FERC Can Order Fed. Power Co. Repayment, DC Circ. Says

Law360, New York (May 19, 2017, 2:03 PM EDT) -- The D.C. Circuit said Friday that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission wrongly concluded that it couldn't make the federally owned Bonneville Power Administration pay back a power producer's refunds that FERC determined should never have been made.

An appeals court panel backed FERC's order that Chehalis Power Generating LLC, which operates a gas-fired power plant in Washington state, was entitled to recover refunds the agency originally ordered it to pay to Bonneville because its rates weren't just and reasonable after FERC later determined those refunds weren't...
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Case Title

TNA Merchant Projects, Inc. v. FERC

Case Number



Appellate - DC Circuit

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Date Filed

January 14, 2013

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