We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Appellate Court Vacates FERC Pipeline Case Again

Law360 (March 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A determination by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding the function of two Jupiter Energy Corp. natural gas pipelines has once again been overturned and remanded by an appellate court.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled Thursday that FERC failed to provide a sufficient explanation for its second determination that Jupiter’s two offshore pipelines were used for transmission instead of gathering, as the natural gas company had claimed. The same appellate court vacated a similar determination in April 2005.

Jupiter, which...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.