Albany Eng'g Corp. v. Federal Energy Regulatory Comm'n

ELR Citation: ELR 20286
No(s). 07-1162 (D.C. Cir. Nov 28, 2008)

The D.C. Circuit reversed and remanded a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) order allowing states to regulate the reimbursement of "headwater benefits" from downstream hydropower plants to upstream dam operators. To enable upstream firms to recoup part of the cost of conferring headwater be...