|2/24/2012||Comments on DOE’s NOPR on Implementing Federal Power Act Section 216(h), Regarding Coordination of Federal Authorizations for Siting and Permitting Interstate Electric Transmission Facilities |
EEI comments in response to the U.S. (DOE) notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) for implementing Federal Power Act (FPA) section 216(h), which was enacted as part of section 1221 of the of 2005 (EPAct),
|9/12/2011||Comments on FERC’s NOI Regarding Promoting Transmission Investment Through Pricing Reform|
EEI comments in response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC’s) notice of inquiry (NOI) on promoting transmission investment through pricing reform under Order No. 679, regarding implementation of section 1241 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005) (Docket No. RM 11-26-000; 76 Fed. Reg. 30869, May 27, 2011).
|10/10/2008||Comments on Interim Final and Proposed Rules on DOE's Lead Agency Responsibilities for Siting Interstate Electric Transmission Facilities|
EEI comments on the interim final and proposed rules implementing new Federal Power Act (FPA) section 216(h), enacted as part of section 1221 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct05), concerning DOE's “lead agency” responsibilities for siting interstate electric transmission facilities (73 Fed. Reg. 54456, Sept. 19, 2008; and, 73 Fed. Reg. 54461, Sept. 19, 2008).
|7/16/2008||Comments on Energy Conservation Standards for Refrigerated Bottled or Canned Beverage Vending Machines ANOPR|
EEI comments on DOE's advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANOPR), "Energy Conservation Standards for Refrigerated Bottled or Canned Beverage Vending Machines" (Docket No. EERE-2006-STD-0125; 73 Fed. Reg. 34094, June 16, 2008).
|5/1/2008||Statement before Senate hearing on electric utility holding company regulation|
EEI statement by David K. Owens, EEI Executive Vice President, Business Operations, before the United States Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing to examine the adequacy of state and federal regulatory structures for governing electric utility holding companies, May 1, 2008.
|4/15/2008||Statement on the West-wide Energy Corridor Process|
EEI Statement on “The West-wide Energy Corridor Process: State and Community Impacts” submitted for the Joint Hearing Record of the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources and the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, April 15, 2008.
|3/24/2008||Request for Rehearing and Clarification of FERC Order on Blanket Authorization Under FPA|
EEI Request for Rehearing and Clarification of FERC Final Rule on Blanket Authorization Under Federal Power Act (FPA) Section 203 (Order No. 708, Docket No. RM07-21).
|2/14/2008||EEI Comments on Draft PEIS for the Designation of Western Energy Corridors|
EEI comments in response to the draft programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS) prepared by the Departments of Energy, the Interior, Agriculture, and Defense in support of the proposed designation of energy corridors on federal land in 11 Western states DOE/EIS-0386), as required by Section 368 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct05).
|2/5/2008||Oral Statement on Western Energy Corridors Draft PEIS|
Oral Statement of Richard M. Loughery, EEI Director, Environmental Activities at the February 5, 2008 public hearing in Washington, DC on the Western Energy Corridors Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS).
|9/6/2007||Comments on FERC's Blanket Authorization Under FPA Section 203 NOPR|
EEI comments in response to FERC's blanket authorization under Federal Power Act (FPA) section 203 notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) (Docket No. RM07-21-000; 72 Fed. Reg. 41640, July 31, 2007).
|9/6/2007||Comments on FERC's Cross-Subsidization Restrictions on Affiliate Transactions NOPR|
EEI comments in response to FERC's cross-subsidization restrictions on affiliate transactions notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) (Docket No. RM07-15-000; 72 Fed. Reg. 41644 on July 31, 2007).
|8/23/2007||Reply Comments on FERC's Natural Gas Transparency NOPR|
Reply comments of EEI and the Alliance of Energy Suppliers regarding FERC's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the transparency provisions of section 23 of the Natural Gas Act (NGA), which was added by the transparency provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005) (Docket Nos. RM07-10-000 and AD06-11-000, 72 Fed. Reg. 20791, April 19, 2007).
|8/20/2007||Comments on DOE Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products NOPR|
EEI comments on DOE's notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) on the federal procurement of energy efficient products (Docket No. RIN 1904-AB68; 72 Fed. Reg. 33696, June 19, 2007).
|7/11/2007||Comments on FERC's Natural Gas Transparency NOPR|
Comments of EEI and the Alliance of Energy Suppliers regarding FERC's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on the transparency provisions of section 23 of the Natural Gas Act (NGA), which was added by the transparency provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005) (Docket Nos. RM07-10-000 and AD06-11-000, 72 Fed. Reg. 20791, April 19, 2007).
|6/12/2007||Joint Letter Opposing Hinchey-Murtha-Wolf Amendment|
Letter sent to Members of the House of Representatives by EEI, the American Public Power Association, American Wind Energy Association, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, and the Nuclear Energy Institute in opposition to the Hinchey-Wolf-Murtha amendment to FY 2008 Energy and Water Appropriations denying DOE funding for making national interest electric transmission corridor designations under EPAct 2005.
|6/12/2007||Joint Letter Supporting Motion to Strike Title I and Title II of H.R. 2337|
Letter sent to Members of the House Committee on Natural Resources by EEI, the American Public Power Association, and the Western Business Roundtable, urging lawmakers to support a motion to strike Title I and Title II of H.R. 2337, the “Energy Policy Reform and Revitalization Act of 2007” (includes Section 103 which raises new barriers to the siting of electric transmission lines).
|6/3/2007||Comments on Proposed Revisions to Electric Power Survey Forms|
EEI comments on EIA's proposed revisions to electric power survey forms EIA-411, 423, 767, 826, 861, 906, 920 and 923 (72 Fed. Reg. 16337, April 4, 2007).
|6/1/2007||Comments on the Draft Fourth U.S. Climate Action Report|
EEI comments on the draft fourth U.S. Climate Action Report for submission, pursuant to articles 4.2 and 12 of the Framework Convention on Climate Change (FCCC) and the decision of the FCCC’s Conference of the Parties at its eighth session (Decision 4/CP.8), to the FCCC’s secretariat (72 Fed. Reg. 25676, May 4, 2007; extension granted at 72 Fed. Reg. 27349, May 15, 2007).
|5/28/2007||Comments regarding the Draft Criteria for ENERGY STAR Residential Water Heaters|
EEI comments regarding the Draft Criteria for ENERGY STAR Residential Water Heaters that was published on May 2, 2007.
|5/24/2007||Statement Before the Senate on Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives|
EEI statement for the record before the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure on the topic of “Energy Efficiency: Can Tax Incentives Reduce Consumption?”
|5/24/2007||Brief in EEI v. Occupational Safety & Health Administration|
Brief of petitioner EEI in the United States Court Of Appeals for The Third Circuit court case, Edison Electric Institute, Petitioner, v. Occupational Safety & Health Administration, Department Of Labor and Elaine L. Chao, Secretary, United States Department Of Labor, Respondents, for review of hexavalent chromium final rule (Case No. 06-2604).
|5/23/2007||Letter to Congressman Rahall on Section 103 of HR 2337 on Energy Corridors for Transmission Siting|
EEI President Tom Kuhn letter to Congressman Rahall expressing concern with Section 103 of HR 2337, the "Energy Policy Reform and Revitalization Act of 2007," which repeals Section 368 of the "Energy Policy Act of 2005" (EPAct), which requires the designation of energy corridors across federal lands to assist in the future siting of transmission facilities.
|5/18/2007||Joint Brief in State of New Jersey, et al., v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency|
Joint brief of state respondent-interveners, industry respondent-interveners and state amicus, including EEI, in State of New Jersey, et al., Petitioners, v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, Respondent, in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, on petition for review of the EPA final Clean Air Mercury Rule (CAMR) (Case No. 05-1097; and consolidated cases).
|5/17/2007||Comments on Initial Report of the RGGI Emissions Leakage Multi-State Working Group|
EEI comments on the preliminary report of Multi-State Working Group evaluating potential emissions leakage in RGGI.
|5/12/2007||Letter to House and Senate Supporting Reduced Tax Rates on Capital Gains and Dividends|
Letter highlighting the success of the 2003 tax law that reduced tax rates on capital gains and dividends, signed by 81 companies and organizations, including EEI and 32 of its member companies, and sent to all members of the House and Senate.
|4/30/2007||Reply Comments in Standards of Conduct for Transmission Providers NOPR|
EEI reply comments in response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on standards of conduct for transmission providers (Docket No. RM07-1-000).
|4/24/2007||Response to Barton-Hastert Letter of March 20, 2007|
EEI responses to climate policy questions sent to EEI by Representatives Barton and Hastert of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee.
|4/13/2007||Comments on FTC's Appliance Labeling Proposed Rule|
EEI comments on FTC's appliance labeling rule amendments (R511994, 16 CFR Part 305, 72 FED. REG. 6834, February 13, 2007).
|4/11/2007||Statement at STB Public Hearing on Rail Capacity and Infrastructure Requirements|
Statement of William M. Mohl, Vice President, Commercial Operations, Entergy Services, Inc., on behalf of EEI, at the Surface Transportation Board (STB) public hearing on "Rail Capacity and Infrastructure Requirements" held April 11, 2007 (STB Ex Parte No. 671).
|3/30/2007||Comments on DOE's Draft Distributed Generation (DG) Study|
EEI comments on DOE's draft "Study of the Potential Benefits of Distributed Generation and Rate-Related Issues that May Impede Their Expansion," an analysis called for by Section 1817 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct) (72 Fed. Reg. 9318, March 1, 2007).