FERC has approved a new Reliability Standard to address Geomagnetic Disturbances (GMDs).
FERC, CFTC, and State Energy Law Developments
Morgan Lewis Energy attorneys presented this webinar to discuss the proposed CIP-014-1 Reliability Standard, which will impose, for the first time, physical security requirements on transmission facilities.
New proposals aim to reduce regulatory burden on generation developers.
Please join us for a one-hour webinar to discuss proposed industry reforms designed to increase coordination of the gas and electric markets.
On March 20, 2014, FERC approved a proposal By the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) to revise the definition of bulk electric system (BES), finding that the proposed definition improves reliability By focusing on core facilities that present the greatest risks of reliability failure.
Cyber attacks are increasingly becoming a regular part of an electric utility’s day-to-day business risks.
On November 22, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) issued Order No. 791,  approving comprehensive revisions to the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Reliability Standards.
Energy partner Stephen M. Spina will speak at Law Seminars International’s two-day conference, Developing Transmission in the Northeast.
In response to President Barack Obama’s recent executive order, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed a draft Cybersecurity Framework, which outlines the core cybersecurity activities, implementation guidelines, and risk management objectives for a robust cybersecurity program.
Energy of counsel George Billinson will be speaking at the American Conference Institute’s 8th National Forum on Energy Trading Compliance and Regulatory Enforcement.