| Entity : Army Corps of Engineers (4)
| Subject : Accounting & Reporting Requirements (3)
|Joint EEI-AWEA Motion to Extend Filing Period Regarding FERC NOI on Interconnection and Transmission Facilities|
Joint motion of the EEI and the AWEA to extend the period for filing comments in response to the FERC notice of inquiry NOI regarding open access and priority rights on interconnection facilities,
|Comments on the EPA notice of proposed settlement agreement to address lawsuits requiring rulemaking under the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines|
EEI comments on the EPA notice of proposed settlement agreement and request for public comment to address lawsuits filed in the U.S.Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, “EnerNOC, et al v. EPA,” that would require rulemaking under the RICE NESHAP
|Letter to House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence in Support of H.R. 3523, the "Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011"|
Letter from EEI President Thomas R. Kuhn to the Honorable Mike Rogers, Chairman, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, U.S. House of Representatives, in support of H.R. 3523, the "Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011,"
| Subject : General (1)
|Comments on Compensatory Mitigation for Losses of Aquatic Resources NOPR|
EEI comments on DOD, EPA proposed rule concerning compensatory mitigation for losses of aquatic resources (71 Fed. Reg. 15520, March 28, 2006; Docket No. EPA-HQ-OW-2006-0020 and/or RIN 0710-AA55).
| Entity : Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) (12)
| Subject : General (12)
|Comments on the CFTC’s Proposed Rule on Utility Operations-Related Swaps with Utility Special Entities|
EEI comments on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC’s) Proposed Rule regarding the Exclusion of Utility Operations-Related Swaps with Utility Special Entities from De Minis Threshold for Swaps with Special Entities (RIN 3038-AE19; 79 Fed. Reg. 31238, June 2, 2014).
|Comments on the CFTC Review of Swap Data Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements |
EEI comments on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC's) reporting and recordkeeping rules regarding the use of swaps to hedge and mitigate commercial risk (RIN 3038-AE12; 79 Fed. Reg. 16689, March 26, 2014).
|Joint Coalition Letter on the CFTC’s Position Limits for Derivatives Deliverable Supply Proposal|
Joint letter by a coalition of organizations, including EEI, sent to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), regarding position limits for derivatives, urging a determination on current estimated deliverable supply for each of the 28 physical commodities covered by the proposal (RIN No. 3038-AD99; 78 Fed. Reg. 75,680, December 12, 2013).
|Joint Association Comments on the Roundtable for Dodd-Frank End User Issues|
Joint comments by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC’s) public roundtable, held on April 2, 2014, to discuss Dodd-Frank end user issues.
|Joint EEI-EPSA Comments on CFTC’s Position Limits for Derivatives Proposed Rule|
Joint comments and recommendations by EEI and the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) provided in response to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) notice of proposed rulemaking (Proposed Rule) concerning position limits on derivatives (RIN 3038–AD99, 78 Fed. Reg. 75680; December 12, 2013).
|Comments on the CFTC’s TAC Meeting Notice on Swap Data Repository Reporting|
EEI comments in response to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC’s) notice of the Technology Advisory Committee (TAC) meeting, held September 12, 2013, regarding data standardization in the context of swap data repository (SDR) reporting (78 Fed. Reg. 50040, August 16, 2013).
|Joint EEI-NRECA-APPA-EPSA-AGA Comments to the CFTC in Support of the Working Group Request Regarding the Reporting Date for Swap Transactions|
Joint comments by Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), the American Public Power Association (APPA), the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA), and the American Gas Association (AGA) in support of the Request for No-Action Relief Extending the current April 10, 2013 compliance date for reporting swap transactions under Parts 43, 45, and 46 of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (Commission) regulations submitted by the Commercial Working Group (Working Group) on March 1, 2013.
|Joint EEI-NRECA-APPA-EPSA Comments to the CFTC in Support of the Working Group Request Regarding the Compliance Date for Reporting Trade Options|
Joint comments by Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), the American Public Power Association (APPA) and the Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in support of the request for no-action relief extending the compliance date for reporting trade options submitted by the Commercial Working Group (Working Group) on March 1, 2013.
|EEI views on a framework for various approaches, including use of markets, to enhance cost-effectiveness of, and promote, mitigation actions as contained in Decision 2/CP.17 on “Outcome of the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Longterm Cooperative Actio|
Joint comments of EEI and the EPSA in response to the CFTC’s and the SEC’s joint final rule on the further definition of ‘‘Swap,’’ ‘‘Security-Based Swap,’’ and ‘‘Security-Based Swap Agreement’’;
|Comments on the CFTC’s “Aggregation, Position Limits for Futures and Swaps” Proposed Rulemaking|
EEI comments in response to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC's) notice of proposed rulemaking regarding “Aggregation, Position Limits for Futures and Swaps” (RIN 3038–AD82; 77 Fed. Reg. 31767, May 30, 2012).
|Joint EEI-EPSA-NRECA-APPA Comments on the CFTC Commodity Options Interim Final Rule |
Joint comments of (EEI), the Electric ower Supply Association (EPSA), the (NRECA), and the (APPA) submitted in response to the (CFTC's) commodity options interim final rule (RIN 3038-AD62; 77 Fed. Reg. 25320, April 27, 2012).
|Joint EEI-NRECA-LPPC-EPSA Comments on the Joint CFTC-OCC-FRB-FDIC-SEC Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Regarding Hedge Funds and Private Equity Fund -- Proposed Rules to Implement Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Act, the Volcker Rule|
Joint comments of the EEI, the NRECA, the LPPC and the EPSA on restrictions on proprietary trading and certain interests in and relationships with hedge funds and private equity fund.
| Entity : Congress (25)
| Subject : Critical Energy Infrastructure Information (1)
|Joint APPA-EEI-EPSA-NRECA Letter to the Senate Regarding Cyber Security Legislation|
Joint letter from the (APPA), (EEI), (EPSA), and (NRECA), sent in reference to the letter from Chairman Rockefeller, Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, to Fortune 500 companies regarding cyber security legislation.
| Subject : Energy Efficiency & Retail Markets (2)
|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?”
|Senate Energy Efficiency Programs Testimony|
Testimony of James E. Rogers, Chairman, CEO and President Duke Energy on behalf of Duke Energy and the Edison Electric Institute at Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Energy hearing on Energy Efficiency Programs.
| Subject : Environmental Policy (2)
|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.
|Response to Dingell-Boucher Letter Soliciting Input on Greenhouse Gas Policy Issues|
EEI response to the Dingell-Boucher letter of February 27, 2007, urging the House Energy and Commerce Committee to afford the power sector and others input on greenhouse gas policy issues prior to mark-ups.
| Subject : Finance & Tax Policy (4)
|Letter To All U.S. Senators Commenting on Three Tax Provisions Critically Important To All Shareholder-Owned Electric Utilities|
Letter sent to all U.S. senators supporting the goals of corporate tax reform, commending Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch for their commitment to reform the tax code, and commenting on three tax provisions critically important to all shareholder-owned electric utilities.
|Statement for the Joint Senate Hearing on Tax Reform and the Tax Treatment of Capital Gains|
EEI statement, for the record, for the joint hearing before the Senate Committee on Finance and the House Committee on Ways and Means, United States Congress, on “Tax Reform and the Tax Treatment of Capital Gains.”
|Joint Coalition Letter Urging Congressional Action on Pension Plan Stabilization Rules|
Joint letter by a coalition of companies and trade associations, including EEI, sent to all members of the U.S. Congress, urging immediate action to stabilize funding interest rate rules for private-sector pension plans
|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.
| Subject : General (7)
|Joint Letter to the House Urging PBGC to Oppose Pension Premium Increases|
Joint letter signed by 68 companies and associations, including EEI, that was sent to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging members to oppose any efforts to further increase premiums paid to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) by sponsors of single-employer defined benefit plans.
|Joint Letter to the Senate Urging PBGC to Oppose Pension Premium Increases|
Joint letter signed by 68 companies and associations, including EEI, that was sent to members of the U.S. Senate urging members to oppose any efforts to further increase premiums paid to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) by sponsors of single-employer defined benefit plans.
|Letter to the House In Support of H.R. 1900, the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act|
Dear Representative letter, sent on behalf of EEI’s member companies, in support of H.R. 1900, the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act, which would help expedite the construction of natural gas pipelines by providing for timely consideration of licenses, permits and approvals required under federal law.
|Statement at the House Hearing on The Future of the CFTC: End-User Perspectives|
Statement of Richard McMahon, on behalf of the Edison Electric Institute, at the hearing on “The Future of the CFTC: End-User Perspectives” before the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, Committee on Agriculture, U.S. House of Representatives.
|Letter to Senate Subcommittee Chairman Mikulski on the Public Safety Broadband Network, Smart Grid Interoperabilitv and Cybersecurity Standards, and STEM Funding|
EEI President Tom Kuhn letter to Chairman Barbara Mikulski, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, Committee on Appropriations, U. S. Senate, sharing views on the new nationwide