FERC down to just one panel member

By Staff reporter 4 July 2017

The five-member panel of the United States Federal Regulatory Energy Commission (FERC) will be down to one commissioner after one of the last two members leaves this Friday.

The departure of Democrat Colette Honorable from FERC leaves Acting Chairwoman Cheryl LaFleur as the panel’s sole member. FERC has been without a minimum three-member quorum since February, leaving many gas and LNG projects and utility mergers in limbo waiting for approvals.

"There’s no doubt that in order to realize the Trump administration’s vision of a ‘golden...

Log in or register for a free trial to continue reading this article

Already a subscriber?

If you already have a subscription, sign in to continue reading this article.

Sign in

Not a subscriber?

To access our premium content, you or your organisation must have a paid subscription. Sign up for free trial access to demo this service. Alternatively, please call +44 (0)20 3004 6203 and one of our representatives would be happy to walk you through the service.

Sign up