Washington, DC (September 18, 2014). The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) today reacted with disappointment in the U.S. Circuit Court decision not to rehear en banc the decision issued in May to vacate the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Order 745. “We are disappointed but not surprised about this decision,” said Katherine Hamilton, Executive Director of […]
Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) supports the recent U.S. Circuit Court decision (South Carolina Public Service Authority, et al, v FERC, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, No. 12-1232) to uphold the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Order 1000, requiring regional transmission planning that would […]
Michael Panfil of Environmental Defense Fund blogs in Intelligent Utility about the importance of a rehearing of the U.S. Circuit Court ruling on FERC’s Order 745. Panfil discusses the potential negative impact of this ruling, the importance of demand response, and the need to uphold Order 745. Read full story here.
The Advanced Energy Management Alliance was featured in a Utility Dive article about the U.S. Circuit Court decision to vacate FERC Order 745. AEMA members and the Maryland Public Service Commission were bullish about the market and prospects for demand response. Frank Lacey, Board member of AEMA, of Comverge was quoted extensively, as was Tim […]
Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 08, 2014. In a rare show of unity in response to a U.S. Circuit Court decision (USCA Case #11-1486) to vacate Order 745–the landmark order from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) –state utility regulators, electric grid operators, demand response providers, industrial consumers, and consumer advocates all filed to request a […]
ROSSLYN, Va., July 1, 2014—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced today that it supports the decision of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to request a rehearing by the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in Electric Power Supply Association v. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. On May 23, the court vacated […]
Washington, DC (July 1, 2014)–The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) today issued a statement in support of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) decision to request a rehearing en banc of the U.S. Court of Appeals decision of May 23 (USCA Case #11-1486) that vacated FERC Order 745 – a landmark order that recognized the […]
Smart Grid News ran a blog by Mike Gordon who stresses that vacating Order 745 in theory only impacts a sliver of the market but that it could have enormous implications on the rest of the demand response markets by setting precedent on FERC jurisdictional issues. Frankly, that is the fear of FERC Commissioners and […]
A recent Switchboard blog by NRDC’s Allison Clement and John Moore, makes a strong case for the benefits of demand response. Given the court ruling to vacate FERC Order 745 that created a wholesale market for demand response, more cogent arguments such as this are needed. Read entire blog post here.
Today the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced that it would seek a rehearing en banc for the May 23 decision to vacate FERC’s Order 745. The AEMA is not surprised that FERC stood by its jurisdictional grounds and is pleased that Acting Chairman LaFleur took the positive decision to fight the ruling. See the […]