political Electricity: Market Failure or Political Opportunism?
     Robert L. Bradley, Jr.

Competitive-Based Contracts for the New Power Business
     Mark E. Haedicke

A New FERC Policy for Electric Utility Mergers?
     John S. Moot

Paying for the Change: Can the FERC Force Dam Decommissioning at Relicensing?
     Michael A. Swiger, Ann P. Southwick, Stephanie L. Mairs

International Energy Investment
     Thomas W. Waelde

NOTE

Enforcing Energy Efficiency Standards After Independent Energy Producers Ass’n v. California Public Utilities Commission

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Electric Utility Regulation

Judicial Review

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-16, 1980-1995

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  Vol 16, No. 2 1995

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

Salute: 75 Years for the FPC and FERC

ARTICLES

Market-Based Rates for Interstate Gas Pipelines: The Relevant Market and the Real Market
     Robert J. Michaels and Arthur S. DeVany

A Guidebook and Research Agenda for Restructuring the Electricity Industry
     Peter Navarro

PURPA: The Intersection of Competition and Regulatory Policy
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

A Perspective on Pipeline Pricing Under the Natural Gas Act
     Eugenn Threadhill

From “Command and Control” to Risk Management: The Evolution of the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Program  
     Paul Biancardi and Lisa M. Bogardus

NOTE

Alive and Well; the Rural Electrification Act Preempts State Condemnation Law: City of Morgan City v. South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Ass’n

BOOK REVIEW

Natural Gas Transportation: Organization and Regulation
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Administrative Practice

Electric Utility Regulation

Oil Pipeline Regultion

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  Vol 16, No. 1 1995

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Utilities States-Mexico Electricity Transfers: Of Alien Electrons and the Migration of Undocumented Environmental Burdens
     Arturo Gándara

Oil Pipeline Regulatory Reform: Still in the Labyrinth?
     Steven Reed and Pantelis Michalopoulos

Electric Utilities and Telecommunications
     James W. Moeller

NOTE

Defining the Scope of Lender Liability After Kelly v. EPA: Who Will Have Safe Harbor?

COMMENT

Regulating the Standard of Care Owed to the Public During an Emergency at a Nuclear Power Plant

BOOK REVIEWS

International Environmental Law and World Order
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

Economic Regulation Cases and Materials

     Reviewed by Mary E. Baluss

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Independent Power Production

Public Lands

Tax Developments

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-15, 1980-1994

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  Vol 15, No. 2 1994

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: Raymond N. Shibley

ARTICLES

Open Access and Transition Costs: Will the Electric Industry Transition Track the Natural Gas Industry Restructuring?
     Donald F. Santa, Jr. and Clifford S. Sikora

The State of the Transition to Competitive Markets in Natural Gas and Electricity
     Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

Retail Wheeling: Is This Revolution Necessary?
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

The Transition to Fully Competitive Bulk Power Markets: Federal Regulatory Developments in the Electric Power Industry
     Linda S. Portasik

Pricing and the Incentive to Invest in Pipelines After Great Lakes
     Daniel F. Spulber

The Regulation of Gathering in a Federal System
     Cody L. Graves and Maria Mercedes Seidler

Buy/Sell Transactions in the Natural Gas Industry: What’s Prohibited and What Isn’t?
     Douglas M. Canter

Clean Coal Technology Program: Model for Government/Industry Cooperation
     Patricia Fry Godley and Dr. Larry M. Joseph

NOTE

State Control Over the Destiny of Hydropower Development: PUD No. 1 v. Washington Department of Ecology

COMMENT

Regulation of Hazardous Air Pollutants Under Section 112 of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990

BOOK REVIEWS

International Petroleum Transactions
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

A Guide to FERC Regulation and Ratemaking of Electric Utilities and Other Power Suppliers
     reviewed by A. Karen Hill

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORT

Electric Utility Regulation

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  Vol 15, No. 1 1994

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

The Changing Focus of Electric Utility Merger Proceedings
     John S. Moot

Toward an SEC-FERC Memorandum of Understanding
     James W. Moeller

Gas Industry Standards Board: Legal Considerations in the Standard Setting Process
     Michael T. Mishkin and David I. Adelman

FERC’s Jurisdiction Under Section 205 of the Federal Power Act
     Joshua Z. Rokach

Antitrust Aspects of the ITCF’s New Parallel Flow Discussions
     Thomas K. Gump

NOTE

The Limit of Government’s Regulatory Authority Over Non-Adjacent Wetlands: Hoffman Homes, Inc. v. EPA

BOOK REVIEW

The Regulation of Public Utilities
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Environment

Ethics

Oil Pipeline

Public Lands

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-14, 1980-1993

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  Vol 14, No. 2 1993

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

Mexico’s Open Door to Cogeneration and Independent Power
     John P. Mathis and Miguel S. Escobedo

May Acid Rain Legislation Excuse Performance Obligations Under Coal Contracts?
     Randall L. Sarosdy

Ocean Energy Development in the 1990’s
     Carolyn Elefant

Electric Holding Company Regulation by Multistate Compact
     Frank P. Darr

Expanding the FERC’s Jurisdiction To Review Utility Mergers
     Lawrence J. Spiwak

NOTES

Assigning Gas Balancing Rights in the Absence of a Gas Balancing Agreement

State RCRA Regulation of Hazardous Waste

BOOK REVIEWS

Regulatory Risk: Applications to Natural Gas Pipelines and Other Industries
     reviewed by Christopher J. Barr

Facing the Bureaucracy – Living and Dying in a Public Agency
     reviewed by Isaac D. Benkin

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Electric Utility Regulation

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Non-Utility Generation

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  Vol 14, No. 1 1993

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Federal Natural Gas Policy and the Energy Policy Act of 1992
     Donald F. Santa, Jr. and Patricia J. Beneke

Efficiency and the Public Interest: QF Transmission and the Energy Policy Act of 1992
     Peter Fox-Penner

Is the Price Squeeze Doctrine Still Viable in Fully-Regulated Energy Markets?
     Lawrence J. Spiwak

Transmission Pricing Under the Federal Power Act: Applying a Market Screen
     Joshua Z. Rokach

Will the Commission’s Hydropower Program Revive in the ‘90’s?
     George C. O’Connor

NOTE

Supreme Court Standing Requirements: Has Wyoming v. Oklahoma Set the Stage for Future Conflict

BOOK REVIEW

The Gas Seller’s Companion: A Practical Guide to Gas Contracts
     reviewed by Krisitne L. Delkus

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Administrative Practice

Environment

Judicial Review

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Public Lands

Tax Development

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol  NOS. 1-13, 1980-1992

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  Vol 13, No. 2 1992

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The National Energy Strategy – An Illusive Quest for Energy Security
     Chandler L. Van Orman

The NEPA Mandate and Federal Regulation of the Natural Gas Industry
     James J. Hoecker

Contracts for the New Natural Gas Business
     Mark E. Haedicke

Acid Rain Compliance: Coordination of State and Federal Regulation
     Robert R. Nordhaus

Competition Law and British Natural Gas Regulation
     Alexander J. Black

    

COMMENT

A Conflict in the Circuits: The FERC’s Jurisdiction Over Gathering Rates

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Ethics

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Non-Utility Generation

Oil Pipeline Regulation

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  Vol 13, No. 1 1992

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Russian Energy Legislation: Regulating State Monopolies to Allow the Development of Competitive Markets
     Patricia Fry Eldridge

Privatization and Regulation of the Oil, Natural Gas, and Electric Industries in Hungary
     Richard P. O’Neill and Ashley Brown

Who Makes the Rules? Federal and State Jurisdiction Over Electric Transmission Access
     Isaac D. Benkin

Mitigating Costs and the Preemptive Effect of Federal Rate Orders
     Frank P. Darr

STUDENT COMMENT

Tipping the Antitrust Scales: Municipal Governments and the Commercial Interests That Lobby Them

BOOK REVIEWS

Project Financing
     reviewed by Raymond J. Batla, Jr

Energy Futures: Trading Opportunities for the 1990’s
     reviewed by Dr. Robert Weiner

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Administrative Practice

Electric Utility Regulations

Environment

Hydroelectric Regulation

International Energy Transactions

Judicial Review

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-12, 1980-1991

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  Vol 12, No. 2 1991

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

Comment: Shedding Light on Duquesne
     Hon. Richard D. Cudahy

The Discounted Cash Flow Methodology: Its Use in Estimating a Utility’s Cost of Equity
     Win Whittaker

Electric Wholesale Power Sales at Market-Based Rates
     G. Williams Stafford

The Trended vs. Depreciated Original Cost Controversy: How Real Are the Real Returns?
     Henry E. Kilpatrick, Jr. and Dennis H. Melvin

Settlement of Contested Transportation Rate Cases at FERC: Should the Squeaky Wheel Be Greased?
     Richard A. Drom

STUDENT NOTES

Who Pays for Charitable Contributions Made by Utility Companies?

BOOK REVIEW

National Resources Law Handbook
     reviewed by Mary E. Baluss

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Energy Development – Federal Lands

Environment

Ethics

International Energy Transactions

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Practice and Procedure

Tax Developments

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  Vol 12, No. 1 1991

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Electric Utility Mergers: Uncertainty Looms Over Regulatory Approvals at the FERC
     John S. Moot

Pipeline Restructuring: The Future of Open Access Transportation
     Phillip M. Marston

Procedural Versus Substantive Economic Due Process fro Public Utilities
     Basil M. Copeland, Jr. and Walter W. Nixon, III

The Constitutional Limits on Ratemaking: A Reply to Frank Darr
     Walter Pond

NOTE

The Ozark Cases: Project Financing and the FERC’s Natural Gas Pipeline Management Incentives 

BOOK REVIEW

The Convention for the International Sale of Goods: A Handbook of Basic Materials
     reviewed by Joseph P. Griffin

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Judicial Review

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Power Marketing Agencies

Regulations – Parts II and III, Federal Power Act

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-11, 1980-1990

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  Vol 11, No. 2 1990

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

Guest Editorial

ARTICLES

Indirect Purchaser Standing in Antitrust Actions: Duplicative Liability in the Energy Industry
     Robert Elkin and Robert J. Bluhm

A Single European Energy Market – Rhetoric or Reality?
     Leigh Hancher

Substituting Competition for Regulation
     William R. Hughes and George R. Hall

NOTES AND COMMENTS

Strict Scrutiny of FERC Decisions by the United States Courts of Appeals

FERC’s Review of a Proposed Ratemaking Methodology – Union Electric v. FERC

Liability for Attorney’s Fees Under the Equal Access to Justice Act – Raton Gas Transmission Co. v. FERC

BOOK REVIEW

Energy Aftermath
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Environment

Tax Developments

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  Vol 11, No. 1 1990

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

In Memoriam: Charles V. Shannon

In Memoriam: Dale A. Wright

ARTICLES

Gas Inventory Charges: Evolving Mechanisms for Allocating the Risks and Recovering the Costs of Maintaining Gas Supply
     Michael J. Manning, Kenneth R. Caretta and James P. White

Antitrust and the Natural Gas Industry
     Paul H. LaRue

The Constitutional Limits on Ratemaking: A Response to William Pond
     Frank P. Darr

BOOK REVIEWS

A Guide to FERC Electric Utility Ratemaking  
     reviewed by M. Reamy Ancarrow

Law of Independent Power
     reviewed by Clark Evans Downs

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Federal Lands

International Energy Transactions

Judicial Review

Part I Regulations – Federal Power Act

Power Marketing Agencies

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-10, 1980-1989

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  Vol 10, No. 2 1989

 

CONTENTS

President's Page

ARTICLES

Utility Rates and “Takings”
     Richard Goldsmith

Federal Preemption of State Regulation in the Field of Electricity and Natural Gas: A Supreme Court Chronicle
     Frank R. Lindh

The “No-Profits-to-Affiliates” Rule: A Misnomer
     Jonathan H. Stevenson

STUDENT NOTE

Northwest Central Pipeline Corp. v. State Corporation Commission of Kansas: A Narrow Path for State Regulation of Gas Production

BOOK REVIEW

Electric Power: An Industry at a Crossroads
     reviewed by Frank P. Darr

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Cogeneration and Small Power Producers

Ethics

Judicial Review

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Part I Regulations, Federal Power Act

Tax Developments

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  Vol 10, No. 1 1989

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

Federal Preemption Versus State Utility Regulation in a Post-Mississippi Era
     Clinton A. Vance and John S. Moot

Natural Gas Contracts Periodic Price Redeterminations: A Statistical Methodology With Preliminary Results
     Al H. Ringleb, Frances L. Edwards

A Negotiated Alternative to Mandatory Wheeling
     Megan A. Wallace

STUDENT NOTE

The Marketing Affiliate Rule of Order No. 497: To Whom Does it Apply?

BOOK REVIEW

The Courts’ View of Regulation at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
     reviewed by John E. Holtzinger, Jr.

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Environment

International Energy Transactions

Legislative and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

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  Vol 9, No. 2 1988

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Canada/United States Free-Trade Agreement and Trade in Energy
     Shelly P. Battram and Reinier H. Lock

Jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Over Utility Company Reorganizations and Sales of Utility Stock as Dispositions of Jurisdictional Facilities
     William D. DeGrandis

Competitive Bidding and Independent Power Producers: Is Deregulation Coming to the Electric Utility Industry?
     John Wyeth Griggs

The Requirement to Provide Wholesale Service Under the Federal Power Act: A Remedy of Continuing Vitality to Promote Efficiency and Prevent Discrimination
     David P. Yaffe

STUDENT NOTE

FERC Waiver of the Filed Rate Doctrine: Some Suggested Principles

BOOK REVIEWS

The 1988 Natural Gas Yearbook
     reviewed by Mary E. Baluss

Principles of Public Utility Rates
     reviewed by William B. Tye

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations – Supplemental Report

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Practice and Procedure

Regulations – Part I of the Federal Power Act

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  Vol 9, No. 1 1988

 

CONTENTS

Editor’s Page

ARTICLES

Reconstituting the Natural Gas Industry from Wellhead to Burnertip
     Richard J. Pierce, Jr.

The Chevron Deference Rule and Judicial Review of FERC Orders
     Jerome Nelson.

Will the Supreme Court Lose Patience with Prudence?
     Kevin F. Duffy

STUDENT NOTES & COMMENTS

Constitutional Problems with COBRA and the OBRA Fee Schedules?

Drawing the Line on Rate Conditions Under Section 7 of the Natural Gas Act: Northern Natural Gas Co. v. FERC

BOOK REVIEW

Public Land Law and Procedure
     reviewed by Clyde O. Matrz

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities

Energy Development – Federal Lands

International Energy Transactions

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Power Marketing Agencies

Regulations – Parts II and III, Federal Power Act

Tax Developments

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-8, 1980-1987

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  Vol 8, No. 2 1987

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

Planning for Wholesale Customer Loads in a Competitive Environment: The Obligation to Provide Wholesale Service Under the Federal Power Act
     J. A. Bouknight, Jr. and David B. Raskin

Wheeling and the Obligation to Serve
     Joe D. Pace

“Used and Useful”: Autopsy of a Ratemaking Policy
     James J. Hoecker

Competitive Access: A Comparative Industry Approach to the Essential Facility Doctrine
     William B. Tye

STUDENT NOTE

Take-or-Pay Thwarts the New Felmont Policy and Test for Abandonment: Consolidated Edison v. FERC

BOOK REVIEW

Natural Gas: Current Federal and State Developments
     reviewed by Wendell H. Adair, Jr.

Energy: Markets and Regulation
     reviewed by Stephen Reed

Briefly Noted

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Cogeneration and Smaller Power Production Facilities

Energy Research and Development

Environment

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Oil Pipeline Regulation

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  Vol 8, No. 1 1987

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Message

ARTICLES

Nantahala Affirms Narragansett – Whither Pike County?
     Walter W. Nixon, III and Dr. Robert E. Johnston.

The FERC’s New Rules of Discovery: A Welcomed Approach
     Harvey L. Reiter

The Electric Consumers Protection Act of 1986
     John D. Echeverria

STUDENT NOTES

A Test for Abuse Under NGPA Section 601(c)(2): Office of Consumers’ Counsel v. FERC

Civil RICO – The Pattern of Racketeering Requirement: Louisiana Power and Light v. United Gas Pipeline

BOOK REVIEWS

NEPA: Law and Litigation
     reviewed by Robert F. Riley

Case and Materials on the Law of Oil and Gas
     reviewed by David E. Pierce

South-East Asian Seas: Oil Under Troubled Waters. Hydrocarbon Potential, Jurisdictional Issues and International Relations
     reviewed by Edward R. Leihy

State Administrative Rule Making
     reviewed by Anthony C. Duenner

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

International Energy Transactions

Power Marketing Agencies

Tax Developments

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-7, 1980-1986

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  Vol 7, No. 2 1986

1986  

CONTENTS

President's Message

In Memoriam: Norman A. Flaningam

ARTICLES

FERC Order No. 451: Freedom (Almost) for Old Gas
     Charles H. Shoneman and Gerard R. McConnell

Narragansett Update: From Washington Gas Light to Nantahala
     Andrea J. Ercolano and Peter C. Lesch

Settlement Practice at the FERC: Boom or Bane
     Mary Ann Walker

STUDENT NOTES

Mississippi’s Ratable-Take Rule Preempted: Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Corp. v. State Oil and Gas Board

The Federal Power Act’s Municipal Preference: The Merwin Dam Dispute and Legislative Proposals to Amend Federal Hydro-Licensing Procedures

BOOK REVIEWS

Oil and Gas Law Cases and Materials
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

Antitrust & Regulated Industries
     reviewed by James A. Calderwood

Managing Natural Resources in a Federal State
     reviewed by Charles M. Darling, IV

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Regulations – Part I of the Federal Power Act

Regulations – Part II and III of the Federal Power Act

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  Vol 7, No. 1 1986

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

In Memoriam: G. Douglas Essy

ARTICLES

Recent Legal Developments and Legislative Trends in Federal Preference Power Marketing
     Clinton A. Vince and Nancy A. Wodka

Restructuring the Natural Gas Industry: Order No. 436 and Other Regulatory Initiatives
     John Wyeth Griggs

The Alcon Decision: Disincentive to Cogeneration
     Freddi L. Greenberg

Municipal Preference and the Private Hydropower Project Developer
     Lee M. Goodwin and Phillip G. Lookadoo

STUDENT NOTE

Elimination of Variable Costs From the Natural Gas Minimum Bills: Wisconsin Gas Co. v. FERC

BOOK REVIEWS

The Natural Gas Revolution of 1985
     reviewed by Mary Baluss

Law of Federal Oil and Gas Leases
     reviewed by Stephen D. Davis

Manual of United Kingdom Oil and Gas Law
     reviewed by Donald N. Zillman

Transportation and Marketing of Natural Gas: Update 1986
     reviewed by Steven H. Brose

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities

Ethics

Judicial Review

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Practice and Procedure

CUMULATIVE INDEX, Vol NOS. 1-6, 1980-1985

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  Vol 6, No. 2 1985

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Wholesale Service Obligation of Electric Utilities
     Floyd L. Norton, IV and Mark R. Spivak

Oil Pipeline Regulation: Has the FERC Finally Slain the Minotaur?
     Leonard L. Coburn

The Proposed Sea-Changes in Natural Gas Regulation
     Stephen F. Williams

Maryland People’s Counsel: Will It Spur Changes in FERC’s Regulation of the Natural Gas Industry?
     G. Philip Nowak and Brian P. Leitch

Aspn Skiing Co. v. Aspen Highlands Skiing: The Conduct Standard Under Section 2 of the Sherman Act
     J. A. Bouknight, Jr.

STUDENT NOTE

Contractual Liability of Pipelines for Damages Caused by Gas Supply Curtailments

BOOK REVIEWS

The Dimming of America: The Real Costs of Electric Utility Regulatory Failure
     reviewed by Robert A. O’Neil

Federal Regulation of Energy
     reviewed by G. William Stafford

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities

Environment

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Practice and Procedure

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  Vol 6, No. 1 1985

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

More Ado About Prehearing Discovery at FERC
     Isaac D. Benkin

The Narragansett Decision and Its Aftermath
     Carl D. Hobelman

The “Fraud, Abuse, or Similar Grounds” Exception Under Section 601(c)(2) of the NGPA
     Kathleen T. Puckett

BOOK REVIEW

The Regulation of Public Utilities
     reviewed by Steven H. Brose

Transportation and Marketing of Natural Gas
     reviewed by Stephen A. Herman

Cost of Capital
     reviewed by Jacob Goldberg

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Energy Research and Development

Federal Power Marketing Agency Ratemaking

Judicial Review

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Imports and Exports

Regulations Under Part I of the Federal Power Act

Tax Developments

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  Vol 5, No. 2 1984

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Impact on Gas Distribution Companies of Federally Approved Special Marketing Programs
     J. Richard Tiano and Richard P. Bonnifield

Farmers Union II: Sisyphus Starts Up the Hill Again
     Leonard L. Coburn

Consumer Access to Utility Mailings: First Amendment of Other Issues
     Peter W. Hanschen, Robert L. Harris and Shirley A. Woo

Separation of Functions at the FERC: Does the Reorganization of the Office of General Counsel Mean What is Says?
     Stephen R. Melton

Severance Taxes as an Issue of Energy Sectionalism
     John S. Lowe

The Impact of Indoor Air Quality on the Gas Industry
     Raymond A. Haik and JoAnne E. Hinderaker

BOOK REVIEW

Utility Holding Companies
     reviewed by John Myler

Oil and Gas Law in a Nutshell
     reviewed by Richard Noland

Inside Natural Gas
     reviewed by John T. Miller, Jr.

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Judicial Review

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Parts II and III of the Federal Power Act

Practice and Procedure

Tax Developments

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  Vol 5, No. 1 1984

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Message

ARTICLES

The Regulation and the Future Role of Direct Producer Sales
     Robert C. Means and Robert S. Angyal

Access to Electric Transmission and Distribution Lines
     Floyd L. Norton, IV and Michael B. Early

Constitutional Constraints on State Efforts to Control Oil During Emergencies
     Earle H. O’Donnell and Laurel W. Glassman

FERC’s First-In-Time Rule: An Impediment to Hydropower Development
     Barbara E. Schneider

FERC Electric Rate Primer
     Michael E. Small

BOOK REVIEW

Natural Gas Contracts
     reviewed by G. William Stafford

The Oil Follies of 1970-1980: How the Petroleum Industry Stole the Show (And Much More Besides)
     reviewed by Joseph P. Tromain

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities

Environment

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Natural Gas Imports and Exports

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Oil Pipeline Regulation

Regulation Under Part I of the Federal Power Act

Synthetic Fuels

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  Vol 4, No. 2 1983

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

Appropriateness of Imposing Common Carrier Status on Interstate Natural Gas Pipelines
     William A. Mogel and John P. Gregg

Indefinite Escalators: 1985 Does the FERC Have a “Stairway” Down
     J. David Hughes

The Inconstant Lady: Discovery in Administrative Adjudications and the Evidentiary Use of its Fruits
     Isaac D. Benkin

New Antitrust Issues in a Deregulated Environment: Access to Pipelines
     Stephen P. Mahinka and Janet Lee Johnson

The Long-Term Outlook for LNG Trade and Regulation in the United States
     G. H. Lawrence, David J. Munchow and Nelson Hay

Flexible Pricing and Other Partial Solutions to the Problems Faced by Gas Distributors
     Wendell Adair and David I. Bloom

NOTES

Has the Supreme Court Pulled the Rug from Under the FERC’s Electric and Natural Gas Regulation?

     Louis Flax

The Role of the States in Energy Regulation
     Michael Anderson

BOOK REVIEW

Gas Contracts
     reviewed by Sherman S. Poland

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Coal Conversion

Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities

Judicial Review

Practice and Procedure

Regulation Under Part I of the Federal Power Act

Regulation Under Parts II and III of the Federal Power Act

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  Vol 4, No. 1 1983

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

Federal Electric Preference Power Marketing in the 1980’s: Developing Legal Trends
     L. Clifford Adams, Jr., Clinton A. Vince and Alan I. Robbins

Enforcement at the FERC: Considerations for the Practitioner
     Marilyn L. Doria and Gary Lloyd

Oil Pipeline Regulation After Williams: Does the End Justify the Means?
     Brian D. O’Neill and George M. Knapp

Conscripting State Regulatory Authorities in a Federal Electric Rate Regulatory Scheme: A Goal of PURPA Partially Realized
     John T. Miller, Jr.

BOOK REVIEW

Global Insecurity
     reviewed by Edward J. Grenier, Jr.

Energy Decision Making
     reviewed by Morton L. Simons

Oil and Turmoil
     reviewed by Jacob Goldberg

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Imports and Exports

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Oil Pipeline Regulation

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  Vol 3, No. 2 1982

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Case for Petroleum Pipeline Deregulation
     Leonard L. Coburn

Contract Negotiations Under PURPA and the Impact of Recent Developments on Transactions Between Electric Utilities and Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities
     G. Philip Nowak

Applying the Energy Property Concept Under the Windfall Profit Tax
     Randall C. Smith

NOTE

A Colloquoy on the Trial of a Case Before the FERC: The Administrative Law Judge’s Perspective

REPORTS OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL

National Energy Policy – The Department of Energy’s Perspective
     R. Tenney Johnson

The New Trial Program at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
     Charles A. Moore

BOOK REVIEW

FERC Practice and Procedure Manual
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulations

Regulations – Parts II and III, Federal Power Act

Synthetic Fuels

Tax Developments

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  Vol 3, No. 1 1982

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

Introducing Competition Into the Electric Industry: An Economic Appraisal
     Joe D. Pace and John Landon

The Case Against the Use of the Capital Asset Pricing Model in Public Utility Ratemaking
     Joe Chartoff, George W. Mayo, Jr. and Walter A. Smith Jr.

Wheeling for Cogeneration and Small Power Production Facilities
     J. Richard Tiano and Michael J. Zimmer

Selection of Projects for Financial Assistance by the United States Synthetic Fuels Corporation
     John G. Reed

BOOK REVIEW

Regulation of the Natural Gas Industry
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Coal Conversion

Environment

Legislation and Regulatory Reform

Natural Gas Curtailments

Natural Gas Imports an Exports

Natural Gas Rates and Accounting Regulations

INDEX TO Vol NOS. 1 AND 2

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  Vol 2, No. 2 1981

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Future of Gas Energy
     David J. Muchow

The Legal History and Economic Implications of Oil Pipeline Regulation
     Peter Navarro and Thomas R. Stauffer

Marketing Synthetic Fuels: The Roles of Federal Regulation and the Synthetic Fuels Corporation
     J. William W. Harsch and James H. Holt

The Future of the Department of Energy’s Coal Conversion Program
     Edward L. Lublin

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Oil Pipeline Regulations

Certificate and Authorization Regulations Under the Natural Gas Act

Legislation

Rules of Practice and Procedure

FERC Physical Facilities and Services

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  Vol 2, No. 1 1981

 

CONTENTS

Editor's Page

ARTICLES

Financing U.S. Energy Development: An Economist’s Perspective
     Peter Navarro

After the EPAA: What Oil Allocation and Pricing Authorities Remain?
     Earle H. O’Donnell and Laurel W. Glassman

Availability and Use of Discovery at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission: the Need for Modernization
     Peter C. Kissell and Laurence Roscher

NOTES

The Role of Expropriation in the Formation of the OPEC Cartel

     James K. Hickel

Office of Consumers’ Counsel v. FERC

     Robert C. Satrom

BOOK REVIEW

Energy Future: Report of the Energy Project at the Harvard Business School
     reviewed by William A. Mogel

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Coal Conversion

Environment

Judicial Review

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Natural Gas Imports and Exports

Regulations – Part I Federal Power Act

Regulations – Parts II and III Federal Power Act

Tax Developments

 

 

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  Vol 1, No. 2 1980

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

A Billion Here, A Billion There – A Review and Analysis of Synthetic Fuels Development Under Title I of the Energy Security Act
     Dana C. Contratto

Crude Oil “Windfall Profit” Tax Act of 1980
     John S. Logan

Considering the Cogeneration Commitment: Do Government Incentives Tip the Scales?
     D. Jane Drennan

The DOE National Power Grid Recommendations: Unreliable Guides for the Future Organization of the Bulk Electric Power Industry
     John T. Miller

The Relationship Between DOE and FERC: Innovative Government or Inevitable Headache?
     Edward J. Grenier, Jr. and Robert W. Clark III

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Research and Development

Regulations Under Part I of the Federal Power Act

Legislation

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  Vol 1, No. 1 1980

 

CONTENTS

President's Message

ARTICLES

The Emerging Federal Role in Gas Distribution Company and End-User Regulation
     Wendell H. Adair, Jr. and David I. Bloom

Beyond the Stopwatch: Determining Appellate Venue on Review of FERC Orders
     Nicholas W. Fels

Interlocking Director Positions: An Area of Concern for Electric Utilities
     Richard M. Merriman and J. Richard Tiano

Hydroelectric Facilities Licensing – A FERC Jurisdictional Primer
     G. Douglas Essy

The FERC Adjustments Process Under Section 502(c) of the Natural Gas Policy Act of 1978
     Richard P. Noland and William H. Penniman

SUBMITTED COMMITTEE REPORTS

Antitrust

Coal Conversion

Environment

Natural Gas Certificate and Authorization Regulation

Natural Gas Curtailments

Natural Gas Imports and Exports

Natural Gas Liquids Pricing and Allocation

Natural Gas Rate and Accounting Regulations

Regulations – Parts II and III of the Federal Power Act

Tax Developments

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