Jupiter Energy Corp. v. Federal Energy Regulatory Comm'n

ELR Citation: ELR 20080
No(s). 04-60041 (5th Cir. Apr 13, 2005)

The Fifth Circuit vacated the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC's) decision that two natural gas pipelines perform a "transportation" function rather than a "gathering" function, thereby subjecting them to FERC jurisdiction's under the Natural Gas Act. Natural gas flows from gathering pip...