FERC Floats Third Transmission Proposal As Glick Prepares To Depart

December 15, 2022
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is floating its third proposal this year to ease deployment of transmission projects considered critical for integrating clean energy, with the latest plan clarifying the agency’s power to second-guess states’ veto of projects in national corridors, in line with the 2021 infrastructure law. The Dec. 15 proposal also would allow for simultaneous processing of federal “pre-filing” proceedings and state applications for the projects. FERC commissioners agreed to solicit comment on the proposal -- despite...

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